Uppsala University invites paper proposals for a U4 Cluster Conference Social Sciences, Economics and Law (SSEL) 'On the Move – Exploring Contemporary Dynamics of Migration', hosted by Uppsala University, 29-30 May 2017.
The SSEL Conference 2017 aims to bring together researchers and PhD students from the participating universities on topics specifically addressing today's global challenges for societies. The conference theme of the contemporary dynamics of migration operates at many levels in society. It involves challenges emanating from different kinds of population movements, influencing issues of borders, governance, legislation, labour, health, mediation of refugeedom, among others.
Researchers are kindly invited to send in proposals for papers to be included in one of the below panels of the conference.
Issues of Reception, Governance, Borders, and Polarization based on the 2015 Refugee Crisis
Regulating labour migration
Arbitrary Law-Making and International Migration
Migration and health: Entanglements of Bodies and Cultures
Unaccompanied Children and Health
The Mediation of Refugeedom: Europe's Refugee Crisis Through Different Lenses
Migration and/or Family?
Return migration and reintegration: discourses, lived experiences and conceptual boundaries
The politics of displacement and return in Africa
The social and political preferences of refugees
- Language policy as a gate-keeping mechanis: the multilingual policy paradox of mono-lingual nation-states
The full call for abstracts and more info is available on http://reg.akademikonferens.se/u4ssel
Deadline for abstract submission
13 March 2017
Deadline for notification of acceptance
21 March 2017
Deadline for final abstract revision
31 March 2017