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                                                         2018 CSA Conference Schedule

 

Program Schedule – Friday, November 9, 2018
Registration: 8:00am-5:00pm, Courtyard
Meeting Rooms Mediterranean Terrace Renaissance Salon A Renaissance Salon B Ho-O-Kan Santa Barbara Dignitaries Parlor
Session 1

9:00am-10:30am

 

1A

Labor, Exploitation, & Working-Class Resistance

 

1B

Undergraduate Research

(organizer: Alicia Gonzalez)

1C

Ethnic Identity, Resilience, and Resistance

 

1D

Teaching in Higher Education and Social Change

1E

Policing Citizenship along the U.S.-Mexico Border

 

1F

Sexual Harassment and Political Activity

 

Session 2

10:45am-12:15pm

2A

Pedagogical Practices for Sociology

 

2B

Global Social Change 1

2C

Student Research Session

(organizer: Hernan Ramirez)

2D

Graduate Student Roundtable: Research on Social Organization

 

2E

Indigenous Peoples: Historical Perspectives

 

2F

 

Lunch Break: 12:15pm-1:30pm
Session 3

1:30-3:00pm

 

3A

What about us? Adjunct Faculty on College Campuses

 

3B

The Media: Sensationalism at an All Time High

 

 

3C

Undergraduate Research and Social Change (organizer: Corina Diaz)

 

3D

Immigrant Inclusion and Exclusion in the U.S.

 

3E

Social Science and Globalization

3F

Sociological Potpourri I

Session 4

3:15-4:45pm

4A

Religion and Society

4B

Deviant Subcultures

 

 

4C

Current Issues in Latino Research

4D

Community and Identity

4E

Research Poster Session

(organizer: Brianne Davila)

 

4F

Social Movements

5:00-8:00pm—Spanish Art Gallery

Plenary Session: Student Awards, Keynote Address, Reception Buffet

 

Program Schedule – Saturday, November 10, 2018
Registration: 8:00am – 1:45pm, Courtyard
Meeting Rooms Mediterranean Terrace Renaissance Salon A Renaissance Salon B Ho-O-Kan Santa Barbara Dignitaries Parlor
Session 5

9:00am-10:30am

 

5A

Global Social Change II

5B

Advances in Microsociology and Social Psychology

 

5C

Making Sociology Matter (Graduate Student Session)

5D

Applied Sociology for Change

5E

Gringo Injustice in the 21st Century: An Insider’s Perspective

 

5F

Researching (Im)Migrant Experiences (Graduate Student Session)

 

Session 6

10:45am-12:15pm

6A

Sociological Potpourri

II

6B

This is America: White Supremacy, the Media, and Modern Racism

 

6C

Latina Experiences in the Academy

 

6D

Global Political Economy

6E

Sociological Theory

6F

Race and Ethnicity: Issues and Concerns

Lunch Break: 12:15pm-1:30pm
Session 7

1:30-3:00pm

 

7A

Race Matters (Graduate Student Session)

 

7B

Social Inequality and Education

7C

Migration, Schooling, and Community Organizing in Latinx Communities

 

7D

Intermediated Relationships

7E

Transnational Global and Social Problems

7F

Food, Identity, and Labor

Business Meeting—3:15-4:15pm, Mediterranean Terrace – All Members Welcome

 

Friday, November 9, 2018

California Sociological Association Annual Meeting

Mission Inn — Riverside, November 9-10, 2018

List of sessions – Please consider presenting your work at our conference.  Send your abstract directly to the session organizer.  If your paper doesn’t fit in any of the sessions, send it to our program chair, Elvia Ramirez (eramirez@csus.edu),and she will find a home for it.

2018 CSA Conference:  List of Sessions (updated 09/08/2018)

Title Organizer Email
Global Social Change Christopher Chase-Dunn chriscd@ucr.edu

 

Student Research Session Hernan Ramirez Hernan.Ramirez@canyons.edu

 

Food, Identity, and Labor Sara Bruene sara.bruene.227@my.csun.edu

 

What About Us? Adjunct Faculty on College Campuses Marie Nubia-Feliciano menubia@gmail.com

 

Indigenous Peoples: Historical Perspectives, Contemporary Realities, & Future Trajectories

 

Levin Welch lwelc004@ucr.edu

 

Social Movements

 

Timothy Kubal tkubal@csufresno.edu

 

