The Sociology of Work Study Centre (CESOT) was established in 1994
and is located within the Institute of Administration Research at
The Faculty of Economics, University of Buenos Aires.
The Centre's staff is committed to an interdisciplinary approach
to the phenomena of work including the social and economic environments
covering teaching, research and service interests.
Centre members have professional training in Sociology, Administration
and accounting and have developed skills and interests in specific
specialty areas, such as sociology of organisations and social research
There are also a number of advanced students assigned to research
assistantships and graduate professionals recipient of scholarships
who carry out research activities developing the required instructional
skills and experiences needed to become effective investigators.
More specifically The Sociology of
Work Study Centre aims at:
- Undertaking a broad range of theoretical
and empirical research projects with regard to organisations belonging
to the Social Economy or Third Sector and more specifically to co-operatives.
- Disseminating research findings widely across both the academic
community and Social Economy organisations.
- Developing links with, and working alongside, the full range of
academic agencies and social economy organisations at regional,
national and international levels.
- Encouraging transfer of research findings and teaching results
throughout the academic world and the community.
- Carrying out consulting work in order to meet specific demands.
The Sociology of Work Study Centre
is able to accomplish these objectives within the framework of a
democratic, critical, innovative and creative university system
committed to society as a whole.
Av. Córdoba 2122 - 2° piso of. 211
C1120AAQ - Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Tel/fax. (5411) 4370 6161