42nd Indian Social Science Congress
Focal Theme: Human Future In Digital Era
December 15-19, 2018
Venue: Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
Organized by Indian Social Science Academy (ISSA)
Indian Social Science Academy (formerly Indian Academy of Social Science, ISSA) in association with Banaras Hindu University shall hold its 42nd Indian Social Science Congress between December 15-19, 2018 at Varanasi. "Human Future In Digital Era" is its focal theme. Teachers, research students, scientists, social activists, policy planners and independent thinkers/philosophers are cordially invited to present their research based papers on subjects/issues in any of the following 21 Thematic Panels:
1. Conflicts, War, Peace and Social Security2. Democracy and Human Rights3. Ecological and Environmental Protection Movements4. Ethics of Science and Society5. Global Warming and Climate Change6. History and Philosophy of Science7. Information Technology, Mass Media and Culture8. Labour in Organized and Unorganized Sectors9. Nation, States and Emerging Challenges10. Natural Resources, Bio-diversity and Geographic Information System11. Patent Laws and Intellectual Property Rights12. Peasants , Livelihood and Land-use13. Peoples (Dalit, Tribes, Women, Peasants, etc) Struggles and Movements For Equitable Democratic Society14. Engineering Science 14. Peoples Health and Quality of Life15. Political Economy of India17. Rural Technology, Social Organizations and Rural Development18. Science Communication and Science Popularization19. Science Technology and Social Development20. Social Processes, Social Structures and Social Alienation21. Unity of Science/Science of Nature-Humans Society
Details of sub-themes of the focal theme, 'Human Future In Digital Era', international symposium/seminars/workshops/colloquium can be had either from the website of Banaras Hindu University or from the General Secretary, ISSA or Organizing Secretary.
Abstracts of a paper within 500 words should be sent through e-mail as well as by post before October 20, 2018 and the full paper in triplicate before November 10, 2018. One soft copy of the papers should be e-mailed and 3 hard copies with CD and Declaration form should be sent to the General Secretary, ISSA through speed post. Papers can be either in Hindi or in English.
All those whose papers are accepted are requested to register before November 15, 2018. Free hostel/Guest House accommodation, subsidized meals, kits and publication of the Congress will be available to all the registered delegates.
Eighth All India Young Scientists Convention will be held during the Congress Its details will be announced separately. Please mail your paper, registration fee and membership to the General Secretary, Indian Social Science Academy and write to the Organizing Secretary about hostel/Guest House accommodation and Kashi Darshan.
It may be noted that gold medal is awarded for the best research paper. We request you to circulate it among your colleagues and faculty and encourage them to participate in the 42nd Indian Social Science Congress.
Further information can be had either on the Websites www.issaindia.in and www.bhu.ac.in or from the undersigned.
(N. P. Chaubey) General Secretary, Indian Social Science Academy, Iswar Saran Ashran Campus, Allahabad-211004
(Prof. Ajit Kumar Pandey) Organising Secretary, Department of Sociology, Banaras Hindeu University, Varanashi-221005, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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