Labor, Exploitation, and Working Class Resistance

 

Ellen Reese ellenr@ucr.edu

 

Community and Identity

 

Thea Alvarado tsalvarado@pasadena.edu

 

Environmental Sociology

 

Nayla Huq nayla.huq@gmail.com

 

The Media: Sensationalism at an All Time High

 

Tonmar Johnson tonmar.johnson@solano.edu

 

Ethnic Identity, Resilience, and Resistance

 

Edwin Lopez edwlopez@Fullerton.edu

 

This is America: White Supremacy, The Media, and Modern Racism

 

Jared Weissman jaredaw@csu.fullerton.edu
Teaching in Higher Education and Social Change

 

Corina Diaz cediaz@Cerritos.edu

 

Undergraduate Research and Social Change

 

Corina Diaz cediaz@Cerritos.edu

 

Policing Citizenship Along the U.S.-Mexico Border

 

Heidy Sarabia heidy.sarabia@csus.edu

 

Immigrant Inclusion and Exclusion in the U.S.

 

Heidy Sarabia heidy.sarabia@csus.edu

 

Advances in Microsociology and Social Psychology

 

Michael Carter michael.carter@csun.edu

 

Sexual Harassment and Political Activity

 

Ed Clarke Eclarke@vanguard.edu

 

Social Science and Globalization (Graduate Student Roundtable-A)

 

Jose Munoz Munoz@csusb.edu

 

Social Science and Globalization (Graduate Student Roundtable-B)

 

Jose Munoz Munoz@csusb.edu

 

Intermediated Relationships

 

Michael Nitzani nitzanm@elac.edu

 

Pedagogical Practices for Sociology

 

Anne Marenco Anne.Marenco@canyons.edu

 

Deviant Subcultures

 

Emily E. Prior EEPRIOR@pasadena.edu

 

Latina Experiences in the Academy

 

Elvia Ramirez eramirez@csus.edu

 

Current Issues in Latino Research

 

Alicia Gonzales amgonzal@csusm.edu

 

Making Sociology Matter (Graduate Student Session) Alicia Gonzales amgonzal@csusm.edu

 

Race Matters (Graduate Student Session)

 

Alicia Gonzales amgonzal@csusm.edu

 

Undergraduate Research

 

Alicia Gonzales amgonzal@csusm.edu

 

Sociological Theory

 

Frank Roberts frmarob@gmail.com

 

Transnational Global and Social Problems

 

Julie Collins-Dogrul jcollin5@whittier.edu

 

Religion and Society

 

Elvia Ramirez

 

eramirez@csus.edu

 

Applied Sociology for Change Dustin Domingo

 

dustin.domingo@gmail.com

 

Gringo Injustice in the 21st Century: An Insider’s Perspective Alfredo Mirandé

 

alfredomirande@yahoo.com

 

 

Global Political Economy

 

 

David Smith

 

dasmith@uci.edu

 

 

Social Inequality and Education Elvia Ramirez eramirez@csus.edu

 

Housing Insecurity and Homelessness

 

Cassidy Butow cassidy.butow.876@my.csun.edu

 

Sociological Potpourri

 

Elvia Ramirez eramirez@csus.edu

 

Researching (Im)migrant Experiences (Graduate Student Session)

 

Heidy Sarabia heidy.sarabia@csus.edu

 

Research Poster Session

 

Brianne Davila badavila@cpp.edu

 

Sessions

California Sociological Association Annual Meeting

November 9-10 , 2018 at the Mission Inn in Riverside

You can find the 2015, 2016, and 2017 programs here.

Past Meetings

CALIFORNIA SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETINGS

Year

City

Theme and Keynote Speaker

1990

Carson

Sociologists in California’s Future

Earl Babbie, Chapman University

1991

Oakland

New Ways of Examining Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in California

Walter Allen, UC Los Angeles

1992

San Diego

The Cutting Edge: Sociology & Technology in California

Troy Duster, UC Los Angeles

1993

Berkeley

Re-building California: The Role of Sociology in Reconstructing the State

Ann Swidler, UC Berkeley

1994

Long Beach

California Disasters: Natural, Economic, Social

Ruben Rumbaut, Michigan State University

1995

San Francisco

California’s Information Highway 2000: Gridlock or Easy Access?

