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Editorial Office

Dr. Gregor Wolbring
Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies in Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
Interests: community empowerment; technology governance; disability studies; ability studies; ethics; sustainability; health systems; ecohealth

Assistant Editor
Ms. Xingxing Zhao
MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Editorial Board

Dr. Brennan K. Berg
Department of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Memphis, 106 Elma Roane Fieldhouse, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
Tel. +1 901 678 2462
Interests: sport policy; sport and public health; sport diplomacy; sport development; mixed martial arts

Prof. Dr. John Bodel
Department of Classics, Brown University, Box 1856, 48 College St., Providence, RI 02912, USA
Tel. +1 401 863 3815; Fax: +1 401 863 7484
Interests: early societies and cultures; slavery; epigraphy and writing systems; death and the afterlife; special interest: Roman Empire

Dr. Nicholas David Bowman
Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, West Virginia University, 108 Armstrong Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
Tel. +1 304 393 3905
Interests: media psychology, experimental methods, entertainment theory, quantitative methods, video games, social media

Prof. Dr. Daniel Chirot
Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, Box 353650, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-3650, USA
Interests: historical sociology; political sociology; ethnic conflict; social change

Prof. Dr. Terry Nichols Clark
Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Tel. +1 773 702 8686
Interests: urban sociology; transnational processes; sociology of culture; social theory

Dr. Claire Donovan
Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PH, UK
Tel. +44 1895 267651; Fax: +44 1895 232806
Interests: research evaluation; research policy; higher education policy; sociology of knowledge; sociological theory; (social) science and society

Prof. Dr. Anthony Elliott
Department of Sociology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia
Tel. +61 8 820 13538
Interests: social theory; identity studies; globalization; sociology of modern societies; psychoanalysis

Dr. Graeme Gilloch
Department of Sociology, Bowland North, Lancaster University, Lancaster, LA1 4YT, UK
Tel. +44 1524 594192
Interests: social and cultural theory; critical theory; visual and urban culture; memory studies
Contribution: Special Issue: Ghost-towns: Cityscapes, Memories and Critical Theory

Dr. Phillip J. Granberry
Economics Department, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA 02125, USA
Tel. +1 617 331 6942
Interests: social capital; international migration; urban affairs

Dr. Mie Hiramoto
Department of English Language & Literature, National University of Singapore, 10 Kent Ridge Cresent, Singapore 119260, Singapore
Tel. +65 6516 3932; Fax: +65 6773 2981
Interests: sociolinguistics, language, gender and sexuality, language contact and change, language and meida

Dr. Val Marie Johnson
Department of Sociology and Criminology, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3C3, Canada
Tel. +1 902 420 5877; Fax: +1 902 420 5121
Interests: histories and theories of social power and identity (linked with class, ethnicity, race and colonialism, age, citizenship, gender and sexuality) of cities and urban social relations; socio-legal and governmentality studies

Dr. Lutz Kaelber
Department of Sociology, University of Vermont, 31 So. Prospect St. Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Tel. +1 802 656 4197
Interests: collective memory, theory, Max Weber, comparative historical sociology; disability studies; sociology of religion, sociology of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust

Prof. Dr. Daniel Lee Kleinman
Department of Community and Environmental Sociology, University of Wisconsin, Agricultural Hall, 1450 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Tel. +1 608 265 3289
Interests: knowledge economy; higher education; universities; Interdisciplinarity; democracy; deliberative democracy; expertise; Colony Collapse Disorder; biotechnology

Dr. Daniel H. Krymkowski
Department of Sociology, University of Vermont, 31 So. Prospect St. Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Tel. +1 802 656 2166
Interests: social class inequality; ethnic, racial, and gender inequality; social mobility; research methods and statistics; mathematical modeling; game theory; natural resource management

Dr. Jacqueline Low
Department of Sociology, Carleton Hall, Room 132, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B 5A3, Canada
Tel. +1 506 458 7439; Fax: +1 506 453 4659
Interests: sociology of health; illness; health policy and health care; in particular chronic illness; disability; and alternative and complementary therapies; deviant behavior; qualitative research methods; sociology of the body
Contribution: Special Issue: Embodied Action, Embodied Theory: Understanding the Body in Society

Prof. Deborah Lupton
News & Media Research Centre, Faculty of Arts & Design, University of Canberra, Bruce 2601, Australia
Interests: digital sociology; sociology of health and illness; the body; risk; critical studies of digital health; parenting cultures; obesity politics
Contribution: Special Issue: Beyond Techno-Utopia: Critical Approaches to Digital Health Technologies

Prof. Dr. Christine D. MacDonald
Department of Communication Disorders and Counseling, School, and Educational Psychology, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 47809, USA
Tel. + 1 (812) 237 7787
Interests: aggression; bullying; cyberbullying; gender issues

Dr. Katrina Bell McDonald
Department of Sociology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
Tel. +1-410-516-7626
Interests: sociology of the family; race, class, and gender; intersectionality; race relations; qualitative methodology
Contribution: Special Issue: Intersectionality: Disentangling the Complexity of Inequality

Prof. Dr. Lisa Jean Moore
Sociology and Gender Studies Department, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY 10577, USA
Interests: medical sociology, sex and gender studies, science and technology studies, critical body studies, animal studies, food studies
Contribution: Special Issue: Gender and Social Change

Prof. Dr. Andrea Nightingale
Department of Classics, 450 Serra Mall, Building 110, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-2145, USA
Interests: ancient philosophy, Greek literature, Greek culture, Roman literature and culture (especially in late antiquity), modern philosophy, ecological Studies

Dr. Teela Sanders
School of Sociology & Social Policy, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Tel. +44 113 343 4714; Fax: +44 113 233 4415
Interests: prostitution; sex trade, sex work; informal economies; gender; regulation; ethnography

Dr. Peter Stamatov
Department of Sociology, Yale University, P.O. Box 208265, New Haven, CT 06520-8265, USA
Tel. +1 203 432 6562
Interests: social movements; religion; culture; empire; transnational processes; theory; nationalism

Dr. Michael A. Stefanone
Department of Communication, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
Interests: social networks; social media; quantitative research methods

Prof. Dr. Simon Swain
Classics and Ancient History, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
Tel. +44 2476 528493
Interests: East Roman Studies; Greek culture and society of the Roman period; Early Christianity; Hellenistic World; reception of Greek Thought in Islam

Dr. Edmund Thomas
Department of Classics and Ancient History, Durham University, 38 North Bailey, Durham, DH1 3EU, UK
Interests: monumentality; architecture and society; architecture and text; spolia and re-use

Prof. Dr. Madine VanderPlaat
Department of Sociology and Criminology, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3C3, Canada
Tel. +1 902 496 8289; Fax: +1 902 420 5121
Interests: health and well-being of vulnerable populations; emancipatory politics, citizen participation and community capacity building; collaborative research and policy development
Contribution: Special Issue: On the Move: Human Migration Past, Present and Future

Dr. Valerie Zawilski
Department of Sociology, King's University College, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 2M3, Canada
Interests: social inequality; social movements; social justice in post-conflict societies; global health and human trafficking
Contribution: Special Issue: Social Inequality and the Global Slave Trade

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