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Spring 2024 Colloquium Series
Mon, Mar 4, 2024, 12:00 pm1:15 pm

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The past half century has witnessed substantial demographic changes and democratic transformations worldwide. How do structural demographic shifts influence democratic trajectories of societies? Our study integrates the demography and political sociology literature and proposes a conceptual framework to assess the…

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Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building 399
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Spring 2024 Colloquium Series
Mon, Mar 25, 2024, 12:00 pm1:15 pm

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Incidents of state violence and activism against that violence illustrate the continuing significance of race and the persistence of white supremacy in France, the United States, and worldwide. Based on past and current ethnographic research and interviews with ethnic minorities in the Parisian metropolitan region,…

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Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building 399
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Spring 2024 Colloquium Series
Mon, Apr 15, 2024, 12:00 pm1:15 pm

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The U.S. dollar in Argentina was slowly but progressively popularized from the 1930s until the second decade of the twenty-first century. Over this period, information about the dollar, formerly of interest exclusively for financial agents or foreign trade experts, began holding political relevance for increasingly…

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Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building 399
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Spring 2024 Colloquium Series
Mon, May 6, 2024, 12:00 pm1:15 pm

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The personal data people give in exchange for convenient tools like Gmail and Instagram provides the raw material for predictions about everything from their purchasing power to their character. These algorithmic predictions influence their life chances and generate specific kinds of capital and social expectation:…

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Louis A. Simpson International Building A71
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