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Marie Skłodowska-Curie PhD positions: Political Concepts in the World - Understanding “Constitutionalism” in Past and Present

The University of Aberdeen, in collaboration with the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie programme, is delighted to offer six Early Stage Researcher (PhD) positions, lasting 3 years starting in September 2018, for ground-breaking research on how political concepts, such as nation, citizenship, civil society and rule of law, are used in the world.

ASMEA 2018 Research Grant and Travel Grant Opportunities

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is pleased to offer Research and Travel Grant opportunities in conjunction with its Eleventh Annual Conference being held November 1 - 2, 2018 in Washington D.C.

The Research Grant Program is designed to stimulate new and diverse lines of discourse on topics that deserve greater attention within the regions of the Middle East and Africa. Grants of up to $2500 will be awarded.

Research areas include:

Contention: The Multidisciplinary Journal of Social Protest (Vol. 5, Issue 2)

Dear Colleague,

The articles in this issue of Contention offer different perspectives on social protest, examining the roles of small activist collectives, organized policing efforts, local private politics, digital communities, and revolutionary vanguards in instances of collective action and political behavior. This issue concludes with an interview.

Please visit the Berghahn website for more information about the journal: www.berghahnjournals.com/contention

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