Challenges for Professionalism: Transformations, Inequalities and Ethics

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 414
RC52 Sociology of Professional Groups (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Christiane SCHNELL, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
Jens-Christian SMEBY, Oslo and Akershus University College, Norway
Managerial Doctors: Medical Technocracies Revisited (Oral Presentation)
Helena SERRA, University of Lisbon, ISEG-SOCIUS, Portugal

Weber's Ethic of Responsibility As a Framework for Professional Ethics (Oral Presentation)
Harald A. MIEG, Humboldt-Universitaet, Germany

The (vanishing?) Role of Phronetic Professions Faced By New Public Management in Dealing with Political Problems: Doctors, Architects, Magistrates (Oral Presentation)
Florent CHAMPY, National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Centre de recherche Technique, Organisations, Pouvoir (CERTOP - Toulouse), France

New Ethics of French Employment Advisers and Their Clients Coping with the Unemployment Trap (Distributed Paper)
Lynda LAVITRY, Aix Marseille University/LEST, France

New Ethics of Russian Ecologists: Myth or Reality? (Distributed Paper)
Olga MAMONOVA, Russian Society of Sociologists, Russia; Irina SOSUNOVA, VNIITE, Russia

Labour Market Experts and Their Professional Practices: Technologies of Self-Control of Job Placement Professionals (Distributed Paper)
Frank SOWA, Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Germany; Ronald STAPLES, Friedrich-Alexander-University, Germany

Street Level Brokers: Shrinking the Occupation of Despachantes in an Era of Global Managerialism (Distributed Paper)
Maria da Gloria BONELLI, Sao Carlos Federal University, Brazil