French Politics, Culture & Society is now available on JSTOR!

Key Sociological Topics:
justified irresponsibility
role and role homogeneity
social structure

Volker Berghahn Memorial: Allan Mitchell, 1933–2016

 Yan Slobodkin Famine and the Science of Food in the French Empire, 1900–1939

Hannah Callaway by Alexia Yates

Sociology is a relatively new study among other social science disciplines including economics, political science, anthropology, psychology
The term was coined by Auguste Comte, who hoped to unify all studies of humankind--including history, psychology and economics. His own sociological scheme was typical of the 18th century; he believed all human life had passed through the same distinct historical stages and that, if one could grasp this progress, one could prescribe the remedies for social ills.

Alec G. Hargreaves by Kathryn A. Kleppinger

In the end, Sociology did not replace the other social sciences, but came to be another of them, with its own particular emphases in terms of subject matter and methods. Today, Sociology studies humankind's organizations and social institutions, largely by a comparative method. It has concentrated particularly on the organization of complex industrial societies.

Claire Gorrara Black October: Comics, Memory, and Cultural Representations of 17 October 1961
John P. Murphy by Marie Cartier, Isabelle Coutant, Olivier Masclet, and Yasmine Siblot

This is not a joke. This is really what I do.

The furor went national after the release of the video, but the problems had started much earlier: when Trump’s lawyer claimed it was ; when Trump, in campaign speeches across the country, ; when he , who were wrongfully convicted of rape and finally exonerated by DNA evidence after serving years in prison.

See our latest evidence briefings, on social mobility and innovation in the UK.

What’s your favourite TIFF story to share?

On Monday, September 12th, Birks and Telefilm Canada will come together during TIFF to celebrate Canada’s top talent at the fourth annual Birks Diamond Tribute to this Year’s Women in Film. In anticipation, we’ll be shining a spotlight on a few honourees to gain insight and inspiration from their journeys, be it the perseverance they’ve endured, lessons that guide them, tips for women in the biz and their personal goals.

Did you ever have a moment where you felt like changing your career? What kept you moving forward?

What’s a career goal that you’re currently working towards?

His life will never be the one that he dreamed about and worked so hard to achieve. That is a steep price to pay for 20 minutes of action out of his 20-plus years of life.