Hong Kong Sociological Association 21st Annual Conference

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Call for Papers
September 30, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Political Science, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology


Regional Integration, Social Divisions

Hosted by School of Humanities and Social Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Date: 30 November 2019 (Saturday)
Venue: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon Hong Kong


Keynote Speech: “Brexit, the UK, Hong Kong, China and the future”
Professor Danny Dorling, Oxford University


“Greater Bay Area,” “One Belt, One Road,” “Brexit,” “America First.” The last few years have witnessed increasing anxieties about global integration and national autonomy. The conference aims to encourage presentations and discussions on various aspects of these developments and the social divisions that surround them. In addition, we welcome submission of papers on the following (though not limited to) research topics:
• Civil society and social movements
• Class and social stratification
• Migration
• Gender and sexuality
• Marriage and family
• Work and employment
• Deviance and crime
• Health and well-being
• Youth and the elderly
• Religion
• Education
• The teaching of sociology

Papers are welcome from sociologists and colleagues in the social sciences. Participants can apply to:
a. present a paper
b. organize a panel
c. attend the conference

Advance registration and submission of abstracts can be completed online:
Deadline for submission is 30 September 2019 (Monday).


Contact Info: 

For further enquiries, please contact hksa2019@ust.hk

Hong Kong Sociological Association Webpage: prtg.cle.ust.hk