More Land for Water

The study group is focused on social hydro-dynamics, which includes the whole spectrum of social interactions concerning water governance, use and wider symbolism. It is a socio-territorial topic involving also urban areas. But, the rural perspective has a distinctive significance because new and sustainable hydro-uses involve giving more land for water, land that is typically […]

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Privacy Policy

Introduction The European Society for Rural Sociology (‘ESRS’) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice will inform you as to how we look after your personal data when you visit our website (regardless of where you visit it from) and tell you about your privacy rights and how […]

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University of Helsinki Ruralia Institute Visiting Scholars Programme

The University of Helsinki Ruralia Institute Visiting Scholars Programme is an opportunity for experienced scholars in the field of rural studies to spend 1-2 months at the Institute during the academic year 2018–2019. Visiting Scholars are expected to interact and form networks with the Ruralia Institute’s academic staff, to plan joint research, publications and/or development […]

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Call for Papers – The Centre for Social Sciences (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

The Centre for Social Sciences (Hungarian Academy of Sciences) organizes a workshop on Cultural Heritage, Social Cohesion and Place Attachment between 20–21 March 2018. The main focus of this workshop will be to explore the relationship between cultural heritage (both built/material and intangible/immaterial), social cohesion and place attachment. The workshop serves as a foundation for future […]

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RECOMS – Building Resourceful and Resilient Communities through Adaptive and Transformative Environmental Practice – H2020 MSCA-ITN

Please find below links to the pre-announcement for the 15 Early Stage Researcher Fellows. The 15 PhD positions will be open for applications from mid-January 2018, with an application deadline of 7 March 2018 (start of the 36-months contract: 1 September 2018):  http://www.coventry.ac.uk/research/research-directories/current-projects/2017/recoms/  http://www.coventry.ac.uk/research/research-directories/current-projects/2017/recoms/recruitment

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