In Progress 3: The 3rd Edition of the Seminar on Social Sciences and Development in Africa

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 20, 2018
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Human Rights, Political Science, Social Sciences

In Progress 3 is the third edition of a seminar especially driven to masters and doctoral students in the field of African studies and Development Studies. The main objective is to promote a space for reflection and exchange of experiences, providing the meeting of students from different schools, who have studies on contemporary Africa and its development as a research theme. Another objective is to identify the thematic areas, which are of the greatest interest to researchers in the present, in order to be able to retain the real dimension of knowledge in the various fields and subjects.


Submissions should include the following thematic panels:

FIELD WORK: PRACTICAL, THEORETICAL AND METHODOLOGICAL ISSUES

POLICY, DYNAMICS OF CIVIL SOCIETY, DEVELOPMENT, CULTURE, THINKING AND CHANGE

STRATEGIES FOR COOPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT

POPULATIONS, MOBILITIES AND WELL-BEING


Interested parties should submit a summary of the work to be submitted, by October 20, 2018.

Abstracts should include a short abstract (not to exceed 500 words), three keywords and a short biographical note (with institutional affiliation, academic degree (s) and relevant publications, if any).

The abstracts must be sent to the following e-mail address: inprogressseminar2018@gmail.com.

Authors will be notified of acceptance of abstracts by October 30, 2018.

Accepted texts will be proposed for publication in the Proceedings of In Progress 3. To be considered, they must comply with the instructions.

In case of doubt, send us an email with your question to inprogressseminar2018@gmail.com


Important dates:
Submission of abstracts: October 20, 2018
Notification of Acceptance: October 30, 2018
Seminar: 15-16 November 2018

 

Organization:

Professor Iolanda Évora (CEsA/ISEG, Universidade de Lisboa)

Professor Sónia Frias (CEsA/ICSP, Universidade de Lisboa)

 

Contact Info: 

CEsA - Center for African, Asian and Latin American Studies/ISEG - Lisbon School of Economis & Management, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal