The Legacy of Georg Simmel. Part I

Monday, 16 July 2018: 17:30-19:20
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
Simmel's Influence on American Sociology Since 1975
Milos BROCIC, University of Toronto, Canada; Daniel SILVER, University of Toronto, Canada
Simmel’s Assessment of Cybersociety
Deena WEINSTEIN, DePaul University, USA
The Propertied and the Poor in the Big City: From Parsons to Park Via Naegele
Thomas KEMPLE, University of British Columbia, Canada
Georg Simmel’s Thought and the Sociology of Public Opinion
Yukichi HONJI, Univerity of Tokyo, Japan
Distributed Papers
Simmel and the Issue of Autonomy in Modern Societies
Ilaria RICCIONI, Free University of Bozen,, Italy
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