[CITASA] CFP 2010 ASA meeting Atlanta

gustavo mesch gustavo at soc.haifa.ac.il
Sat Nov 7 03:22:17 EST 2009

Call for Papers to the CITASA sessions of the 2010 ASA Annual Meeting, August 14-17th 2010 , Atlanta, GA
1. Social Media and Social Capital:

This session will focus on the characteristics of users, forms of use and consequences of the use of social media on social capital.

 Topics may include Identity formation, the management of privacy, the management of social ties, relationship maintenance 

and the production of user generated content. 

Organizer Gustavo S. Mesch, Department of Sociology, University of Haifa

2.  The Social Impacts of Technology and Information

The focus of this session is in innovative studies on access to information through mobile and Internet technologies. In particular, characteristics of individuals accessing news, banking, commercial and health information online, inequalities in access and cultural differences in modes and patterns of access and use and its consequences on their daily life. 

  Organizer Sheila Cotten,Department of Sociology,University of Alabama - Birmingham 

Open Roundtables


Timothy M.  Hale Department of Sociology, University of Alabama-Birmingham. 

Jenny Korn, University of Illinois-Chicago.

SUBMISSIONS  are through the ASA electronic system. Submission system is open from December 1, 2009 to January 13, 2010

Communication and Information Technologies day is Sunday, August 15 2009

More information available at http://www.asanet.org/cs/root/leftnav/meetings/future_meetings/2010_annual_meeting_program_components

Gustavo Mesch, Chair


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