Oslo Summer School in Comparative Social Science Studies 2002

  29 July - 2 August 2002  
Electoral Programs of Political Parties Professor Hans-Dieter Klingemann, Wissenshaftszentrum Berlin f�r Sozialforschung (WZB), Berlin, Germany Political Science
The Use of Biographical Narratives in Social Research Professor Daniel Bertaux, EHESS, CEMS, Paris, France Sociology
Information and Knowledge Societies: An Interdisciplinary Approach Professor Robin Mansell, LSE, and Professor W. Edward Steinmueller, SPRU, Sussex University, UK Sociology, Economics, STS
Vagabond Capitalism, Social Reproduction and the Politics of Scale Professor Neil Smith and Professor Cindi Katz, The Graduate Center of The City University of New York, USA Human Geography, Sociology
Money and Markets with People in Mind Dr. Keith Hart, Senior Research Fellow at The Arkleton Centre, University of Aberdeen, Scotland Anthropology, Economics
10th year anniversary lecture: How Does Comparative Research aid the Accumulation of Knowledge in Social Science? Professor Lars Mj�set, Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo, Norway Research Methodology, Sociology
  5 - 9 August 2002  
Education and National Development: Two Case Studies - Japan and the United States Professor Edward R. Beauchamp, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA Educational Science, Sociology
Gender and Comparative Employment Systems Professor Jill Rubery, Manchester School of Management, UMIST, UK Sociology
Economic Analysis of Illegal Activities Professor Antonio Merlo, University of Pennsylvania, USA Economics
The Comparative Politics of Institutions and Policymaking - Cancelled Professor Matthew Shugart, University of California, San Diego, USA Political Science
10th year anniversary lecture: The Comparative Study of Justice Professor Jon Elster, Columbia University, USA Political Science, Sociology