10 July 2016 - 14 July 2016
Vienna, Austria

The futures we want

IIASA scientists from the World Population Program will present their latest research at the 3rd International Sociology Association Forum of Sociology.

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The International Sociology Association (ISA) is a non-profit organization in formal associate relations with UNESCO and special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. It aims to represent sociologists and promotes sociology and social sciences.

It hosts the ISA Forum of Sociology that is designed as a mid-term meeting of Research Committees, Working Groups and Thematic Groups combined with the Business Meeting of the ISA Research Council. The platform calls for research on the full range of sociological topics ranging from micro to macro dynamics on a global scale and welcomes diverse approaches, including comparative and interdisciplinary collaborations. 

The 3rd ISA Forum of Sociology will take place between 10-14 July 2016 in Vienna under the theme "The Futures We Want: Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World". This theme encourages a forward-orientation in empirical, theoretical, and normative research to tackle the problems and opportunities that often cut across borders.

IIASA scientists from the World Population Program will present their latest research at this conference.

For more information please visit the event website.

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CONTACT DETAILS

Wolfgang Lutz

Senior Program Advisor:Acting Research Group Leader

Population and Just Societies Program|Social Cohesion

Health

and Wellbeing Research Group

T +43(0) 2236 807 294

Research at the World Population Program

PUBLICATIONS

Vinke, K., Bergmann, J., Blocher, J., Upadhyay, H., & Hoffman, R. (2020). Migration as Adaptation? Migration Studies 8 (4), 626-634. 10.1093/migration/mnaa029.

Sanchez-Niubo, A., Forero, C.G., Wu, Y.-T., Giné-Vázquez, L., Prina, M., De La Fuente, J., Daskalopoulou, C., Critselis, E., et al. (2020). Development of a common scale for measuring healthy ageing across the world: results from the ATHLOS consortium. International Journal of Epidemiology 10.1093/ije/dyaa236. (In Press)

Weber, D. & Loichinger, E. (2020). Live longer, retire later? Developments of healthy life expectancies and working life expectancies between age 50–59 and age 60–69 in Europe. European Journal of Ageing 10.1007/s10433-020-00592-5.

Abdelwahed, A., Goujon, A. , & Jiang, L. (2020). The Migration Intentions of Young Egyptians. Sustainability 12 (23), e9803.

Abalos, J., Weber, D. , Booth, H., Goujon, A. , Steiber, N., & Cruz, G.T. (2020). Is children’s education associated with parental health? Evidence from the Philippines. IIASA Working Paper. Laxenburg, Austria: WP-20-017

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