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  • Elias Conference, Brussels, 5-8 December 2018

    Global Interdependencies: What’s new in the human society of individuals? The political and academic relevance of Norbert Elias’s work today  Brussels, Université Saint-Louis – Bruxelles 5–8 December 2018 The Research Centre in Political Science (CReSPo) ... Read More

    Last edited on:19,Dec 2017 05:54:17 by Stephen Mennell

  • Kilminster conference: The Sociology of Sociology in Long-term Perspective

    Invitation to: The Sociology of Sociology in Long-term Perspective: A conference in honour of Richard Kilminster Dear Colleague, You are warmly invited to attend a special two-day conference: The Sociology of Sociology in Long-term Perspective: A conference in honour of Ric ... Read More

    Last edited on:13,Dec 2017 02:35:49 by Stephen Mennell

  • Comparative-historical sociology and ‘crackpot realism’

    A special issue of the online journal Human Figurations has been published on the theme of ‘Comparative-historical sociology as antidote to the “crackpot realism” of the twenty-first century’. The engaging term ‘crackpot realism’ was coined by C. Wright Mills in The S ... Read More

    Last edited on:01,Oct 2017 04:24:49 by Stephen Mennell

  • Eros und Thanatos — new book by Hans-Peter Waldhoff

    (For our valued German readers.)   Hans-Peter Waldhoff Eros und Thanatos als Triebkräfte des Denkens Psychoanalytische und erkenntniskritische Perspektiven   Etwa 120 S. · br. · EUR 19,90 ISBN 978-3-95832-137-3 (erscheint 1.9.2017)   ... Read More

    Last edited on:25,Aug 2017 02:41:22 by Arjan Post
    Eros und ThanatosHans-Peter WaldhoffNew book

  • Fashion, beauty and Elias

    The journal Critical Studies in Fashion & Beauty is looking for contributions to the study of fashion, body, beauty, identity and appearance. This flagship fashion journal of Intellect Books launched 8 years ago, spearheaded a successful series of visual culture journals ... Read More

    Last edited on:19,Aug 2017 04:42:30 by Stephen Mennell