Second WPE focuses on Community and Spatial aspects
The second WPE will explore community and spatial aspects of exclusion and will be hosted by Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic, on September 8th 2017. Presenting new research and policy insights, the event will provide opportunities for debate, discussion and new learning. It will bring together European researchers and policy stakeholders to explore how places can make a difference in combating old-age disadvantage.
Download the Policy Seminar Programme here.
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Post date: 12 September 2017
Call for Abstracts: Population indicators and the politics of expectations
XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology: Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections,
Session host: RC41 Sociology of Population
In the sociology of quantification, the relevance of population numbers in democratic politics and democratic representation was among the earliest issues addressed. A basic assumption in this line of reasoning is that there is an inherently political dimension to what seems to be... Read more
Post date: 01 June 2017