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News @ Hofstra University: Professor Elected President of the International Sociological Association

September 26, 2014

Dr. Margaret Abraham, sociology professor and special advisor to the provost on diversity initiatives, has been elected president of the International Sociological Association (ISA) for a 2014-2018 term. Founded in 1949 under the auspices of UNESCO, ISA is a non-profit association for scientific purposes. More here.







Global Dialogue Newsletter: The ISA Goes from Strength to Strength

September 2014

This summer marked the International Sociological Association’s 18th World Congress of Sociology held in Yokohama (July 13-19). Meticulously organized by the Japanese Local Organizing Committee in collaboration with the ISA Secretariat, 6,087 registrants met for the biggest event in the history of the association. More here.