Survey Practices in Taiwan in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic
The Center for Survey Research (CSR), RCHSS, Academia Sinica, with which I am affiliated, has been regularly conducting academic surveys for over two decades,
Letter from the President
The coronavirus pandemic has dramatically influenced our day to day lives. Apart from a big negative impact on health, socializing, working, and spending our free time, it has also brought a
Postponement: 10th RC33 conference 2020, Cyprus
The International Conference on Social Science Methodology (RC33)
Logic and Methodology in Sociology
New conference dates: 7 – 10 September, 2021

Dear authors,

Postponement of IV ISA Forum of Sociology to February 2021
We received the following message from the ISA about the postponement of the IV Forum of Sociology that we would like to share with you:

Dear members of the
Postponement of 1st RC20 & 2nd RC33 Regional Conference: Asia
Due to the coronavirus crisis, we have decided to postpone the joint conference: The 1st RC20 Regional Conference on Comparative Sociology & the 2nd RC33

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

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


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