Oslo Summer School in Comparative Social Science Studies 2008

  21 - 25 July 2008  
Research Design Professor Barbara Geddes Political Science, Sociology, Research Methodology
Theory and Practice of New Technologies for Development - Cancelled Assistant Professor, Dr. T.T. Sreekumar Sociology, Technology and Innovation
The Ethics and Political Economy of Medical Research
- Anthropological Perspectives
Professor Paul Wenzel Geissler Anthropology, Political Science, Sociology, Health Studies
Theory and Analysis of Dynamics in the Global Economy Professor Markus Hassler and Professor Robert Hassink Human Geography, Sociology
The Comparative Study of Narratives/Events Professor Roberto Franzosi Sociology, Media Studies
Special Guest Lecture: Party, Race and War in the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election Professor John Zaller Political Science, Social Science
  28 July - 1 August 2008  
Inequality, Welfare and Redistribution Professor Peter J. Lambert Economics, Sociology
Markets as Social Formations Associate Professor Patrik Aspers Sociology, Anthropology, Economics
The Quantitative Study of Armed Conflict Professor Scott Gates and Senior Researcher H�vard Strand Political Science
Universities and Economic Development Professor Roger Geiger Educational Science, Sociology