Recent Quantitative Research in Comparative Sociology, I

Thursday, 14 July 2016: 10:45-12:15
Location: Hörsaal 30 (Main Building)
RC20 Comparative Sociology (host committee)

Language: English

This session welcomes comparative research in any area of sociology using quantitative analysis. The research may be based on cross-national surveys, official records, or archival data, and may use either large-N and small-N comparisons.
Session Organizer:
David L. WEAKLIEM, University of Connecticut, USA
What We Need to Know about Cross-Country Equivalence When Studying Gender Differences in Labour Market Outcomes
Artur POKROPEK, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland; Joanna SIKORA, Australian National University, Australia
More Necessary and Less Sufficient: An Age-Period-Cohort Approach to over Education in a Comparative Perspective.
Louis CHAUVEL, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg; Eyal BAR-HAIM, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Labor Market Flexibilization and Low-Wage Employment in Germany, Austria and Switzerland: Between Transformative and Incremental Change?
Roland VERWIEBE, University of Vienna, Austria; Nina-Sophie FRITSCH, University of Vienna, Department of Sociology, Austria
Between the Global and the National Culture: The Double Social Structure of Listening Music Habits
Jordi LOPEZ, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain; Omar LIZARDO, University of Notre Dame, USA
Comparative Analysis of Labor Market Segmentation Between Argentina and Spain
Pedro LOPEZ-ROLDAN, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
The Legitimacy of Euthanasia in Europe: Socio Cultural Heritage, Law and Religion As Boundaries of Personal Autonomy in a Multilevel Analysis
Tilo BECKERS, Heinrich-Heine-Universitat Dusseldorf, Germany; Pascal SIEGERS, GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Germany
Gender Role Attitudes in Mediterranean Countries: Does a Common Pattern Really Exist?
Malina VOICU, GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Germany; Vera LOMAZZI, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy
Revisiting the Spirit-Level Theory: It's Competition, Not Inequality
Leonie STECKERMEIER, Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Germany; Jan DELHEY, Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Germany
Pre- and Post-War Ukraine
Inna VOLOSEVYCH, GfK Ukraine, Ukraine
In Social Capital We Trust?
Joonmo SON, National University of Singapore, Singapore; Qiushi FENG, National University of Singapore, Singapore
City Growth and Decline Cycles: A Comparative World-Systems Approach
Hiroko INOUE, University of California - Riverside, USA
Political Inequalities and the Formation of Russian Ethnic Minorities in Post-Soviet States (1993 – 2014). Comparative Study.
Olena OLEKSIYENKO, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland