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  • Hari Sharma / India

    Hari Sharma / India

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    Whatcom County Field Trip
    These are just a few of the photos from our field trip to Whatcom County.
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Department of Sociology and Anthropology

"Ways of Seeing, Ways of Becoming" video credits 

Are you interested in knowing more about the world we live in? Why are some people poor and others rich? What are the differences between men and women? How does culture shape our ideas? What are the causes, and solutions to social problems in today's society? [read more]

Undergraduate Course Offerings

Career Ideas and Opportunities

The Dossa Family Undergraduate Scholarship



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We extend a warm welcome to two new continuing faculty members in the department: Dr. Kathleen MillarDr. Nicholas Scott.  For information visit their webpages.

Congratulations to SFU MA graduate (2012) Alejandro Hernández who was awarded a Vanier scholarship for doctoral studies. Aljejandro is enrolled as a PhD student in Sociology at Carleton, specializing in Political Economy.  More information about the Vanier scholarship can be found here: http://www.vanier.gc.ca/eng/home-accueil.html

Brad Hornick, a PhD candidate studying the relationship of climate science to political activism, has published, "A settler's experience at the Unist'ot'en camp's" in rabble.ca, Aug 11, 2014. Read this and other articles in his blog.

Parin Dossa's newest book: Afghanistan Remembers: Gendered Narrations of Violence and Culinary Practices.  University of Toronto Press(2014). Book Reviews.

Yildiz Atasoy new edited book:  Global Economic Crisis and the Politics of Diversity, London & New York: Palgrave Macmillan. (2014)

Efe Can Gurcan and Efe Peker Sociology PhD Students Win Prize for Co-Authored Paper “A Class Analytic Approach to the Gezi Park Protests: Challenging the Myth of Middle Classes” June 17, 2014

Ann Faulds, MA Anthropology graduate, "Mature Graduate Writes Thesis on Older Women, Ageing and Sexuality" June 18, 2014

Jakub Burkowicz, PhD Sociology candidate,  has presided over as a guest editor for Affinities Journal and has two featured publications in the newest issue.

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