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  • XVIII INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM – CIVILIZATIONS PROCESSES (SIPC) INTERDEPENDENCIES IN PROCESS 16 to 19 November 2020 – Bogotá, Colombia

    The National University of Colombia and Corpovisionarios together are organizing the next International Symposium of Civilizing Processes (SIPC) to be held in Bogotá from 16th to 19th of November 2019. The SIPCs were born in 1996 thanks to a Brazilian initiative and they are bei ... Read More

    Last edited on:16,Jul 2019 03:16:38 by Norbert Elias Foundation

  • Norbert Elias and Catherine Deneuve …

    Florence Delmotte has written a short essay on "Norbert Elias, Catherine Deneuve and gender equality", now published online in an English translation: https://booksandideas.net/Norbert-Elias-Catherine-Deneuve-and-Gender-Equality.html  Read More

    Last edited on:25,Mar 2019 11:11:26 by Stephen Mennell

  • Doing Things Differently: Workshop in Honour of Eric Dunning

    On 1-3 July 2019, an interdisciplinary workshop in honour of the life and work of the late Professor Eric Dunning has been organised by Jan Davies, Laurie Parsons and Will Davies, all of the University of Leicester. The workshop will run from the 1st–3rd July 2019 and is suppor ... Read More

    Last edited on:27,Feb 2019 01:20:21 by Jason Hughes

  • Eric Dunning: An Appreciation

    Eric Dunning, b. 27 December 1936; d. 10 February 2019 Professor Eric Dunning of the University of Leicester, distinguished sociologist, prominent advocate of the process-sociological perspective, and founding father of the sociology of sport, has died after a long illness. ... Read More

    Last edited on:18,Feb 2019 11:05:45 by Stephen Mennell

  • Funeral of Eric Dunning

    Michael Dunning confirms that his father's funeral will take place at 3.30 pm (GMT) on Friday 1st March at Great Glen Crematorium. The address is: London Road Great Glen Leicester LE8 9DJ All are welcome. Stephen Mennell Read More

    Last edited on:15,Feb 2019 12:06:57 by Stephen Mennell