8th Annual International Conference on Sociology

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes its 8th Annual International Conference on Sociology, 5-8 May 2014, Athens, Greece. The conference website is: http://www.atiner.gr/sociology.htm.

The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars and students from all areas of Sociology, Social Work and other related fields. Theoretical and empirical research papers will be considered. The registration fee is €300 (euro), covering access to all
sessions, two lunches, coffee breaks and conference material. Special arrangements will be made with a local luxury hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of social events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise in the Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi. Details of the social program are available at http://www.atiner.gr/2014/SOC-SOC.htm.

Please submit an abstract (email only) to: atiner @ atiner.gr, using the abstract submission form available at http://www.atiner.gr/2014/FORM-SOC.doc by the 6 January 2014 to: Dr. Gregory A. Katsas, Academic Member of ATINER and Associate Professor,
The American College of Greece-Deree College, Greece.

Abstracts should include the following: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Affiliation, Current Position, an email address, and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.
If you want to participate without presenting a paper, i.e. organize a panel (session, mini conference), chair a session, review papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER (gtp @ atiner.gr). The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) was established in 1995 as an independent academic association with the mission to become a forum, where academics and researchers – from all over the world – could meet in Athens to exchange ideas on their research and to discuss future developments in their disciplines. Since 1995, ATINER has organized more than 250 international conferences, symposiums and events. It has also published approximately 150 books. Academically, the Institute consists of five Research Divisions and twenty-three Research Units. Each Research Unit organizes an annual conference and undertakes various small and large
research projects. Academics and researchers are more than welcome to become members and contribute to ATINER’s objectives. The members of the Institute can undertake a number of academic activities. If you want to become a member, please download the form (membership form).

For more information or suggestions, please send an email to: info @ atiner.gr.