Online RC33 conference 2021
The RC33 conference will be online from September 7-10 2021. The conference will take place via teams. If you want to participate (and you are not a presenter), please send an email before
Changes to RC33 membership related to the BMS
We would like to inform you about the changes related to the RC33 membership benefits for those who are currently members and for those who are planning to become members.
Call - First RC33 Awards for Best Paper and Best Paper by a Young Scholar
Deadline: 31 May 2021

Re-Opening the Call for Submissions for the First RC33 Awards for Best
Paper and Best Paper by a Young Scholar

International Conference on Social Science Methodology (RC33) Logic and Methodology in Sociology
7 – 10 September, 2021

Dear colleagues,

We regret to inform you that we have finally decided to cancel the RC33 conference
RC20 Regional Conference on Comparative Sociology & The 2nd RC33 Regional Conference on Social Science Methodology
Tokyo, Japan, 12– 16 September 2022

Japan Women’s University

Research Committee on Comparative Sociology

RC33 Membership


RC33 members have full online access to the RC33 journal Bulletin de Methodologie Sociologique (BMS). RC33 membership entitles full access both to the latest BMS issue sand BMS archive.

RC33 E-Newsletter.

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.


Membership is valid for 4 calendar years. The membership fee varies in relation to the type of membership. 

RC33-ISA members: 60 US-Dollar (regular) and 20 US-Dollar (student) paid directly to ISA (plus ISA administration fees, see here).

RC33-only members: Membership categories A, B, and C:

Cat A: €60,- regular and €30,- student. 

Cat B: €25,- regular and €12,50,- student. 

Cat C: €8,- regular and €4,- student.

RC33-only membership received until October 15 will be processed for the ongoing calendar year; memberships received after October 15 will be processed for the following calendar year. RC33-only membership fee is not refundable.

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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