Preannouncement of new SCORAI book on Social Change Beyond Consumerism

  Title of the new book: Social Change and the Coming of Post-consumer Society: Theoretical Advances and Policy Implications Authors: Halina Szejnwald Brown, Clark University, USA, Maurie Cohen, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA, Philip Vergragt, Clark University, USA Introduction: Social Change and the Coming of Post-Consumer Society aims to develop more complete appreciation of the relevant processes of social Read more about Preannouncement of new SCORAI book on Social Change Beyond Consumerism[…]

Announcing Winter/Spring Mini-Colloquium Series on Post-work/Post-consumer Futures

The SCORAI Board and Tellus Institute are pleased to announce plans to host a Winter/Spring Mini-Colloquium Series on Post-work/Post-consumer Futures that will delve into issues at the interface of digital automation, technological unemployment, worktime reduction, consumption, and lifestyle innovation. Speakers in the series will be: February 16: Peter Frase, Editor at Jacobin magazine and author Read more about Announcing Winter/Spring Mini-Colloquium Series on Post-work/Post-consumer Futures[…]

2016 Conference asks for Crowdfunding support

The 2016 SCORAI conference will be host to researchers around the world, with many of these expected to come from developing countries with limited budgets. With the intention of genuine solidarity, the SCORAI networks wants to support participants with limited travel budgets and decided to set up a Crowdfunding campaign. Please show your solidarity and kindness Read more about 2016 Conference asks for Crowdfunding support[…]