Monthly Archives: January 2013

The issue 27 of our newsletter is out!

The latest issue of RC51 newsletter is now ready for download.

In this issue:

  • 12th International Conference of Sociocybernetics: (Merida,  Yucatán, México) 2nd CALL FOR PAPERS
  • Sharing knowledge, findings and work in progress   Steps Towards Establishing a Task Force on the  Management of  Complex Organizations    (by Bernd R. Hornug)
  • Citizen Involvement in the  Electronic Design of Public Policies: A  Sociological Analysis of the e‐Cognocracy Implementation in the  Town of Cadrete  (by Leandro Aramburu)
  • We  are  getting  ready for… XVIII ISA WORLD CONGRESS OF  SOCIOLOGY (YOKOHAMA‐ 2014). CHECK THE CALL FOR PAPERS!!!  (by Chaime Marcuello)
  • Book Reviews (by Bernd R. Hornung):
    • Making social change by David Flynn and Jim Hay
    • Complejidad y Ciencias Sociales by José A Amozurrutia
  • Announcements and other publications
    • Constructivist Foundations Volume 8: Niklas Luhmann and his  relevance for constructivism edited by Alexander Riegler & Armin  Scholl
    • Observing Law through Systems Theory by R.Nobles and D. Schiff
    • Overview of the ABC of Harmony by Leo Semanshko
  • IFSR and ISA Event information

The latest issue, as well as the archive of previous issues, in PDF format is available from our newsletter page.

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XVIII ISA World Congress or Sociology – Call for sessions

It’s never to early to plan a world congress. Especially a very large one such as the one organized every four years by the International Sociological Association.

The next congress will be held in Yokohama, Japan from 13-19 July 2014.

RC51 will be present with 18 sessions.

If you have a special interest topic to propose and you want to volunteer to organize one of this session please send your proposal by March 20, 2013 to the Program Coordinator, and to the RC51 Secretary Czeslaw MESJASZ, and RC51 President Eva BUCHINGER,

Before submitting please take a moment to read the full call for sessions.


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