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  • Call for papers – Norbert Elias and Sociology of Childhood

    Norbert Elias and the Sociology of Childhood will be edited by Tatiana Savoia Landini (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil) Norman Gabriel (University of Essex, United Kingdom), and published by Palgrave. Since its emergence in the 1990s, the growing field of Child ... Read More

    Last edited on:12,Aug 2020 04:04:32 by Stephen Mennell

  • Call for Papers: Historical Social Research – Special Issue Digital Transformation(s)

    Guest Editors: Jannis Hergesell, Stefanie Büchner, Jannis Kallinikos   There is broad consensus in both academic and public discourse that the omnipresent transformation process subsumed under the term “digitalization” is one (if not the major) dominant driving force ... Read More

    Last edited on:02,Mar 2021 01:15:31 by Norbert Elias Foundation

  • Online PhD Workshop: Thinking With Elias – Norbert Elias and Social Research

    Open Call for Participants The Norbert Elias Foundation and European Center for the Study of Culture and Inequality (ECCI) are organizing an online PhD workshop ‘Thinking With Elias: Norbert Elias and Social Research’ to be held in June, 2021. The event will bring togethe ... Read More

    Last edited on:08,Feb 2021 05:25:26 by Stephen Mennell

  • CfP: The State, Organisations, and Established–Outsider Relations

    European Sociological Association 15th ESA Conference in Barcelona / Spain, 31 August–03 September 2021 Research Stream 18 (RS18): The State, Organisations, and Established–Outsider Relations This stream considers the relationship between the state and other organizations ... Read More

    Last edited on:19,Dec 2020 02:44:35 by Stephen Mennell

  • The Norbert Elias Book Prize 2020

    As members of the jury for the Norbert Elias Book Prize 2020, we were greatly impressed by the range and quality of the nine books, all published in 2018 and 2019, that were nominated for our consideration. All were to a greater or lesser extent influenced by the sociology of Nor ... Read More

    Last edited on:24,Nov 2020 06:31:18 by Norbert Elias Foundation
    Elias Essay PrizeJapanMartial artsPrizeRaúl Sánchez GarcíaSyria

  • Short Process Reflections on the Pandemic 2.

    The last post outlined the overlapping cooperative and competitive pressures that have come to the front stage during the current Corona-Zeiten (a time phrase used by the German media that directly translates as corona times). Time phrases like Corona-Zeiten are examples of huma ... Read More

    Last edited on:22,Sep 2020 03:24:32 by Alexander Mack