Section Awards for 2014

Join with us in congratulating the winners of our section awards! ASA MARXIST SOCIOLOGY SECTION AWARDS 2014 Marxist Sociology Lifetime Achievement Award Rod Bush Paul Sweezy Marxist Sociology Book Award (co-winners) John Arena, Driven from New Orleans: How Nonprofits Betray Public Housing and Promote Privatization Brent Z. Kaup, Market Justice: Political Economic Struggle in Bolivia Read the full article...… continue →

Feminist and Marxist: Dorothy Smith receives lifetime sociology award

by: ANITA WATERS   NEW YORK – At a national meeting this summer here, social theorist Dorothy E. Smith was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Section on Marxist Sociology of the American Sociological Association. Smith is widely acknowledged as a major feminist thinker, perhaps best known for her development of the concept of “standpoint Read the full article...… continue →

Section Awards for 2013

Join with us in congratulating the winners of our section awards! The awards will be presented at the section reception during the annual meeting. More information to come. Best, -Art… continue →

Roundtables for 2013 ASA Annual Meetings in New York

Marxist Sociology Section Roundtables 2013   1.) Table 1: Movements, Presider: Wendi Kane a. “Same Problems, Different Answers: Occupy Wall Street, the Tea Party, Social Media, and Ideological Translations,” Levin E. Welch b. “Twenty Years of Boredom: Veganism and the Cultural Logic of Late Liberalism,” Peter Bratsis c. “Business Unity and Anti-Corporate Social Movement Protests Read the full article...… continue →

Message from the Chair for 2013

Welcome to the ASA webpage for the Marxist Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association…. The webpage is designed to give the latest information on the Section and to continue to be part of a social networking effort for the members of the section and interested individuals. It is also our hope that this site will also be helpful to other members of the ASA.… continue →