Submission of abstracts for #PSS2018Siquijor is extended until August 15, 2018. Share your abstracts and see you on October 4-6, 2018 at Siquijor State College, Larena, Siquijor. The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Sociology of Well-Being.’ From profit-driven fitness fads to the mainstreaming of mental health, from social trauma to Continue reading.
June 10, 2018, TODAY MARKS the 90th birthday of DR. MERCEDES B. CONCEPCION, Philippine National Scientist for Demography, one of the pioneers of the Philippine Social Sciences, an internationally-recognized Filipino social demographer, a sociologist. Over the number of years, the Philippine Sociological Society is honored by her service in various capacities: Continue reading.
The Philippine Sociological Society echoes the call of our colleagues from the Ugnayang Pang-Aghamtao (UGAT/Anthropological Association of the Philippines) to put an end to the terrorist-tagging of indigenous community leaders. We are especially concerned that this move by the Department of Justice compromises the safety of our indigenous communities and Continue reading.
The International Sociological Association (ISA) has undertaken the development of the “Global Map of Sociologists for Social Inclusion” (GMSSI) to create the global database of sociologists. The GMSSI aims to identify, connect, and enable global collaborations in sociology, and support sociologists who encounter multiple barriers, economic and political, which impede Continue reading.
Maligayang Pag-alala sa Ika-90 Kaarawan ng Pambansang Alagad ng Agham sa Sosyolohiya – Dr. Gelia Tagumpay-Castillo
Today, we are remembering the 90th birthday of the National Scientist in Sociology, Dr. Gelia T. Castillo. The Philippine Sociological Society would like to share this obituary written by Professor Maria Cynthia Rose Banzon Bautista, University of the Philippines Diliman. This meaningful piece is published in the Philippine Sociological Review (2017) Volume 67. Continue reading.