6th Annual International Conference on Sociology (AICS2012)

Venue: TBA

Location: Athens, Greece

Event Date/Time: May 07, 2012 End Date/Time: May 10, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Jan 09, 2012
Paper Submission Date: Apr 09, 2012
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The Sociology Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) will hold its 6th Annual International Conference on Sociology in Athens, Greece, 7-10 May 2012. The conference website is www.atiner.gr/sociology.htm. 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 special 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.

Papers (in English only) from all areas of Sociology, Social Work and other related fields are welcome. Selected (reviewed) papers will be published in a Special Volume of the Conference Proceedings. Please submit an abstract (email only) to: atiner@atiner.gr, using the abstract submission form available at http://www.atiner.gr/docs/2012FORM-SOC.doc by the 9 January 2012 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. 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 organization, 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 discuss the future developments of their discipline. Since 1995, ATINER has organized more than 150 international conferences and has published over 100 books. Academically, the Institute consists of four research divisions and nineteen research units. Each research unit organizes at least an annual conference and undertakes various small and large research projects.