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International Sociological Association (ISA) World Forum, Day 3: Manuel Castells: Sociology and Society in the 21st Century

Manuel Castells’s talk was presented as one of the main events of the entire conference and several hundred people were attending. Castells defined sociology as the scientific study of society. He argued that the status of sociology in society is at an all-time low. One of the reasons would be that sociologists would have engaged [...]