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Tower Center LCLD Latino/a Research Grants–deadline April 15, 2018

DEADLINE EXTENDED: The deadline for the Tower Center/LCLD Latino/a Research Grants has been extended to April 15, 2018. We will send notifications by June 15, 2018. Awarded grants will be disbursed Fall 2018. Please contact Danielle Lemi (dlemi@latinocld.com) and Jennifer Cook (jcook@latinocld.com) if you have any questions. 

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Call for Papers: Edited Collection, Complexities of Researching with Young People

CALL FOR PAPERS FOR EDITED COLLECTION Complexities of Researching with Young People http://complexitiesofresearchwithyoungpeople.com/ Editorial team: Dr Paulina Billett (La Trobe University), Dr Justine Humphry (University of Sydney) and Dr Matt Hart (University of Leicester) Please send 300 to 500 word

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University of Maryland School of Public Policy: Summer 2018 graduate course in Paris

For-Credit Summer Graduate Course Understanding and Synthesizing Evidence-Based Research Summer 2018 Paris, France The University of Maryland School of Public Policy will offer a for-credit international graduate course on understanding and synthesizing evidence-based research in Summer 2018. Classes will be held in Paris,

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Call for Papers: “Critical Feminist Exits, Re-Routings, and Institutional Betrayals in Academia”

CALL FOR PAPERS “Critical Feminist Exits, Re-Routings, and Institutional Betrayals in Academia” a Special Issue of Feminist Formations Full papers due February 15, 2018 Edited by Marta Maria Maldonado and Katja M. Guenther While universities often identify diversity as an important concern

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ASA is looking for information on how sociologists are involved in supporting nonprofits and public sector organizations

ASA (American Sociological Association) President Eduardo Bonilla-Silva has recently been publicly engaged in promoting the work of sociologists as data-based and empirical (see http://www.asanet.org/news-events/asa-news/asa-president-eduardo-bonilla-silva-responds-chief-justice-john-roberts for his defense of sociology against Chief Justice Roberts’ claim that our discipline is “gobbledygook”). ASA is

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Rapaport Center: Human Rights Working Paper Series–Call for Papers

Human Rights Working Paper Series Dedicated to interdisciplinary and critical dialogue on international human rights law and discourse, the Rapoport Center’s Working Paper Series (WPS) publishes innovative papers by established and early-career researchers as well as practitioners. The goal is

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Call for proposals for research grants on policy with implications for Latina/os: Southern Methodist University

Dear Colleagues, The John Goodwin Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University and the Latino Center for Leadership Development are excited to share a call for proposals for research grants for up to $10,000 for scholarly research projects that have policy implications for

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Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP) 2018 Call for Papers and More Information

CALL FOR PAPERS The Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP) invites submissions for the 68th Annual Meeting, to be held August 10-12, 2018, at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel in Philadelphia, PA.  This year’s theme selected by President Luis A.

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European Review of Applied Sociology: Call for Papers

The Editors of European Review of Applied Sociology invite authors to contribute with articles to issue no. 15/2017. Manuscripts are expected to be submitted at eras.editor@gmail.com. For guidelines on manuscript preparation, please visit the Author Guidlines. European Review of Applied Sociology is a double-blind peer-reviewed

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RFP: Small Cities 2018 Conference–“Vulnerable Communities”

See the full RFP: SmallCities2018 SMALL CITIES CONFERENCE 2018 May 11-12, 2018 • Ball State University Alumni Center Vulnerable Communities: RESEARCH, POLICY, & PRACTICE Deadline for submissions:  November 1, 2017 SOCIAL AND POLITICAL UNEASE surrounding wide differences in regional economic

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