Sociology

  • American Sociological Association (ASA) ASA is dedicated to advancing sociology as a scientific discipline and profession serving the public good. ASA provides services to its members and promotes the vitality, visibility, and diversity of the discipline. ASA aims to articulate policy and implement programs likely to have the broadest possible impact for sociology now and in the future.
  • Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology (AACS) The purpose of AACS is to provide a meeting ground for individuals interested in the application of sociological knowledge; enhance the understanding of the interrelationship between sociological knowledge and sociological practice; advance theory, research, methods, and training; and promote the use of applied and clinical sociology.
  • Association for Humanist Sociology (AHS) AHS is a community of sociologists, educators, scholars, and activists who share a commitment to using sociology to promote peace, equality, and social justice. AHS strives to be an active support network for humanist sociologists and other scholars committed to humanist values.
  • Canadian Council on Social Development (CCSD) CCSD partners and collaborates with all sectors (not-for-profit, philanthropic, government and business) and communities to advance solutions to today‚Äôs toughest social challenges. The mission of CCSD is nation building through evidence, collaboration and design.
  • Centre for Social Justice The Centre conducts research, education and advocacy to narrow the gap in income, wealth and power; brings together people for greater equality and democracy; supports social movements; offers a non-partisan perspective; and uses creative communications to educate Canadians about public policies.
  • Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA) COSSA promotes sustainable federal funding for and widespread use of social and behavioral science research and federal policies that positively impact the conduct of research. Membership includes professional and disciplinary associations, scientific societies, colleges and universities, and research centers and institutes.
  • H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online H-Net creates and coordinates networks with the common objective of advancing teaching and research in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. H-Net is committed to pioneering the use of new content management and communication technology to facilitate the free exchange of academic ideas and scholarly resources.
  • International Sociological Association (ISA) The ISA a non-profit association formed for scientific purposes in the field of sociology and social sciences. The ISA was founded in 1949 under the auspices of UNESCO. The goal of the ISA is to represent sociologists everywhere, regardless of their school of thought, scientific approaches or ideological opinion, and to advance sociological knowledge throughout the world.
  • International Visual Sociology Association (IVSA) IVSA is devoted to the visual study of society, culture, and social relationships. The purpose of IVSA is to promote the study, production, and use of imagery, visual data, and visually-oriented materials in teaching, research, and applied activities, and to foster the development and use of still photographs, film, video, and electronically transmitted images in sociology and other related fields.
  • Rural Sociological Society (RSS) The RSS is a professional social science association that promotes the generation, application and dissemination of sociological knowledge. The Society seeks to enhance the quality of rural life, communities, and the environment. Membership in the RSS includes people employed in universities, industry, all levels of government, NGOs, and private agencies.
  • The International Rural Sociology Association (IRSA) The objectives of the IRSA are to: foster the development of rural sociology; further the application of sociological inquiry to the improvement of the quality of rural life; and provide a mechanism whereby rural sociologists can generate dialogue and useful exchange.
  • The Society for Phenomenology and the Human Sciences (SPHS) SPHS are engaged with the philosophical tradition of phenomenology and other related perspectives. Members of SPHS seek to promote inquiry on the bridge between phenomenology and related philosophies, address methodological and theoretical issues, and study lifeworld activities and practices.
  • The Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP) SSSP is an an interdisciplinary community of scholars, practitioners, advocates, and students interested in the application of critical, scientific, and humanistic perspectives to the study of vital social problems. Many members are social scientists by training, and teach in colleges and universities. Membership is open to anyone who supports SSSP's goals.
  • The Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction (SSSI) The SSSI is an international professional organization of scholars interested in the study of a wide range of social issues with an emphasis on identity, everyday practice, and language.

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Sociology (Posted 08/15/18)
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