Sociology of the Middle East – a two day conference at the University of Oslo, 7th-8th of May.

Welcome to Sociology of the Middle East – a two day conference at the University of Oslo, 7th-8th of May. Leading international scholars, Norwegian middle east researchers and sociologists are gathered for the first time to discuss how we can understand the development in the Middle East by using sociological perspectives. We present four keynote speeches, each followed by a roundtable discussion an d presentations. The themes of the four sessions are: 1. Conceptualizing the Arab spring: ... Les mer