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New Announcements: 2/14/2020

Award Nominations (Gordan Hirabayashi Book Award, Best Article Award, Best Graduate Student Paper Award) Due March 1 Details for submitting a nomination Self-nominations welcome! More new and important work on human rights: Book by section member, Alice Margaria The Construction … Continue reading

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Winter 2020 Section Newsletter

In this issue: Letter from the Chair by Elizabeth Heger Boyle Reflection on the Trump Administration by Cecilia Menjívar Corporate Influence Threatens Human Rights in Communities Nationwide by Jackie Smith Rights Under Siege: A Graduate Student Perspective by Julia Schoonover Northeastern Syria Caught Between Trump’s … Continue reading

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2019 Summer Newsletter: Fragile Democracies

Downloadable PDF: HR Newsletter – Final (Large File) Fragile Democracies A Message from the Newsletter Co-Editors This Summer Newsletter is dedicated to thinking through the relationship between human rights in the age of fragile democracies. We believe that this is … Continue reading

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Follow the ASA Section on Human Rights

Dear ASA Section on Human Rights, To continue to maintain a lively section, announcements, job postings, and our section newsletter will be sent to our members on a monthly basis. Per the chair’s message (Brian Gran) in our fall 2018 … Continue reading

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ASA Section on Human Rights Newsletter, Fall 2018

Downloadable PDF: ASASectiononHumanRights_Fall2018Newsletter ­Table of Contents A Message from the Chair Message from Editors of the Spring 2019 ASA Section on Human Rights Newsletter FEATURES 2018 The Gordon Hirabayashi Human Rights Book Award 2018 Best Scholarly Article 2018 Graduate Student … Continue reading

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ASA Section on Human Rights – 2018 Conference Activities

Hope to see our members and interested members at our section events! 1686 – Joint Reception: Section on Comparative-Historical Sociology; Section on History of Sociology; Section on Global and Transnational Sociology; and Section on Human Rights Sat, August 11, 6:30 … Continue reading

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Gifting Membership

Re: Give gift memberships now—Time is running out! Dear Sociology of Human Rights Section Members, The last day to give gift memberships to the Sociology of Human Rights section is July 31. This is an inexpensive way to support graduate … Continue reading

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