193 Social Positioning in Comparative/Historical Perspective

Wednesday, August 1, 2012: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
OB 31 (Faculty of Economics)

WG02 Historical and Comparative Sociology (host committee)
RC05 Racism, Nationalism and Ethnic Relations

Language: English
Session Organizers:
Manuela BOATCA, Freie Universitšt Berlin, Germany and Vilna Bashi TREITLER, City University of New York, USA
Chair:
Trica KEATON, Vanderbilt University, USA
The ethnic project: How racial fiction buttresses ethnic factions (Oral)
Vilna Bashi TREITLER, City University of New York - The Graduate Center, USA

Lima Barreto's thought on race and migration: One exception in the Brazilian debate of the First Republic
Romulo FILIZZOLA NOGUEIRA, Universidade Federal Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ethnic identity patterns in rural Turkey: Life histories of lazi and Hemshin women (Oral Presentation)
Mehtap TOSUN, Middle East Technical University, Turkey; Elif UYAR, Middle East Technical University, Turkey; Meral AKBAS, Middle East Technical University, Turkey