Announcements - Calls for Papers

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…