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TASA 2019: Submissions open

TASA 2019 Diversity & Urban Growth Western Sydney University (WSU) is pleased to host the 2019 Australian Sociological Association Conference, a return to Sydney for the first time since 2010. WSU’s School of Social Sciences and Psychology and Institute of Culture and Society will hold the conference in Greater Western Sydney (GWS) at their new […]

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Urban Sociology: Relationality in the metropolis with Jeff Malpas

Professor Jeff Malpas, from the University of Tasmania, presented the first keynote talk at the recent Urban Sociology thematic group event. Jeff is one of a small number of philosophers whose work explicitly deals with explorations of philosophical concepts of place. He gave a thought-provoking exposition, drawing on a range of philosophic work to highlight […]

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Urban Sociology: Relationality in the metropolis with Terence Heng

Recently, Dr Terence Heng from the Singapore Institute of Technology, was a keynote speaker at TASA’s Urban Sociology thematic group event. Terence is a visual sociologist who combines creative practice and sociological research to investigate the making of ethnic identities in Singapore. At the event, Terence illustrated his claims by drawing on his long involvement […]

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