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Calls for Papers

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Call for proposals Interdisciplinary Science Reviews (1976—)

Background: the journal

Interdisciplinary Science Reviews (ISR) is a quarterly journal that aims to set contemporary and historical developments in the natural and social sciences, engineering and technology into their social and cultural contexts and to illumine their interrelations with the ...

Call for Reviewers

Do you enjoy reading books in economics, social science, humanities? Join our community of book reviewers!

To join you must be an expert in one of the areas we publish ( ) and be prepared to review at least one book every two years: Vernon Press - Independent publisher ...

CfP for Science as Culture (SaC) Forum: Economic Assumptions

Deadline: January 31 2017

Forum Editor: Kean Birch

Economic assumptions underpin an enormous range of expert judgements regarding technoscience and beyond. Such assumptions frequently remain implicit, meaning that they are unaccountable despite being powerful influences on an array of decisions, policies, media ...

Special Issue of Qualitative Inquiry

Deadline: December 01 2016


Guest Editors: Katherine Harrison (University of Copenhagen, Denmark & Lund University, Sweden) & Maria Bee Christensen-Strynø (Roskilde University, Denmark)

Deadline for submission: 1 December 2016
New media are ...

Special Issue of Design Issues: Organizing provocation, conflict and appropriation

Deadline: January 10 2017

Contribute to a Special Issue of Design Issues: Organizing provocation, conflict and appropriation: The role of the designer in making publics

Because of the importance of the role and embodiment of the designer/artist in making publics, this special issue draws attention to reflexive practices ...