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Environmental ethics in V4 countries
30. 9. - 1. 10. 2016
Uzávěrka pro posílání abstraktů: 15. září 2016.
CARE: Conference on Animal Rights in Europe
29. - 31. 7. 2016
Práva zvířat z perspektivy filozofie, sociologie a práva, Praha, ČR
datum konání: 29. 5. 2014
ÚSTAV STÁTU A PRÁVA AV ČR Vás srdečně zve na diskusní setkání PRÁVA ZVÍŘAT Z PERSPEKTIVY FILOZOFIE, SOCIOLOGIE A PRÁVA, které se bude konat dne 29. května 2014 od 15 hodin v zasedací síni ÚSP AV ČR, Národní 18, Praha 1, 7. patro
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PhDr. Tereza Vandrovcová (Katedra sociologie, Filozofická
fakulta UK v Praze)
Dr. David Černý (Ústav státu a práva AV ČR)
JUDr. Adam Doležal, L.L.M. (Ústav státu a práva AV ČR)
JUDr. Hana Müllerová, Ph.D. (Ústav státu a práva AV ČR)
Non-human in Social Science III: Past Trajectories - Future Prospects, Praha, ČR
deadline: 10 September 2012
datum konání: 17 and 18 November 2012
The 2012 conference seeks to create an intellectually stimulating environment for the debate about the non-human and its role in (re)shaping (the future of) social science. We thus welcome papers addressing theoretical, methodological, and epistemological issues, the papers dealing with the past developments of the non-human concept, the evaluation of its strengths and weeknesses as well as empirical examples of its usage. We also strive to open the topic of the future development of the concept and the possibilities it can offer to researchers and scholars across social sciences.
11th Annual North American Conference for Critical Animal Studies, Canisius College, Buffalo, New York, USA
datum konání: 2nd-4th March 2012
Critical Perspectives on Animals in Society, University of Exter, UK
datum konání: 10th March 2012
This exciting event will bring together postgraduate students focussing on human-animal relations, critical animal studies and anthrozoology, as well as activists, campaigning organisations and interested members of the public. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Non-human in anthropology II, Praha, ČR
limits and boundaries of social science
deadline: 10. 10. 2011
datum konání: 19.-20. 11. 2011
Anthropologists as well as scholars form a wide range of other disciplines of humanities, social, historical or environmental sciences are cordially welcome to participate. The conference is international, thus scholars from Central European region as well as beyond are encouraged to apply.
The conference seeks to create an intellectually stimulating environment for the debate about the non-human of (social science) research and its role in re-defining the limits and boundaries of social science. We welcome papers addressing theoretical, methodological, and epistemological issues as well as papers dealing with particular non-human themes. For more details see our "conference themes" section. Thus the working language of the conference is English.
2nd European Conference for Critical Animal Studies, Praha, ČR
"RECONFIGURING THE ‘HUMAN’/’ANIMAL’ BINARY – RESISTING VIOLENCE”
deadline: 3. 7. 2011
datum konání: 15.-16. 10. 2011
This two-day interdisciplinary conference will critically explore a variety of issues concerning the historic, current, and future situation of nonhuman animals across globally interconnected societies. Adopting a Critical Animal Studies perspective this conference seeks to interrogate not only the ‘question of the animal’ but also, with urgency, the deteriorating lived circumstances of many nonhuman animals. We are especially pleased to be hosting this conference in association with the Institute for Critical Animal Studies (ICAS) as the 2nd Annual European Conference for Critical Animal Studies.
We welcome participation from activists, academics (sociologists, philosophers, geographers, historians, anthropologists etc.) and hybrids of the two. The conference will be completely vegan.
Animal Minds, Indiana, USA
deadline: 30. 9. 2010
datum konání: 22-26. 6. 2011
Literary, cultural, scientific, media studies, or other approaches to the notion of non-human animal “mind,” including but not limited to animal consciousness and subjectivity; animal “voices” and literary ventriloquism; animal narrators; animal communication or emotion; concepts of animal souls, afterlife, etc. Please email a 300-word abstract and a brief bio by September 30
Zoosemiotics and Animal Representations, Estonsko
datum konání: 4-8. 4. 2011
Hoping that you might find it of interest we remind you of the conference
"Zoosemiotics and Animal Representations" to be held in Tartu, Estonia on
4-8 April 2011. Our aim is to bring together scholars studying different
aspects of semiotics of animals, animal representations, animal
communication and zoosemiotics. Please find attached the conference CFP.
The deadline for the abstracts is 15 September 2010.To submit a proposal,
interested scholars should e-mail an abstract (300-600 words) and a bio-note
(less than 100 words) to the address
The abstract and bio-note should be sent together in one file (.doc or .rtf)
attached to the e-mail.
Sex, Gender, Species Wesleyan University, USA
deadline: 1. 10. 2010
datum konání: 25.-26. 2. 2011
The growing field of animal studies has turned critical attention to the real conditions and stakes of human-animal relations. It has also become a new and important focus for debates over identity and difference that have embroiled academic theory over the past quarter century. Recent scholarship on animal otherness as well as discussions of how to traverse boundaries of difference often draws upon a history of feminist theory and practice even as this borrowing remains unacknowledged. The purpose of this conference is to foreground the relations between feminist and animal studies and to examine the real and theoretical problems that are central to both fields of inquiry.
We are soliciting abstracts for papers that can be presented in 30 minute time slots. Selected presenters will receive a $1000 honorarium to cover travel expenses. We invite extended submissions of versions of presented papers for a special issue of Hypatia on Animal Others.
Non-human in anthropology, ČR
deadline: 25. 10. 2010
datum konání: 4.-5. 12. 2010
Anthropologists as well as scholars from a wide range of other disciplines of humanities, social, historical or environmental sciences are cordially welcome to participate. The conference is international, thus scholars from Central European region as well as beyond are encouraged to apply.
The aim of the conference is to create an intellectually stimulating environment for debate about the non-human of (social) science research. Thus the working language of the conference is English.