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Newsletters

RC11 Newsletter is published semi-annually by the Research Committee on Sociology of Aging (RC11) of the International Sociological Association (ISA), and mailed electronically to all RC11 members. Links to previous newsletters can be found below. RC11 Newsletter Autumn 2020 RC11 Newsletter Winter/Spring 2020 RC11 Newsletter Summer 2019 RC11 Newsletter Winter…


RC11 Statutes

Statutes of ISA Research Committee 11 I. PURPOSE A. The purpose of the Research Committee on Sociology of Aging (RC 11) of the International Sociological Association (ISA) is to encourage research of high quality on aging within and between countries. II. ACTIVITIES A. To fulfil this purpose, the Committee engages in the…



About

RC-11 has its origins in the 1974 VIIIth ISA World Congress in Toronto, Canada, when Harold Orbach was designated by the Council of the International Sociological Association to organize a program on the 'Sociology of Aging' . In 1975 Harold participated in an ISA Research Committee Council meeting in Paris…


Sociology of Aging

The Research Committee on Aging (RC 11) is one of 55 Research Committees of the International Sociological Association (ISA) . The on-going scientific activities of the ISA are decentralised in these Research Committees, with each addressing a specific area in sociology. Within ISA, Research Committees constitute basic networks of scientific…