Catégorie : Appels à contributions

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cfp Panel L18. Cities, Public Spaces and Rejects/Villes, espaces publics et rebuts

7ème Conférence européenne des études africaines. Thème Afrique urbaine-Africains urbains : Des nouvelles rencontres du rural et de l’urbain 7th European conference on African studies – ECAS 7 Theme Urban Africa-Urban Africans: new rurality-urbanity encounters (english bellow) 29 Juin-1er Juillet 2017, Université de Bâle/Basel   Sylvie Ayimpam,...

The political life of commodities: a reflection on the contemporary circulation of « things » and resulting social and political transformations

CASCA/IUAES2017 Conference in Ottawa The political life of commodities: a reflection on the contemporary circulation of « things » and resulting social and political transformations Convenors Kelley Sams (Norbert Elias Center, Marseille) Giorgio Cassone (EHESS – Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales) Long Abstract This panel proposes a...

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CFP: The moving boundaries of recycling in and beyond China

The moving boundaries of recycling in and beyond China Recycling (understood here in a broad sense) played a key role in China’s economic development since the late 1970s. It has undergone major changes in recent years, the most significant of which are perhaps the advent of large-scale, registered market players and state...

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CFP: Opening the Bin – New perspectives on waste, culture and society from the humanities and the social sciences

First announcement for the academic workshop: Opening the Bin – New perspectives on waste, culture and society from the humanities and the social sciences – Lund University, Helsingborg Campus, Sweden, April 27-28, 2017 The production and management of waste comprise a vast array of socio-material practices that together shape...

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CFP: Informality, legitimacy and authority in the age of the “Circular Economy” (AAG)

Informality, legitimacy and authority in the age of the “Circular Economy” Call for Papers, AAG 2017 Boston   Organizers: Freyja Knapp, University of California, Berkeley ; Manisha Anantharaman, St. Mary’s College of California Sponsored by: The Development Geographies Specialty Group The circular economy is the “new kid...

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CFP: Changing Secondhand Economies

Business History Call for Papers for a Special Issue Changing Secondhand Economies For a special issue of Business History on Secondhand Economies, we invite original research papers focusing on secondhand markets and economies involving a variety of commodities ranging from used clothing, pre-owned cars, and antiquities, to recycled ships and...