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Sociology: Events


2019 / 2020

Date / Time Details Where
1 Jul 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: Title TBA
Speaker: Dr Sharon Quah # University of Wollongong (Australia)
Violet Laidlaw Room (6th floor CMB)
13 May 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: TBA
Speaker: Dr Alice Dias Lopes # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw CMB 6.02
29 Apr 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: Emotionally Reflexive Labour in Palliative Care
Speaker: Dr Rebecca Olson # University of Queensland
Practice Suite CMB 1.12
22 Apr 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: Market devices, commensuration and the social formations of taste. On the social constitution of economic markets
Speaker: Prof Jukka Gronow # University of Helsinki
Practice Suite CMB 1.12
25 Mar 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: Structuring sustainable practices: The impact of university infrastructure and services on students’ habitual behaviours
Speaker: Dr Rachel Howell # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw Room, CMB 6.02
5 Feb 2020 2:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Reflections on the Comparative Historical Sociology of Empire
Speaker: Peter Fibinger Bang # University of Copenhagen; Speaker: John Hall # McGill University; Speaker: Fei Zheng # Shanghai University of Political Science and Law; Speaker: Antranik Dakessian # Hagazian University
G.02, 19 George Square
29 Jan 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: Alternative celebratory gatherings in Scotland as ‘festive commoning’—a grounding for radical politics?
Speaker: Dr Sophia Woodman # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw Room, CMB, 6.02
13 Nov 2019 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Layers of Culture: Minds, Institutions, Nations, Civilisations
Speaker: Professor Liah Greenfeld # Boston University
Usha Kasera Lecture Theatre (Old College)
11 Nov 2019 5:00pm - 6:30pm Seminar: The World Nationalism Made
Speaker: Professor Liah Greenfeld # Boston University
G.07 Meadows Lecture Theatre (Old Medical School)
31 Oct 2019 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Detecting Meaningful Multi-word Expressions in Political Text
Speaker: Prof Ken Benoit # London School of Economics
Practice Suite CMB 1.12
16 Oct 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm Seminar: Narrow Fairways: Getting Ahead and Falling Behind in the New India
Speaker: Prof Patrick Inglis # Grinnell College
Practise Suite CMB 1.12