China and the World: Cultural Innovation and Discourse System
in Social Science
Conference notice and call for papers
With the resurgence of populism, and trade protectionism, a reversed trend of globalization has arisen. Human societies has entered an age of accelerated conflicts and complications, as well as a critical predicament of cultural innovation. Difficulties and changes raise challenges for social science research and call for reflections and reconstruction of its discourse systems, research methods and methodologies, which, in turn, helps rebuild foundations for cultural innovation.
The main themes of this conference include cultural innovation and its crisis, anthropological methods, methodologies and the discursive (re)construction in social science.
·THEMES：Anthropology, methodologies, cultural innovation, ontology and discourse systems.
1) Cultural innovation and comparative research;
2) The (re)construction of discourse systems in social science;
3) Culture research, methodological and ontological concerns in anthropology
·DATE: April 20 2019.
·VENUE: Beijing Normal University
·PAPER SUBMISSION: Please submit an abstract by January 29, 2019; and a full-length conference paper by March 1, 2019. Both the abstract and the paper should be written in English or Chinese. The invitation letter will be sent to the participant for visa application and other logistic issues once the abstract is accepted.
·FEES: No conference fee. Accommodation will be provided by the organizer for each participant, but travel expenses will be covered by participants themselves.
·LANGUAGE: English、French、Chinese. Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in Chinese, French and English at the panel.
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