[balkans] Call for Papers: "(In)tolerance and (Co)operation in Europe and the Euroatlantic Area" Bucharest
- Call for Papers: "(In)tolerance and (Co)operation in Europe and the
Euroatlantic Area" Conference
February 2-6, 2000
Civic Education Project Romania in collaboration with Societatea Academica
Romana, Bucharest are co-organizing the conference
"(In)tolerance and (Co)operation in Europe and
the Euroatlantic Area"
(Conference for junior academics and
The conference is meant to provide an opportunity for young scholars to
meet and exchange ideas on issues related to this topic.
It is an opportunity for academics in the early stages of their career to
present results of their research and make contacts with people who have
similar academic interests.
The conference is open to all academics or researchers who currently
teach/research (or have taught/researched in the past) in Romania, Moldova,
Ukraine, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria (not necessarily citizens of these
countries). The applicants must be either MA or Ph.D. graduates (completed
no more than 5 years ago), or Ph.D. candidates. The conference is also open
to nationals from the countries mentioned above, who are currently
studying/teaching/researching outside their countries. The language of the
conference will be English.
Past legacies and present realities
Rights and responsibilities in emerging and experienced democracies
Marginalized groups, social mobility, open societies and tolerance
Prejudices, dialogue and bridges of understanding
Fragmentation, borders, cooperation and integration
Changing public policies and building democratic institutions
Conflict prevention and conflict resolution
Power and manipulation in the Euroatlantic area
Corporate governance, interest groups and emerging markets
Papers built on original research and comparative approaches are strongly
Deadline for submitting paper abstract proposals (to be sent by email both
to (ursachi@...) and (sar@...)): 15 November 1999. Deadline
for submission of full papers: 30 December 1999.
Each candidate should send by the 15th of November 1999:
the abstract of their paper (no more than 500 words) information about their
1) educational background,
2) present affiliation, and
3) mailing address, tel, fax, email
The organizers will provide for accommodation, boarding and in-country
transportation costs. Participants are kindly asked to contact their local
Soros Foundation, CEP offices, or other possible funders, for travel
expenses to Romania.
The papers presented in the conference will be published in a volume edited
by CEP Romania.
For further inquiries email: (lpopescu@...)