David Nasatir, CSU Dominguez Hills & UC Berkeley

1996

San Diego

Sociology Making a Difference: Public Policy & Practice

Jonathan H. Turner, UC Riverside,

“Must Sociological Theory & Practice be So Far Apart”

1997

Sacramento

Insecurity in Contemporary Society: Perception & Reality

John Vasconcellos, “California Social Problems and Higher Education”

Robert Gurian, “The Legislature and California Higher Education”

1998

Riverside

Has Sociology Made the World Better?

Richard Flacks, “Has Sociology Made the World Better?”

Panel–Gordon Clanton–Earl Babbie, Jonathan Turner, Shoon Lio, Robin Franck, “How Can We Improve the Teaching of Sociology?”

1999

Berkeley

Work & Leisure in the New Millennium

Robert Bellah, “Public Life in a Privatized Society”

Scott Coltrane, “Gender, Work, & Families”

2000

Riverside

The Uses of Sociology

G. William Domhoff, “The Uses of Sociology”

Panel–Harvey Rich, Steven Brint, Mark Drummond, Phillip Glotzback, Scott McNall, David Warren, “Facing Higher Education in the 21st Century”

2001

Sacramento

Sociology For the New Century

Dan Walters, “The Interaction of Demographics Trends with California’s Economics and Politics”

Panel—Gordon Clanton, Diane Beeson, Susan Garfin, Shoon Lio, “9/11/01 Attack and Aftermath: Sociological Perspectives”

2002

Riverside

The Challenges to Social Justice and Diversity in a Changing World

Ruben G. Rumbaut, UC Irvine, “The Melting and the Pot: Variety and Assimilation in American Life”

2003

Berkeley

Using the Sociological Imagination

Barrie Throne, UC Berkeley, “Unpacking School Lunches: The Changing Contours of Childhood in Urban California”

Neil Smelser, UC Berkeley, “Cultural Dimensions of 9/11: Issues of Trauma and Revenge”

2004

Riverside

The Relevance of Sociology

Tom Hayden, Former California State Senator and Assemblyman, “Empire, Democracy, and the Role of Public Intellectuals”

Michael Messner, University of Southern California, “Masculinities, Femininities and the Governator”

2005

Sacramento

California Faultlines

Michael Burawoy, “Public Sociology”

2006

Riverside

Dreaming California: The Myth, the Image, and the Possibilities of California

Robert Scheer, “War and Poverty in California”

2007

Berkeley

Building Communities: Local &Global Landscapes

Charles Hohm, “Improving Sociology’s Standing in the Academy”

2008

Riverside

Applying Sociology to Societal Issues,

Daniel Yankalovich, UC San Diego “ The New Pragmatism: Coping with America’s Overwhelming Problems”

2009

Berkeley

The Next Generation

Peter Phillips, Sonoma State University, “Truth, Emergency and Public Sociology: How Colleges and Universities Can Support Media Democracy”

2010

Riverside

Sociology in a Time of Crisis

Peter Skerry, Boston College, “How Muslims Are Becoming Americans”

2011

Berkeley

California and the World

Christopher Chase-Dunn, UC Riverside, “World-systems in California and California in the Modern World-System”

2012

Riverside

California’s Regional Diversity

Roger Waldinger, UCLA, “Cross Boundaries: International Migration in the New Century”

2013

Berkeley

Social Change: Local and Global

John W. Meyer, Sanford University, “The Worldwide Cultural Reconstructions of Local Identities”

2014

Riverside

Social Responsibility

Jane Prather, CSU Northridge, “Lessons Learned in Prison: The Urgency of Prison Reform”

2015

Sacramento

Social Realities, Social Change: The Importance of Global Context

Bill Robinson, UC Santa Barbara, “Global Capitalism and the Crisis of Humanity”

 2016

  Riverside 

 Global and Local Change

Mark Juergensmeyer, UC Santa Barbara, “International Terrorism”

 2017

  Sacramento

 A Legacy of Sociology

 G. William Domhoff,    UC Santa Cruz,   “’Who Rules America’ and Power Structure Research: Legacies of the Sixties? Or Relics?”

Future Meetings

November 9-10 , 2018 at the Mission Inn – Riverside

November 15-16, 2019 at the Holiday Inn – Capitol Plaza in Sacramento (near Old Town)

November 6-7, 2020 at the Mission Inn – Riverside

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