Theorizing Legacy: Does the Past Have Power over Political Events

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 7:30 PM-8:50 PM
Room: 304
RC16 Sociological Theory (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Mabel BEREZIN, Cornell University, USA
Industrial Heritage and Memory : A Case Of Miike Coal Mine (Oral Presentation)
Yusuke MATSUURA, Kumamoto university, Japan

The Streets of Papunya: Walter Benjamin and Art History (Oral Presentation)
Vivien JOHNSON, University of New South Wales, Australia

Legacies of the Sichuan Earthquake: Disasters As Past and Present Political Events (Oral Presentation)
Bin XU, Florida International University, USA

The Communist Legacy As a Self-Transforming Social and Semiotic Structure (Oral Presentation)
Tomasz ZARYCKI, University of Warsaw, Poland

Foundational Political Myths in Divided Societies: The Case of Montenegro "CANCELLED" (Oral)
Petar MARKOVIC, University of Donja Gorica, Montenegro, Montenegro

Social Justice, Philanthropy and Ecology: The Symbolical Legacy of Brazilian's NGOs (Distributed Paper)
Fernando LIMA NETO, Pontifícia Universidade Católica, Brazil

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