Sociology and Anthropology

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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SOAN hosts DC Sociological Society

Founder's Hall, #716
September 4, 2014, 6:30 PM

SOAN hosts the DC Sociological Society's Presidential Address by Professor Johanna Bockman on Thursday, September 4th, 2014 starting at 6:30pm at Arlington campus (Virginia Square Metro station). Her address is titled "Sociology in DC, Sociology of DC: Studying Gentrification."

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(RE)VISIONS OF THE FUTURE: Public Sociology, Environmental Justice, & the Crisis of Climate Change, 4th Annual Public Sociology Conference

October 18, 2014

The graduate students of the Public Sociology Program at George Mason University organize an annual conference that critically engages contemporary social problems with diverse publics. This year’s conference engages the robust field of environmental justice and the contemporary crisis of climate change. We invite papers and session proposals—from students, scholars, practitioners, policymakers and activists, alike—that focus on the social impacts of environmental changes and the ongoing and emerging efforts to shape and reshape our future.

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