BMS and RC33
If you are a current member of RC33 or even a former RC33 member, you have been receiving weekly emails from me concerning materials such as books and articles, and also forth-coming events associated with
The research methods fireworks: RC33 as a main platform
It is as if in the last two decades social scientists more and more love to celebrate their research methods. When looking at all research methods initiatives, conferences,
Call for Applications for the 1st RC33 Awards for Best Papers at the 10th RC33 Conference in Nicosia, Cyprus 2020
The Board of RC33 is pleased to announce the introduction of two awards for best social science papers!
Update on 10th RC33 conference in Cyprus 8-11 September 2020
Conference website:

Enjoy Summer 2019 … and prepare for an exciting Summer 2020 in Cyprus!

Summer 2019 is already here
2nd RC33 Regional Conference on Social Science Methodology & RC20 Regional Conference on Comparative Sociology in Tokyo

RC33 (Logic and Methodology in Sociology) has a long history given that it was established in 1973.

RC33 Membership


Members of RC33 receive (twice a year) a printed copy of the official journal of RC33 Bulletin de Methodologie Sociologique (BMS) (in total eight copies in four years). 

Fee reduction for RC33 interim conference, notifications by email of important events and opportunities.


There are two ways:

  1. RC33-ISA members. As a member of the International Sociological Association (ISA) you can also join the RC33 committee. Read more here
  2. RC33 only members. Register/Login

The number of RC33-ISA members directly influences our position at ISA, so please consider becoming an RC33-ISA member.


The membership fee varies in relation to the type of membership. 

  1. RC33-ISA members: 60 US-Dollar paid directly to ISA (plus ISA administration fees).
  2. RC33 only members: The subscription rate to the RC33 is 50 Euros for four years (plus 5 euros administration fees). 

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Professional associations

with similar interests to RC33


American Association of Public Opinion Research


Association for Qualitative Research


Section on Methodology of the American Sociology Association


Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa


European Association of Methodology


European Society for Opinion and Marketing Research


RN20 (Qualitative Methods) and RN21 (Quantitative Methods) of the European Sociology Association


European Survey Research Association


International Network for Social Network Analysis


Mixed Methods International Research Association


Royal Statistical Society


Society of Multivariate Experimental Psychology