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by Contributed news “How do anthropologists study emotions? And what is the relationship between emotions, memory, imagination, and the (un)making of an imagined community, particularly in contexts of violence, the liminality of uncertain peace, and the struggle for the right to self-determination?” Sociocultural anthropologist Rosa Cordillera A. Castillo from Humboldt University Berlin approached this question...
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by Michelle Jeanne C. Caracut, Office of the Chancellor Sociology Professor Arnold P. Alamon launched his two books on August 16, 2017, in MSU-IIT. The book launching was hosted by the Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS), and the Department of Research of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research...
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by Michelle Jeanne C. Caracut, OPI It began from a conversation in February 2016 between the Department of Sociology of the College of Arts and Social Sciences and Dr. Jayeel S. Cornelio to deliver a lecture to sociology students on the Sociology of Religion. The reception was so positive during the lecture that the department...
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“Mindanao is ideal for internationalizing its local government because it is at the crossroads,” so said Dr. Trevor Hogan, Research Director of Australia’s La Trobe University during his first visit to MSU-IIT. Hogan introduced the programs and research thrusts of La Trobe University to a group of MSU-IIT’s Deans, Directors, Department Chairs and some faculty...
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by Ian S. Embradura, OPI With 250 registrants, 85 paper presentations, and 36 participating academic institutions, the Philippine Sociological Society (PSS) held its National Conference on October 16-17, 2015 at the Institute, with the theme “Sociology of Peace and Conflict: Contexts and Challenges”. The conference theme, PSS President Dr. Filomin Candaliza-Gutierrez explained, not only is...
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John Vincent Espenido of the Sociology Department, College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) presented a paper during the 51st Philippine Economic Society Annual Conference held at the Intercontinental Hotel Manila, Makati City, Philippines last November 15, 2013. With the theme “Markets and Institutions for Sustained Inclusive Growth,” the conference aimed to discuss the outcomes...
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