The Future in the Social Sciences

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Call for Papers
November 1, 2017 to November 30, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Cultural History / Studies, Intellectual History, Social Sciences, Sociology

„Stan Rzeczy” (State of Affairs), an interdisciplinary academic journal published by the Institute of Sociology of the University of Warsaw, invites proposals for an issue focused on the subject of the future in the social sciences.

In this issue of Stan Rzeczy (State of Affairs) we invite reflections on the actual and desired role of the social sciences and humanities in discussions about possible futures. We look forward to reading historical studies, case analyses, synthetic depictions and propositions for new research programs. 

Full text of the call for papers can be found at:

/// Authors are invited to send submissions containing their name, their affiliation, their email address, the title of their article, and an abstract of around 500 words to by 30 November 2017. The editorial board will send notices of acceptance or rejection by 10 December.

/// The authors of the accepted abstracts will be asked to provide articles by 30 March 2018.

/// Please direct all questions to Dr. Agata Stasik (, the editor of the issue.


Stan Rzeczy (State of Affairs) is a peer-reviewed journal  indexed in Erih Plus, in the Central and Eastern European Online Library and in The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities.

Contact Info: 

Please direct all questions to Dr. Agata Stasik (, the editor of the issue or to the Editorial Assistant of the journal, Ewa Balcerzyk at .