Call for Papers: American Association of Geographers, 5 – 10 April, 2017, Boston (Massachusetts)

Shared by Damian White on our mailing list. Reconstructing Urban Natures?: Building Engagements between Green Urbanism, the Resilient City, and Urban Political Ecology. Hannah Teicher, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, MIT & Damian White, History, Philosophy and Social Science, RISD. At first glance, the on-going debates about possible forms of an ecological urbanism in architecture Read more about Call for Papers: American Association of Geographers, 5 – 10 April, 2017, Boston (Massachusetts)[…]

Call for Contributions: Sustainable Lifestyles, Livelihoods and the Circular Economy, 27-29 June 2017, Brighton, UK

Shared by Philip Vergragt on our mailing list. The Global Research Forum invites session and paper proposals for its third international conference on the theme of “Sustainable Lifestyles, Livelihoods and the Circular Economy,” hosted by the Institute of Development Studies and the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) at the University of Sussex. The conference will Read more about Call for Contributions: Sustainable Lifestyles, Livelihoods and the Circular Economy, 27-29 June 2017, Brighton, UK[…]

Using Behavioral Science Insights To Better Serve the American People

Jean Boucher shared this recent executive order from the United States with us on our mailing list. The Social and Behavioral Sciences Team (SBST) has recently made publicly available Executive Order 13707 of September 15, 2015. Excerpt: A growing body of evidence demonstrates that behavioral science insights— research findings from fields such as behavioral economics Read more about Using Behavioral Science Insights To Better Serve the American People[…]

Call for Papers: Panel for Society for Applied Anthropology’s Annual Meeting 2017

Shared by Luminita-Anda Mandache on our mailing list. Please contact her directly for more information. Multiple solidarities for multiple economies: solidarity economy across geographical divides Discussants: Brian Burke (Appalachian State University) and Sarah Lyon (University of Kentucky, to be confirmed) Organizer: Luminita-Anda Mandache (University of Arizona) Following Keith Hart’s definition of human economy (2010), solidarity economy Read more about Call for Papers: Panel for Society for Applied Anthropology’s Annual Meeting 2017[…]