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10.11.2014

MPIfG at the DGS Congress in Trier

The MPIfG was present at the Congress of the German Sociological Association (DGS) in Trier in October 2014 with a book and information stand and presentations by its researchers. Some 2,000 participants attended the congress, organized around the theme of "The Routines of Crisis: The Crisis of Routines". In a plenary session on changes to temporal structures and the handling of time, Jens Beckert, Managing Director of the MPIfG, gave a talk on fictional expectations and capitalist dynamics. Mark Lutter spoke for the DGS section on sociological network research on networks, social capital and gender inequality in a project-based job market, and Wolfgang Streeck held a talk on the perpetuity of crises at the plenary session of the sociology of employment and industry section.
 

 
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