ACLA 2016 Harvard CFP: Alternative Academics? Re-thinking the premises of the academic discourse

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 22, 2015
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Literature, Humanities, Graduate Studies, Cultural History / Studies

Starting with the Global Financial Crisis of 2007, an already dwindling and tough job market for those who received a Ph.D. from humanities and social sciences became almost impossible to navigate especially for the new graduates. Even if the economy shows healing symptoms and the market some amelioration, with the use of the business and private enterprise models within academia along with the changes in the tenure system, careers alternative to the academic tenure became a real option and are not necessarily seen as failures.

Interrnational Conference on Cultural Diversity and Value Pluralism in European and Global Politics - Prague, November 20-21, 2015

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 20, 2015 to November 21, 2015
Location: 
Czech Republic
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Humanities, Philosophy, Political Science, Social Sciences

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International Conference

APPEL À COMMUNICATIONS / CALLS FOR PAPERS : ÉTUDES DU FAIT ALIMENTAIRE EN AMÉRIQUE STUDIES OF FOOD IN NORTH AMERICA

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 11, 2015
Location: 
Quebec, Canada
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Social Sciences

APPEL À COMMUNICATIONS / CALLS FOR PAPERS

PREMIÈRE RENCONTRE
DES JEUNES CHERCHEUR(E)S FRANCOPHONES D’AMÉRIQUE EN ALIMENTATION

UNIVERSITÉ DU QUÉBEC À MONTRÉAL (UQAM),
10 ET 11 MARS 2016 / 10 & 11 MARCH 2016

ÉTUDES DU FAIT ALIMENTAIRE EN AMÉRIQUE
STUDIES OF FOOD IN NORTH AMERICA

TOPIC:

In American and in Europe, food is a well-established research topic in the social sciences. This “total social phenomenon,” in the words of Marcel Mauss, is now an object for study in diverse disciplines.

International Conference on Urban Planning, Governance and Design for Reducing Urban Conflicts and Violence: Critical Learnings and Possibilities

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Public Policy, Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Social Sciences

International Conference

Urban Planning, Governance & Design for Reducing Urban Conflicts and Violence: Critical Learnings and Possibilities

Organized by the Centre for Urban Equity, CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India

Conference Dates: March 2-4, 2016

Conference Sponsors: IDRC and DFID

Call for Abstracts

Call for Papers: AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
August 20, 2015 to October 15, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Indigenous Studies, Native American History / Studies, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences

AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples is a multidisciplinary, internationally peer-reviewed journal published quarterly. It aims to present indigenous worldviews from native indigenous perspectives. It is dedicated to the analysis and dissemination of native indigenous knowledge that uniquely belongs to cultural, traditional, tribal and aboriginal peoples as well as first nations, from around the world.

The Crisis in the Middle East and Its Impact on Europe

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
December 7, 2015 to December 8, 2015
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Middle East History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Political Science, Religious Studies and Theology, Social Sciences

Since 2011 the Middle East has entered a new era. Pro-democracy protests have seen Egypt, Syria, Libya, Yemen, Bahrain enter into a period of unprecedented turmoil combined with violence and civil war. In Tunisia and Morocco the protest provoked significant changes in political systems. The rise of Islamic State (IS) has increased the Iranian government’s interventions in Syria and Iraq while Saudi Arabia is also involved in the conflicts.

Journal of Liberty and International Affairs

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 29, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Human Rights, Humanities, Political Science, Social Sciences

We are pleased to announce a call for papers for the third issue of Journal of Liberty and International Affairs, a triannual (3 issues per year), open-access and peer-reviewed journal devoted to the study of liberty and international affairs.

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