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Calls for Papers

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CFP for Forschung. Politik - Strategie - Management

Deadline: March 06 2015

Managers of inter- and transdisciplinary research groups - roles, competencies, careers"

Deadline for submitting abstracts: March 6 2015 - send your abstracts to: specialissue@interdisciplinarity.ch

Topic of the special issue: While the body of literature on the design of inter- and ...

Journal ClimaCom Cultura Científica

Deadline: April 15 2015

Journal ClimaCom Cultura Científica – pesquisa, jornalismo e arte - Special issue: Adaptation Sumbission deadline for papers: April 15th A revista ClimaCom Cultura Científica – pesquisa, jornalismo e arte convida à submissão de artigos, resenhas e produções artísticas e culturais para ...

Science and Science Fiction

Deadline: March 10 2015

Special Issue of the Bulletin of Science, Technology, and Society

Visit the CFP for more details at the website.
SPECIAL ISSUE CALL FOR PAPERS BULLETIN OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, & SOCIETY
SUBMIT YOUR MANUSCRIPT http:// mc.manuscriptcentral.com/bsts
• A manuscript length between 5000 - 7000 ...

The Politics of Panic in Global Health

Deadline: January 31 2015

Global Public Health invites submission of manuscripts for consideration in a special issue. Editors: Amy Fairchild, Kavita Sivaramakrishnan and Richard Parker

More than three decades have passed since the HIV epidemic began to emerge and ushered in a new era in the field that would come to ...

Science and Cultural Diffusion in the Era of Brain Imaging

Deadline: March 16 2015

Thematic dossier of the journal CulturasPsi/PsyCultures
Editors: Piroska Csúri and Jimena Mantilla

At present, both scientific communications and popular texts dealing with the topic of subjectivity and the mind are frequently accompanied by images of the human brain. In addition to the ...

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 ...

Special Issue Revue Française de Sociologie/French Sociological Review

Deadline: November 15 2014

“Sociology of the Internationalisation of Sciences” Scientific Editors: Michel Dubois (GEMASS, CNRS), Yves Gingras (UQAM, Montréal), Claude Rosental (CEMS-IMM, CNRS)

The internationalisation of scientific research is frequently considered from two opposing perspectives. The first focuses ...

The ESRC Genomics Network - Genetics and Society Book Series

Deadline: June 01 2015

The ESRC Genomics Network - Genetics and Society Book Series provides an outlet for outstanding scholarship in the multiple fields of genetics and genomics social sciences research. Published with Routledge since 2006, the research monographs, handbooks, textbooks, and edited collections offer ...

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

Editor-in-Chief:
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,

...

Call for Chapters Lecture Notes in Social Networks

September 30 2014 |

Special Topic From Problem Framing to Problem Solving: Applications of Systems Thinking and Soft Operations
Research in managing complexity (An edited book - to be published by Springer in 2015)
Today we find ourselves confronted with problems of dynamic complexity and interdependency. Such ...