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Sociology: Professional Organizations

American Sociological Association

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The American Sociological Association (ASA), founded in 1905, is a non-profit membership association dedicated to advancing sociology as a scientific discipline and profession serving the public good. With over 14,000 members, ASA encompasses sociologists who are faculty members at colleges and universities, researchers, practitioners, and students

Sociology Initiatives in Colleges & Universities

Often, colleges and universities will establish special programs that focus on specific aspects of sociology.  These programs bring scholars from across the world together to share ideas and typically include lecture series, seminars, conferences, digital products, and other great sources of information.  To explore the scholarly current of sociology, definitely take time to look around these web pages.