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Founded in 1960 by Seymour Martin Lipset and Stein Rokkan, the CPS comprises both political scientists and sociologists. It represents them as IPSA (International Political Science Association) Research Committee 06 and ISA (International Sociological Association) Research Committee 18. For a detailed description, please visit the page 'About us'.

The board elected for the period 2014-2018 can be viewed here.

Latest News

  • International Conference: Redefining Political Sociology (detail)
  • 2018 APSA - Call for Panels and Papers (detail)
  • New Newsletter: Issue Summer 2017 (detail)
  • Article on 'The Interdisciplinary Hybrid: Some Discussions on the State of Political Sociology' (detail)