Submissions are being sought for an edited volume on the policing of minority and ethnic communities. Proposals may include topics addressing police practices in segregated communities as well as how Black and Latino bodies are policed in public spaces. The goal of this project is to highlight and critically evaluate the complex and oftentimes problematic relationship between law enforcement, social control, and communities of color. Please submit a 500 word abstract by January 15, 2016.
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The Journal of Sport History is seeking to expand its pool of scholars for book reviews. The Journal of Sport History, which is published three times a year, includes approximately 30 book reviews per issue.
We invite interested reviewers to send a brief message to Book Review Editor Jerry Gems at email@example.com that includes a note on the applicant’s academic background, professional qualifications, and research interests. Please include a short list of publications and teaching fields.
The Department of History, Political Science, Geography, & Africana Studies at Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee, invites academics, independent scholars, policymakers, and graduate students to present papers at its fourth annual conference on the theme:AFRICA IN THE 21ST CENTURY: THE PROMISE OF DEVELOPMENT AND DEMOCRATIZATION Africa has made significant strides in economic growth and democratization in recent years as apparent in states such as Gabon, Botswana, Angola, Ghana, Namibia, South Africa, and Nigeria.
The deadline for proposals for the 5th International Conference Buddhism & Australia is just two weeks away – October 30, 2015. Please see the conference website www.buddhismandaustralia.com for useful details about the submission details.
The IC Buddhism & Australia 2016 will be held on 18-20 February,2016 in Perth, Western Australia.
The past three decades have seen an increased amount of scholarship about women who were artists and women who were either sponsors of art projects or purchasers of art objects between about 1500 and 1800.