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CFP NRRG Session

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  • February 1, 2016 at 6:37 pm

Extraction, Inequality and Social Responses Rural Sociological Society Annual Meeting, Toronto, August 7-10 Session Organizers: Weston M. Eaton (PSU) and Jessica Ulrich-Schad (SDSU) (NRRG Co-chair and Chair) This session invites papers on a range of natural resource sociology topics, centering around the NRRG’S focus on the human dimensions of natural resources extractive industries, and rural [...]

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Graduate students awards and deadlines!!!

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  • February 1, 2016 at 4:26 pm

The following link has some of  the imminent deadlines for the  graduate students awards. You can encourage your graduate students to apply. Click the following link for details Notices for Call for Papers and deadlines

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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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Call for papers

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  • December 17, 2015 at 4:41 pm

Details of  the Call for Papers  towards the RSS  annual conference is Available. Click the link below. 2016 RSS Annual Meeting Call for Papers  

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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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