Re-Thinking the Past to Illuminate the Future

Saturday, 21 July 2018: 10:30-12:20
RC56 Historical Sociology (host committee)
RC07 Futures Research

Language: English

The reflection about experiences such as colonization, slavery, westernization, and other critical historical events are crucial elements not only to understand the present, but also to conceive of the future. Looking at past processes and situations sociology can contribute to identify the limits and opportunities actors confront.
Session Organizer:
Elisa REIS, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
John CONNOLLY, Dublin City University, Ireland
Oral Presentations
Internal Multiple Modernities: The Korean Aperture
Kyung-Sup CHANG, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea
When the Past Teach Us about the Future, the Case of Israel/Palestine Power Sharing
Lev GRINBERG, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Ben Gurion University, Israel