The Legacy of Georg Simmel. Part II

Wednesday, 18 July 2018: 15:30-17:20
RC16 Sociological Theory (host committee)

Language: English

2018 marks the 100 year anniversary of the death of Georg Simmel. We invite submissions that reflect on the ongoing relevance of Simmel's work for social theory.
Session Organizer:
Daniel SILVER, University of Toronto, Canada
Oral Presentations
Between Social Spaces
Sida LIU, University of Toronto, Canada
The Social Type of the Adventurer and Its Relation to the Unexpectedness of Events
Simon LAFONTAINE, Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Simmel's Eternal Returns
Dominika PARTYGA, London School of Economics, United Kingdom
Credit Cultures: The Business Letter and the Conversation
Anni GREVE, Roskilde University Department of Social Sciences and Business, Denmark
Distributed Papers
Simmel and the Formation of the Modern Individual
Rodrigo MOTA ALBUQUERQUE DE OLIVEIRA, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil
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