Traditions and transformations in the sustainability of rural communities: Balancing Living Culture and Nature

Welcome to: “Traditions and transformations in the sustainability of rural communities: Balancing Living Culture and Nature” the 11th North Atlantic Forum to be held in Bø in Telemark, Norway September 13th – 16th 2017. Please visit our website for further information and follow us on facebook Please let “the world” know and help us get […]

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12th International Conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics – Call for Papers

The 12th International Conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics will be held from June 20-23, 2017 in Budapest, Hungary hosted by the Corvinus Business School, Corvinus University of Budapest. In 2017 the main theme of the conference will be ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS IN ACTION: BUILDING A REFLECTIVE AND INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY. The conference aims to […]

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The 30th International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE) 2018 in Vancouver, Canada.

Vancouver, Canada 28 July – 2 August 2018 The International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE)  organizes its flagship International Conference of Agricultural Economists once every three years. The ICAE 2018 takes place on 28 July – 2 August 2018 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The conference website is at http://www.icae2018.com/ As of mid-2016 it has […]

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ESRS Autumn School 2016 – Researching Globalization in a Rural Context

Gregynog Hall, near Newtown, Wales 3rd – 7th October 2016 Leader: Michael Woods This year’s ESRS Autumn School examines the theme of Researching Globalization in a Rural Context, led by Michael Woods and the European Research Council GLOBAL-RURAL project team from Aberystwyth University. The school will include talks by guest speakers (to be confirmed) on […]

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“The Neoliberal Regime in the Agri-Food Sector” book – Now available for purchase

‘The Neoliberal Regime in the Agri-Food Sector,’ the book that grew from Sociology of Agrifood Research Interest Group (SAFRIG) miniconference celebrating 75th anniversary of Rural Sociological Society is now available in paperback. Flyer attached includes a 20% discount when purchasing from the Routledge website: The Neoliberal Regime in the Agri-Food Sector Routledge website: https://www.routledge.com/products/9780415817905

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Call for scholarships – University of Helsinki, Ruralia Institute

The University of Helsinki Ruralia Institute Visiting Scholars Programme offers experienced scholars in the field of rural studies the opportunity to spend 1–2 months during the academic year 2016-–2017 with a multi-disciplinary team of researchers while contributing to the knowledge of the Ruralia Institute. It is expected that the collaboration leads to the preparation and […]

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Rural and Urban Spaces – Call for Papers of the 2016 Special Issue of the socio.hu social science review

Space both constructs society and it is at the same time its output. The relations of society and space are not very well clarified yet, however it offers inspiring framework for all the topics that sociology and related social sciences study. Socio.hu invites papers for its 2016 English language special issue on the following topics: […]

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