Pain and Social Suffering Around the World

Monday, July 14, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: Booth 53
RC55 Social Indicators (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Ronald ANDERSON, University of Minnesota, USA
Suffering and Capabilities in Chile (Oral Presentation)
Francisca DUSSAILLANT, Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile; Eugenio GUZMAN, Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile, Chile; Pablo GONZALEZ, Universidad de Chile, Chile

The Advent of Vulnerability: Socioeconomic Insecurities and Feelings of Social Isolation in Contemporary Japan (Oral Presentation)
Carola HOMMERICH, Institute for Japanese Studies , Japan

A Tale of Two Sorrows: Hurricane Katrina, Parenting Trouble, and the Politics of Suffering (Oral Presentation)
Ara FRANCIS, College of the Holy Cross, USA

Buddhism and Critical Social Science on the Causes of Suffering: Towards a Dialogue (Oral Presentation)
Ruben FLORES, National Research University, Russia

Undeserved Unhappiness: A Comparison of Philippines and Japan (Oral Presentation)
Leo Rando LAROZA, Social Weather Stations, Philippines

Practices for Fertilization of Life in a National Sanatorium for Hansen's Disease (Oral Presentation)
Masayo ARIZONO, Ritsumeikan University, Japan

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