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CfPs: Towards 2030: Sustainable Development Goals – series

In collaboration with the Open Access journals of Frontiers (www.frontiersin.org) we are bringing together a selected group of international experts to contribute to the following article collections: CfP to the Research Topic "On Poverty and Its Eradication" (journals: Frontiers in Sociology, Frontiers in Human Dynamics, Frontiers in Political Science, Frontiers in Public…

Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging

This encyclopedia brings together a comprehensive collection of work highlighting established research and emerging science in all relevant disciplines in gerontology and population aging. It covers the breadth of the field, gives readers access to all major sub-fields, and illustrates their interconnectedness with other disciplines. With more than 1300 cross-disciplinary…



Demographic Analysis: Selected Concepts, Tools, and Applications

"Demographic Analysis - Selected Concepts, Tools, and Applications" presents basic definitions, practical techniques, and methods, as well as examples of studies based on the usage of demographic analysis in various institutions and economic entities. The volume covers studies related to population distribution, urbanization, migration, population change and dynamics, aging, longevity,…

Join the Ageing & Society Editorial Team

Ageing & Society is a leading interdisciplinary and international peer-reviewed journal devoted to the understanding of human ageing and the circumstances of older people in their social and cultural contexts. It draws contributions and has readers from many disciplines including gerontology, sociology, demography, psychology, economics, medicine, social policy and the…

CfP: Policy Transfer and Learning in the Context of COVID-19 Pandemic

The scientific journal “Studia z Polityki Publicznej / Public Policy Studies” (http://szpp.sgh.waw.pl) published at the Collegium of Socio-Economics of the SGH Warsaw School of Economics, announces the Call for Papers for the Thematic Issue: Policy Transfer and Learning in the Context of COVID-19 Pandemic Deadline for submitting proposals/abstracts of papers:…

Call for 2 postdoctoral fellow positions at Goethe University, Frankfurt/Germany

The DFG-funded Research Training Group ‘Doing Transitions’ at Goethe University Frankfurt and Eberhard Karl University of Tübingen is inviting applications for 2 postdoctoral fellows (f/m/d) (Full-time position at the level of E13 on the German Public Service pay scale) for fixed four-year term beginning October 1, 2021. The Research Training Group ‘Doing Transitions’ investigates how transitions are constituted across the…

CfP: Older Women in Europe. A Human Rights based approach (edited collection)

editor Isabella Paoletti PhD, Centro Ricerca e Intervento Sociale NGO, Perugia, Italy www.crisaps.it Realizing the economic, social and cultural rights of older women, as well as their civil and political rights, results in more inclusive and equitable outcomes and helps to tackle more effectively factors driving the social marginalization and exclusion…

15th Global Conference on Ageing: Rights Matter

As a response to the unprecedented times and challenges the Covid-19 pandemic has brought, the IFA announces, the first virtual and in-person15th Global Conference, entitled “Rights Matter”.  “Rights Matter” represents a critical point of connection for all those fighting for the rights of older people in a time when their value…