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Extended Deadline 2016 Abstracts

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  • February 9, 2016 at 7:20 pm

The deadline to submit abstracts for the 2016 RSS Annual Meeting in Toronto has been extended. The new deadline is Tuesday, February  16 11:59pm (EST).

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Population Research Interest Group Graduate Student Paper Award

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  • January 28, 2016 at 7:39 pm

The Population Research Interest Group  of the Rural Sociological Society is soliciting submissions for a graduate student paper award in the areas of rural demography and population studies. The paper should be related to the broad interests of the population Research Interest group.  Click the following link for more  RSS Pop RIG Grad Student Paper Award_2016 CFP.

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Natural Resources Research Interest Group 2016 Graduate Student Award

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  • January 28, 2016 at 6:48 pm

The Natural Resources Research Interest Group (NRRIG) of the Rural Sociological Society is soliciting submissions for a graduate student paper award in the area environmental or natural resources social science. The paper should be related to the broad interests of the NRRIG. Click the following link to read more RSS NRRIG Grad Student Awards_2016

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Cynthia Duncan – Author Meets Critics

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  • December 14, 2015 at 8:49 pm

Cynthia (Mil) M. Duncan will meet the critics to discuss Words Apart: Poverty and Politics in Rural America, Second Edition. Worlds Apart was first published in 1999 find out how Blackwell, Dahlia, and Gray Mountain have changed or not since then. Date and Time to be announced.  

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David Grusky – Plenary Speaker

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  • November 24, 2015 at 9:14 pm

David B. Grusky, Professor of Sociology at Stanford University, Director of the Center on Poverty & Inequality, the California Welfare Laboratory, and Recession Trends, and coeditor of Pathways Magazine and the Social Inequality Series will be join us.  

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