RC20 & RC33 Joint Conference Announcement
The New Schedules for RC20 and RC33 Joint Conference (Tokyo, Japan | September 12– 16, 2022 | Japan Women’s University)

As announced in BMS issue 147-148/August-October 2020,
2020: A Year of Reflection and Dedication
Dear RC33 members,

I hope this letter finds you well. I had so many expectations for 2020, but none of them came true. It seemed such a beautiful number: 2020. For years we
Looking back at 2020 on the RC33 website
As 2020 is drawing to a close I’m sure that most of you are as relieved as I am and that you are also hoping for a different year in 2021. It was very disappointing not to meet
Dear RC33 Members,
with the year coming to a close, I would like to give a quick update on the state of the first RC33 Awards for Best Paper and Best Paper by a Young Scholar, which would have been given out at the 10th
From Brazil to the Internet
IV ISA Forum of Sociology will be held online from February 23rd – 28th, 2021

Usually sociologists from all over the world meet every second year either for the World Congress or for the

RC33 Membership


RC33-ISA members and Category A 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.

Category B and C members of RC33 receive E-Newsletter (twice a year).

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: New membership levels introduced (A, B, C) from 1 May 2020. Please read more

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