3rd ISA Forum of SociologyThe Third ISA Forum will be convened in Vienna, Austria, 10-14 July 2016 on the theme: The Futures We Want: Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World. This theme encourages a forward-orientation in empirical, theoretical, and normative research to tackle the problems and opportunities that cut across international borders.

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A fabulous conference hosted by colleagues at UNAM in Mexico City in February 2016 … a full schedule of diverse sessions planned for the Third ISA forum in Vienna in July 2016 … planning currently underway for the XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology entitled ‘Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses and Responsibilities’ to be held in Toronto, Canada, July 15-21, 2018. For further details see: http://www.isa-sociology.org/world-congresses.htm.