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Calls for Papers

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The National Academy of Engineering Center for Engineering, Ethics, and Society (CEES)

Deadline: September 18 2015

The National Academy of Engineering Center for Engineering, Ethics, and Society (CEES) invites submissions of ethics activities that prepare students for ethical practices, research, or leadership in engineering. Eligible activities may be at the bachelor’s or master’s level for engineering ...

Revista Redes (Journal in STS in Latin América)

Deadline: June 30 2015

REDES – Revista de Estudios Sociales de la Ciencia informa que se encuentra abierta la convocatoria para el envío de artículos y notas de investigación desde el 1 de mayo hasta el 30 de junio de 2015. La revista REDES se edita desde 1994 y es la publicación de referencia del campo Ciencia, ...

Call for Papers (CfP) for Science as Culture (SaC) Forum

Deadline: June 30 2015

Contesting Science and Technology: from the 1970s to the present

Key societal issues hinge on the role of science and technology, generating controversies over their hidden or implicit politics. Indeed, political-economic agendas have been widely promoted in the guise of technofixes which ...

Call for Authors

Deadline: January 01 2015

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Aging: Multidisciplinary Perspectives (this is also open to graduate students)

We are inviting academic editorial contributors to The SAGE Encyclopedia of Aging, a new multi-volume reference to be published in 2016. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Aging includes approximately ...

Asian Biotechnology and Development Review (ABDR): Call for Articles, Reviewers

The Asian Biotechnology and Development Review (ABDR) is a peer reviewed journal published by Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) from New Delhi, India. It is supported by Life Science Division of UNESCO and Department of Biotechnology of Government of India. This ...

The Construction of Personal Identities Online: a Special Issue of Minds and Machines

Deadline: December 15 2011

Information and communication technologies (ICTs) are building a new habitat (infosphere) in which future generations will spend an increasing amount of time. So, how individuals construct, shape and maintain their personal identities online (PIOs) is a problem of growing and pressing importance. ...

The Body in Breast Cancer: a Special Issue of Social Semiotics

Deadline: October 01 2010

Social Semiotics invites submissions to a special issue “The Body in Breast Cancer” in order to mobilize new critical interventions into the materiality of breast cancer.

The body, at the level of the breast, is the terrain on and through which breast cancer registers. This body, as ...

General Call for Papers: East Asian Science, Technology and Society: an International Journal

Daiwie Fu, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
Associate Editors:
Warwick Anderson, University of Sydney, Australia / University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
Pingyi Chu, Academic Sinica, Taiwan
Sungook Hong, Seoul National University, South Korea
Togo Tsukahara, Kobe University,