• The journal Linguistics and the Human Sciences (LHS) – the journal which we began at the same time as the founding of the Halliday Centre for Intelligent Applications of Language Studies (HCLS) at City University of HK – has been added to Thomson Reuters new index called ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index), which is a […]

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  • The interrelated concepts of space and place are essential to understand the modalities through which we imagine the environment in which we move, work, and exist. They are instantiated in the form of maps, territories, properties, locations with specific physical features but none of these representations and their analyses seems to be going beyond the […]

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  • Discourse as intervention for social change (doctoral workshop) This workshop is relevant to doctoral students interested in discourse studies. Venue: Aalborg University, Denmark 1st and 2nd June 2016 – deadline for registration 8 May 2 ECTS The theme of this two-day workshop focuses on Positive Discourse Analysis (PDA) which has emerged as a branch of […]

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  • GT 13 Sociología de la Educación Autor/a Maria Rubtcova (St. Petersburg State University) Coautor/es Natalia Martianova (Herzen University) Under the influence of the new «Law on Education» (2012) bilingual programmes are being introduced in Russia. The present study aims to investigate social barriers of implementation of bilingual education (in English and Russian) in St. Petersburg. […]

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  • GT 8 Sociología Política Autor/a Maria Rubtcova (St. Petersburg State University) Coautor/es Oleg Pavenkov (GUKiT) Vladimir Pavenkov (GUKiT) This paper presents the contribution of the Lakoff`s Cognitive Metaphor Theory and Visual Sociology in the analysis of Soviet and Russian leaders’ photographs, and shows a combination of two conceptions of power and manageability. The first conception […]

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  • IGNACIO MORGADO BERNAL 19 ABR 2016 – 13:42 CEST A mis hijos Claudia y Pau, que hablan en catalán con su madre y en castellano con su padre. En un artículo anterior de este mismo diario tuve ocasión de exponer diversas ventajas del multilingüismo que van más allá del incremento en las posibilidades de comunicación […]

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  • Les publics de la culture et des médias en pratiques. Actualités de la recherche sur la réception. Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3, jeudi 18 et vendredi 19 novembre 2016 Dans ce colloque organisé par le Réseau Thématique 14 (Sociologie des arts et de la culture) et le Réseau Thématique 37 (Sociologie des médias) de […]

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  • Director of Marketing is one of the key positions in the market economy. We interviewed representstives of 36 Russian organizations and created a ranking of the main duties of Marketing Director in Russia. Research Question: What are the main Job responsibilities of Marketing Director in Russia and their rating. Data and Methodology. We asked 36 […]

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  • XII CONGRESO ESPAÑOL DE SOCIOLOGÍA GT 36 REDES SOCIALES Coordina/n Verónica de Miguel Luken (Universidad de Málaga) Equipo: Livia García Faroldi (Universidad de Málaga) La aplicación del análisis de redes sociales como perspectiva teórica y metodológica en el campo de la sociología suscita cada día la atención de más investigadores y profesionales. El aumento de […]

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  • XII CONGRESO ESPAÑOL DE SOCIOLOGÍA GT 13 SOCIOLOGÍA DE LA EDUCACIÓN Coordina/n Mariano Fernández Enguita (UCM (Madrid) / ISCTE (Lisboa)) Equipo: Xavier Bonal Sarró (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) Lola Frutos Balibrea (Universidad de Murcia) Joaquín Giró Miranda (Asociación Sociología de la Educación) Margarita Barañano Cid (Universidad Complutense de Madrid/Instituto Universitario Europeo de Florencia) Isabel García […]

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