Announcements - Calls for Papers

CfP ESPAnet Poland Conference – Stream: Social Innovation and Technological Innovation in Ageing Policies in the European Union

Conference/Meeting - ESPAnet Poland Conference 2017Date - September 25, 2017Deadline - May 15, 2017The 4th International Conference ESPAnet-Poland Wroclaw, 25-27 September 2017 The theme of the conference is “Social Policy: Controversies and Paradoxes”. The conference is organized by Department of Sociology and Social Policy at the Wroclaw University of Economics, as well as the Polish Social Policy Association.   Stream 19: “Social Innovation…

CfP to Volume: “Contemporary Challenges of Ageing Policy in the Central and Eastern European Countries”

CALL FOR PAPERS “Czech-Polish-Slovak Studies in Andragogy and Social Gerontology” series (https://gerontolodzy.wordpress.com) Volume: “Contemporary Challenges of Ageing Policy in the Central and Eastern European Countries” Language: English   Editors: Andrzej Klimczuk, Ph.D. Candidate (Warsaw School of Economics, Poland) Łukasz Tomczyk, Ph.D. (Pedagogical University of Cracow, Poland)   Volume Description: A European Year…

Call for abstracts – PopFest 2016: the 24th Annual Population Postgraduate Conference

Conference/Meeting - PopFest 2016Date - July 04, 2016Deadline - March 31, 2016opFest is an annual Population Studies conference for postgraduate students organised by fellow postgraduates. It provides an excellent opportunity to bring together researchers from various Social Science disciplines such as Demography, Human Geography, Urban and Landscape Planning, Sociology, Social Anthropology, Social Statistics, Politics and other related fields. PopFest is organised…

BSA Ageing, Body and Society Study Group 7th Annual Conference: Ageing and Culture

Conference/Meeting - BSA Ageing, Body and Society Study Group 7th Annual Conference: Ageing and Culture; University of ManchesterDate - February 26, 2016Deadline - December 15, 2015 / 12 midnightThis year the Ageing, Body and Society study group is holding its annual day conference in Manchester, in collaboration with MICRA, University of Manchester. The theme of the day is Ageing and Culture. We will also be celebrating the publication of The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology: https://www.routledge.com/products/9780415631143   We…

European Society on Family Relations – Call for symposia and papers

Conference/Meeting - 8th conference of the European Society on Family Relations (ESFR) Date - August 31, 2016Deadline - December 31, 2015 / 12 midnight8th Congress of the European Society on Family Relations (ESFR) Changing Family Relations – Gender and Generations August 31 - September 3, 2016, TU Dortmund University, Germany Megatrends like globalization, increasing migration, the neo-liberal transformation of labor, individualization and pluralization as well as demographic ageing profoundly influence families today. The…