Asian Sociology Workshop 2010 Program

“History of Korean Sociology”

Shigeto Sonoda (GSII, University of Tokyo)
“Development of Japanese Sociology and Its Asian Connection”
Mau-kui Chang (Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica)
“Constructing the History of Sociology in Taiwan”


12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:30 Session 2: Sociological Responses to Social Demands
Chair Chul-Kyoo Kim (Department of Sociology, Korea University)
Tai-lok Lui (Department of Sociology, University of Hong Kong)
“From Being the Other to Becoming the Local: Hong Kong's Sociological Exploration”
Ern-Ser Tan (Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore)
“Singapore Sociology: Responding to Nation-building and Professional Demands”
Il Joon Chung (Department of Sociology, Korea University)
“The Rise of Public Sociology in South Korea: Beyond Critical & Policy Sociology”


15:30 – 15:50 Break

15:50-17:50 Session 3: Contemporary Issues of Asian Sociology
Chair Shigeto Sonoda (GSII, University of Tokyo)
Chunling Li (Institute of Sociology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)
“Ideological transformation and Research of Social Stratification in China”
Chul-Kyoo Kim (Department of Sociology, Korea University)
“Local Food Movement in South Korea: the Current State and Issues”
In-Jin Yoon (Department of Sociology, Korea University)
“Plurality and Solidarity: Multicultural Minority Groups and Multicultural Coexistence in Korean Society”


17:50 – 18:10 Break

16:40-17:40 Concluding Session and Business Meeting for Next Year



program (PDF: 367KB)