December 2016: Starting Research Project "Cultural Education and Cultural Participation in Germany"

Conference Report in Soziopolis
Spring Conference February 25th/26th, 2016

On February 25th/26th, 2016 the Spring conference of the DGS-Section "Social Stratification and Inequality" took place at the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz. The topic was "Social Stratification and Culture". Organisation: Gunnar Otte (JGU Mainz) and Peter A. Berger (University of Rostock).

Final Program

January 2015: Co-Editorship for ZfS

Since January 2015 Gunnar Otte has been co-editor for the "Zeitschrift für Soziologie":

January 2015: Death of Alexander Schulze

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We mourn our valued colleague, Dr. Alexander Schulze, who passed away very unexpectedly on January 14th, 2015. He was a research fellow at the Institute of Sociology at the Johannes Gutenberg-University since 2005, first with Prof. Dr. h.c. Stefan Hradil, later with Prof. Dr. Peter Preisendörfer and Prof. Dr. Gunnar Otte.

We will greatly miss Alexander personally and professionally. We offer our sincere condolences to his wife and his family.