Comparative Sociology: Theory and Methods

Monday, 16 July 2018: 10:30-12:20
RC20 Comparative Sociology (host committee)

Language: English

This session is open to papers on theoretical and methodological issues in comparative sociology.  Papers may consider a theorist or concept, or propose or illustrate methods in comparative sociology.  Papers that review and assess different theoretical or methodological approaches are also welcome.
Session Organizer:
David L. WEAKLIEM, University of Connecticut, USA
Oral Presentations
There Is No Such Thing As Practice Theorie without Comparative Sociology
Franka SCHAFER, Department of Sociology, FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany
The International Social Survey Programme – a Resource for Comparative Analyses
Christof WOLF, GESIS Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences, Germany
Distributed Papers