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2016 / 2017

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30 Mar 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Co-Existence or Conflict? The Role of Environmental Movements in the Oil-Tourism Interface in the North Atlantic
Speaker: Dr. Mark CJ Stoddart # Memorial University; Hosted by: Canadian Studies/Sociology/Sustainable Development # University of Edinburgh
CMB Common Room (6th floor)
29 Mar 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Trends in Informal Caregiving for Disabled Older Americans, 1982-2012
Speaker: Dr. Alexander Janus # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
22 Mar 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: How Protesting Depends on Peers: U.S. Students in the 1960s
Speaker: Professor Michael Biggs # University of Oxford; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
1 Mar 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Settling in a Global City: Transnational Practices and Cosmopolitan Openness in Sociality Patterns
Speaker: Elisavet Tapini # Middlesex University; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st Floor Practice Suite (CMB 1.12)
26 Jan 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Living in a Post-Truth World: The Problematic Status of Expertise in Advanced Democracies
Speaker: Professor Steve Fuller # University of Warwick; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
Staff room (6th floor CMB)
18 Jan 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Liquidity fetish and the future of finance
Speaker: Professor Matthias Thiemann # Goethe University; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
7 Dec 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: The home as business -macroeconomy and microspaces
Speaker: Dr Darja Reuschke # University of Southampton; Introduced by: Dr Gil Viry # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
9 Nov 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Cooperation rather than competition in industrial organisations: Albion W. Small’s underestimated view
Speaker: Dr Guillaume Vallet # Université Pierre Mendès, France; Introduced by: Dr Gil Viry # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
2 Nov 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Peeping into the State: How the Failed Coup in Turkey Broke the State’s Spell and What This Means for Us, the Mortals?
Speaker: Professor Tuna Kuyucu # Bogazici University; Introduced by: Andreas Zaunseder # University of Aberdeen; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
26 Oct 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Digital Natives and Dead Trees: The Future of Reading, Why We’ve Been Worrying about the Wrong Things, and What We Should Be Worried About
Speaker: Professor Wendy Griswold # Northwestern University; Introduced by: Dr Angelica Thumala # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
12 Oct 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: Creating social activists: the emotional dynamics of bringing the political into the personal
Speaker: Professor Deb King # Flinders University; Introduced by: Dr Mary Holmes # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
1st floor practice suite (CMB 1.12)
13 Sep 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm Seminar: Social Change of the Longue Duree: A Theory and Its Applications
Speaker: Professor Dingxin Zhao # University of Chicago; Introduced by: Dr Lilli Riga # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 2 (CMB ground floor)
12 Sep 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Roundtable: The Rise of Protestantism in Post-Mao China: State and Religion in Historical Perspective
Speaker: Dr Yanfei Sun # Zhejiang University; Introduced by: Dr Lilli Riga # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Sociology # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: School of Divinity # University of Edinburgh
18 3F2 Buccleuch Place
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