International Sociological Association (ISA) Joint Conference for the Research Committee on Family (RC06) & Population (RC 41) | Theme: Changing Demography <=> Changing Families

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 17, 2018 to May 19, 2018
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Demographic History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences, Sociology

http://singaporerc0641.nus.edu.sg/ 

ISA research committees on Family (RC06) and Population (RC41) will have its first joint meeting in Singapore hosted by the National University of Singapore Centre for Family and Population Research (NUS CFPR). We welcome participants to submit abstracts that fall under the following themes:

Urbanities - Journal of Urban Ethnography

Type: 
Journal
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban History / Studies

Urbanities – Journal of Urban Ethnography - Vol 7  No1, May 2017

is now available online at: https://www.anthrojournal-urbanities.com/journal-issues/all-volumes-and-issues/

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

The Housing Crisis and Homelessness: A San Francisco Ethnography (Niccolò Caldararo)

Policing the Young – Dystopic Ways of Dealing with Young People

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Childhood and Education, Geography, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology

Policing the Young – Dystopic Ways of Dealing with Young People

 

Chapter proposals are invited for a ground-breaking book that will focus on how policing has become a dystopic reality in young people’s lives around the world. Policing of the young is not only very distasteful, disrespectful and dispiriting, but also highly discriminatory and increasingly disproportionate in terms of the force and measures employed.

New Directions in the Study of Populism

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2017
Location: 
Arizona, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Political Science, Social History / Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology

General:

 

We invite proposals for a paper to be presented at a workshop on “New Directions in the Study of Populism.” The conference will take place March 15 thru March 17, 2018, at the West and Thunderbird campuses of Arizona State University (from Thursday early evening to Saturday early afternoon).

 

LGBTQ research prize

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
May 15, 2017 to June 25, 2017
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Sociology, Anthropology

Hello there!

SurveyMonkey in Dublin, Ireland, is sponsoring a student prize. A professional SurveyMonkey account will be awarded to a student working on a LGBTQ research topic.

Requirements:

- PhD or MA students currently enrolled in the Republic of Ireland
- Student working on a LGBTQ research topic
- Applications are accepted at any research stage (i.e. students about to start or already working on their project)

Applications are now open. 

Deadline: June 25th 2017

Industry – Heritage – Landscape. Constructions of Identity in “Post”-Industrial Societies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 18, 2017 to June 19, 2017
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Environmental History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Sociology, World History / Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Industry – Heritage – Landscape. Constructions of Identity inPost”-Industrial Societies ­

6/7 October 2017, Technical University Berlin

 

Call for Panelists for 2017 ALSA Equality, Social Justice and Law: New Challenges of the Transforming Asia

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 16, 2017 to June 29, 2017
Location: 
Taiwan
Subject Fields: 
Sociology, Law and Legal History, Human Rights, Government and Public Service, Childhood and Education

 

Call for Panelists for 2017 Asian Law and Society Association(ALSA) Conference, 

National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan,  December 15-16, 2017 (Deadline June 30, 2017)

 

Equality, Social Justice and Law: New Challenges of the Transforming Asia

Culture, Migration and the Design of the Urban Experience

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 22, 2018
Location: 
Arizona, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Demographic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Sociology

This confernce seeks to bring designers and social and cultural theorists together. It examines issus of migration, cultural displacement, and the politics of architecture and urban planning. Taking place in Arizona, it welcomes discussions on the politocs and cuture of borader cities and communities.

Critical Practice in an Age of Complexity – An Interdisciplinary Critique of the Built Environment

Conference Dates: 22-23 February 2018

Abstract Submissions: 01 June (early) 05 December 2017 (final)

First European Summer School on Solidarity Economy: is it possible to foster a common agenda for Solidarity Economy in Europe?

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
September 4, 2017 to September 8, 2017
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, Management and Leadership Studies, Public Policy, Social Sciences, Sociology

 

First Summer School on Solidarity Economy: is it possible to foster a common agenda for Solidarity Economy in Europe?

Kulturökologie und ökologische Kulturen in der Großregion

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 1, 2017 to June 2, 2017
Location: 
Luxembourg
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Literature, Sociology

Cultural ecology and ecological cultures in the Greater Region
Transdisciplinary conference organised by Jeanne E. Glesener, Christiane Solte-Gresser and Sébastian Thiltges

Programme

Thursday, 1st June 2017 – Natur Musée Luxembourg
09:15 Welcome
09:30 Introduction by Sébastian Thiltges
10:00 Keynote 1: Marco Schank, „Was kann die Literatur zur Lösung ökologischer Probleme beitragen?“
10:45 Coffee break 
11:00 New environmental challenges (Chair: Sébastian Thiltges)

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