Culture matters but why does it matter? Culture matters because the values, beliefs and assumptions that underpin military organisations shape their behaviour and that of their personnel at all levels. However, the relationship between air forces and their culture has been little discussed and much assumed in the historiography. Indeed, as Allan English reflected in 2004, little has been written on the culture of air forces, and despite some notable examples, this largely remains the case.
Moving Centers & Traveling Cultures
October 10-12, 2018
Goethe University, Frankfurt
Confirmed keynote speaker: Alex Tickell (Open University)
Special Session: Teaching for the Post-Anthropocene – PAMLA 2018
Ron Milland, Presiding Officer / PAMLA: Pacific Ancient Modern Language Association
"(Um)weltschmertz: An Exercise in Humility and Melancholia" is the final project event of the ENHANCE international training network. The event explores the deep ties that connect humans and their cultural and emotional lives to the changing environment around issues of environmental change and conflict, as well as the role of the environmental humanities in times of crisis.
There will be several public events as part of the program, including public lectures, a film screening, and an exhibition.
The aim of this conference is to provide an opportunity to foster academic and practical development for international educators, scholars, researchers, industry professionals, policy-makers and researchers, students with an opportunity to explore and discuss issues in the topics on tourism.
The Journal of Interdisciplinary Feminist Thought, a peer-reviewed open access journal (https://digitalcommons.salve.edu/jift/) published through Salve Regina University annually since 2005, invites contributions for its next issue: Women and Politics: Obstacles & Opportunities.
The Aga Khan University-Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations invites you to its upcoming event Out of Africa, Out of Europe: African and European Migration in Morocco by Dr Ma
The UCLA School of Law Animal Law and Policy Small Grants Program (“Program”) is seeking small grant proposals. The application period is open now and closes on December 1, 2018. We are happy to receive applications as soon as they are ready, but we will not make any offers of funding until we have reviewed all applications after the funding period closes.
On August 29-31, 2018 the “Nomadism, Mobilities and Media” conference will be held at AUCA. The conference is dedicated to the World Nomad Games III
‘Modern man might be so mobile that he can never establish roots and his experience of place may be all too superficial’ (Tuan, 1977, 183).
Manuel Castells outlined a "network society" and suggested that the "space of places" is being surpassed by a "space of flows." (Castells, 1989)