Call for Papers
Call for Papers for the Annual Meeting of the Southern Demographic Association (SDA)
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 12:05 PM

Southern Demographic Association invites submissions of 250-word abstracts for individual research papers and posters in applied or academic demography, economics, geography, sociology, public health, epidemiology, and psychology. Also welcome are proposals for thematic sessions, panel discussions, and software demonstrations.

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Call for Proposals for editorship of the journal ​​Population Research and Policy Review
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 12:05 PM

Search for New Editor of Population Research and Policy Review

The SDA Publications Committee seeks applications for the position of Co-Editor of Population Research and Policy Review (PRPR) published by Springer. The incoming Co-Editor will begin working with continuing Co-Editor Lynne Cossman in January 2018 and will serve three years as Co-Editor-in-Chief of the 2018-2020 volumes of the journal. Lynne Cossman’s term as Co-Editor will conclude in 2018 so the Committee also welcomes applications for the position of Co-Editor beginning in January 2019.

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The Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA) CALL FOR PAPERS
Monday, June 12, 2017 02:10 PM

 

The Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA) invites abstracts (sessions, papers and posters) for the Program of the 78th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, April 3-7, 2018.  The theme of the Program is “Sustainable Futures.”

The Society is a multi-disciplinary association that focuses on problem definition and resolution.  We welcome papers from all disciplines.  The deadline for abstract submission is October 15, 2017.  For additional information on the theme, abstract size/format, and the meeting, please visit our web page.

The Society for Applied Anthropology is pleased to announce our 78th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, April 3-7, 2018. 

For meeting information visit www.sfaa.net/annual-meeting/

 
Humboldt Journal of Social Relations
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 11:35 AM

The Humboldt Journal of Social Relations would like your assistance in distributing a call for paper submissions for a special issue on the American West after the Timber Wars.

Call for Submissions

Spring 2018 Special Issue: The American West after the Timber Wars

Academics, students, and practitioners are encouraged to submit papers for a special issue of the Humboldt Journal of Social Relations focused on post-timber war dynamics in the American West. We welcome original research papers as well as commentaries, creative writing, and photo essays.

Authorship: All authors are encouraged to collaborate with others inside or outside academia. Interdisciplinary submissions are welcome.

SUBMISSIONS: Deadline Oct. 30, 2017

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Call-for-Proposals: New Book on Midwestern Politics
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 10:45 AM
Call-for-Proposals: New Book on Midwestern Politics
by Catherine McNicol Stock

Scholars, commentators, and political analysts are asked to submit proposals of 500 words or less outlining a proposed chapter for a volume on the history of Midwestern politics since 1945.

Given the recent election outcome, in which major Midwestern states such as Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan, and Ohio switched their support from previous election cycles, the editors believe this is an important moment for a deeper exploration of the dynamics of Midwestern politics and the political culture of the region.The editors also believe this is the key moment to bring together two emerging and critical trends in American historiography, namely the burgeoning of scholarly work on the growth of political conservatism in the United States in the late 20th century and the recent upsurge of interest in the history of the Midwest.

Topics for the volume could include, but are certainly not limited to, the following:

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