World Social Science Association

Formerly the Western Social Science Association

Scholarship, Service, Collegiality

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Section Key

Click on any section Key (bold, blue letters) to go right to breakaway sessions for that Section.
AAAS - African/African American Studies
ABS - Association For Borderland Studies
AFIT - Economics (Association For Institutional Thought)
AIS - American Indian Studies
AS - Asian Studies
CDD - Chronic Disease & Disability
CJC - Criminal Justice & Criminology
CMS - Communication Studies
CS - Canadian Studies
EG - Economics General

EPN - Environmenal Policy & Natural Resource Management
GD - Globalization & Development
HIS - History
LASC - Latin American Studies & Chicano-Iberian Culture Network
MC - Mass Communication
MENA - Middle East & North Africa
NPPS - Non-Profit, Philanthropy, Social Enterprise & Entrepreneurship
NZAS - New Zealand & Australia Studies
PA - Public Administration
PFB - Public Finance & Budgeting

PS - Political Science
RAS - Rural & Agricultural Studies
SA - Sociology & Anthropology
SES - Slavic & Eurasian Studies
SP - Social Psychology
SW - Social Work
URPE - Union For Radical Political Economists
US - Urban Studies
WGBL - Women's, Gender, & LGBTQ Studies

RAS - Rural & Agricultural Studies

RAS 4 - Resources, Money & Trust in Rural Places

Section Coordinator: Lisa Ossian, Des Moines Area Community College

Moderator:  Lisa Ossian, Des Moines Area Community College


“The Misconduct of the Freedman’s [sic] Bureau: E.M. Gregory and East Texas Planters, 1865-66”, Matthew Hild, Georgia Tech

“Is Wildlife a Public Trust or Commercial Commodity? Some Observations on Big Game Permit Allocation and the Outfitting Industry”, Stephen Eliason, Montana State University

“No Ordinary Occupation, Tempting Booty & Danish Daring: Herbert Hoover’s World Famine Survey in Three Scandinavian Countries, April 1946”, Lisa Ossian, Des Moines Area Community College


Event Information

Event Date 04-14-2023 9:45 am
Location Cloister East