The 9th Annual Critical Race Conference: Compassion, Complicity and Conciliation The Politics, Cultures and Economies of ‘Doing Good’

UPDATE: The deadline for paper abstracts has been extended to 16 March 2009. UPDATE: The website for the conference is located at http://sites.google.com/site/criticalracemontreal/ I am happy to further distribute this announcement of a call for paper abstracts (on short notice, my apologies) for a conference that I hold in high esteem — I presented at […]

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Exploring and Expanding the Boundaries of Research Methods

“Exploring and Expanding the Boundaries of Research Methods,” is a promising conference to be hosted by the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, from Friday, 31 October, 2008, through Saturday, 1 November, 2008. It is described as a “multi-disciplinary conference bringing research students together to focus on a range of traditional and […]

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Disappearing disciplinary borders in the social science library – global studies or sea change?

Conference announcement: International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) Disappearing disciplinary borders in the social science library – global studies or sea change? University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 6-7 August 2008 http://ilabs.inquiry.uiuc.edu/ilab/ssls/ Over the past decade, the nature of social science research and scholarship has undergone shifts that have blurred the traditional disciplinary boundaries as research […]

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