American Sociological Association

Rationality and Society

The purpose of the Section on Rationality and Society is to encourage and enhance research and teaching about the uses and limits of rational choice theory in sociology. The Section seeks to promote communication, collaboration and consultation among scholars in sociology and in allied social science disciplines.

Section Officers & Council


Chair: Jun Kobayashi, Seikei University 2019
Chair-Elect: Pamela E. Emanuelson, North Dakota State University 2019
Past Chair: Jane Sell, Texas A&M University 2019
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Masayuki Kanai, Senshu University 2020

Section Council

Katie E. Corcoran, West Virginia University 2019
Emily Anne Erikson, Yale University 2020

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