Colloquium Seminar on Sociological Issues - Spring 2017
All Colloquia are held 3:30-5pm
with Reception to follow
unless otherwise noted*. Locations listed below.
Schedule subject to change.
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Spring 2017 Colloquia
January 19, 2017
““Chains of Power and their Representation”
Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Virginia
Location: Robertson Hall Room 258, *reception to follow in Randall Hall 212
This presentation explores the relationship between action, interpretation, and power, and offers a reformulation of the sociological concepts of power and authority. Several different areas of sociological research are considered, leading to a proposal for a research program in the comparative study of power-authority.
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Professor of Sociology, Harvard University
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Institute of Sociology, University of Warsaw
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Associate Professor, The University of Chicago