the Merton Award call we sent a few days ago, please
consider that the date of publication of eligible
papers was incorrect. The eligible years are 2016
and 2017. Please find below the corrected call.
Call for nominations
Nominations can be for a paper on any topic related
to analytical sociology, published in print (or online
for online-only journals) during 2016 or 2017.
Self-nominations are allowed.
Papers paying special attention to the following
elements will be particularly appreciated: careful
research design; well-defined empirical explanatory
focus; clear specification of explanatory mechanisms,
detailing connections between levels of analysis;
tailor-made methodological procedures, being
qualitative or quantitative; explicitness on
(methodological) assumptions; clarity in the writing
Please send a copy of the nominated paper, together
with a brief motivation to the committee chair at [log in to unmask]
Nominations for the 2018 award are accepted until
March 1st, 2018.
We look forward to receiving your nominations,
The Award Committee
Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund
Marc Keuschnigg (last year co-winner)
Gianluca Manzo (chair)