Culture

2013 Sep 20

John Padgett - Organizational Invention and Elite Transformation: The Birth of Partnership Systems in Renaissance Florence.

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

William James Hall 1550

A History, Culture and Society Workshop presentation

John Padgett, University of Chicago 

Organizational Invention and Elite Transformation: The Birth of Partnership Systems in Renaissance Florence

With comments by Orlando Patterson, Harvard University

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Presenter Jan Doering, University of Chicago.

Mini-Conference on Comparative Cultural Sociology

March 25, 2013

The Culture and Social Analysis workshop recently convened a Mini-Conference on Comparative Cultural Sociology, as part of the 83rd Annual Meeting of the Eastern Sociological Society. Comparative cultural sociology is a vibrant field that has been experiencing considerable growth of late. Our department plays a central role in these developments as a number of faculty and graduate students are engaged in theoretical and substantive projects that expand the boundaries of this field.

The mini conference was organized by faculty members Bart Bonikowski and Michèle Lamont,...

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2013 Mar 11

Cultural and Social Analysis Workshop

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Stefan Beljean and Phoenix Wang - "You Gotta Make People Laugh: Performance and Standards of Evaluation in Stand-Up Comedy" and "Learning to Bartend: Tricks of the Trade and Regulatory Labor" 

Two graduate student presentations at the Cultural and Social Analysis Workshop

601 William James Hall

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