The Emergence of Sociology in an Interdisciplinary Context – Nothing but Success?

Friday, July 18, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: 313+314
RC08 History of Sociology (host committee)
WG02 Historical and Comparative Sociology

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Wolfgang KNÖBL, University of Göttingen, Germany and Yutaka KOYAMA, University of Tokyo, Japan
Jose Mauricio DOMINGUES, IESP-UERJ, Brazil
From Hegel to Weber: The Peculiar Relationship Between German Historiography and Sociology in the Long 19th Century (Oral Presentation)
Wolfgang KNÖBL, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany

Debating Civilizations: Sociology and The Inter-Disciplinary Field Of Civilizations Analysis (Oral Presentation)
Jeremy SMITH, University of Ballarat, Australia

The Influence of Sociology on Establishing Social Hygiene in Germany (1890-1920) (Oral Presentation)
Christina MAY, Georg-August-Universitaet Goettingen, Germany

A Life-Long Response to Talcott Parsons: The Global Sociology of Goran Therborn – a Critical Yet Friendly Appraisal (Distributed Paper)
Sven HORT, Seoul National University, South Korea; Gunnar OLOFSSON, Forum for the study of Professions, Linnaeus University, Sweden, Sweden

Postcolonial Sociology: An Oxymoron or a Border Crossing? (Distributed Paper)
Nacira GUÉNIF-SOUILAMAS, University Paris 8, France