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CPS Annual Conference

The CPS is happy to announce its 2020 Conference, to be held in Sapienza University (Rome, Italy), during October 15th and 16th. The main theme of the event is Political Parties and Democracy - Internal and External Challenges. 

You are welcome to submit your proposals for the CPS section, organized by Gianluca Passarelli (Sapienza University), Stéphanie Alenda (Andrés Bello University) and Julieta Suárez-Cao (Catholic University of Chile).

The deadline for submitting abstracts is May 15th, and for full papers September 9th. Further information on the topics, rules and how to submit the proposals may be found on the following document: Call_for_papers_Rome_CPS_Conference.pdf



CfP: Transition Impossible? Vienna, 19-21 September 2018

The Institute for Social Change and Sustainability of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (Austria) will be hosting an international research workshop  on 'Transition Impossible? Ambiguous Transformations and the Resilience of Unsustainability'. The workshop will take place on 19-21 September 2018. The main aim of the workshop is to conceptualize recent socio-political developments in modern societies. Both conceptual and theoretically informed empirical papers are welcomed.

Check the dates for submitting abstracts (350 words) and full draft papers (6.000 words):

Deadline for abstracts: 28 February 2018
Notification of acceptance: 15 March 2018
Deadline for full draft papers: 20 August 2018
Please send your abstracts to: michael.deflorian@wu.ac.at
Please, consider that limited travel/accommodation support might be available.

A detailed descriptiona and relevant information may be found in the extended call for papers.


2018 APSA - Call for Panels and Papers

The CPS is glad to announce that it will be present at the next 2018 American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Meeting, to be held in Boston (USA) from 30 August to 2 September 2018. The main theme of the event is 'Democracy and Its Discontents.'

You are welcome to submit panel and paper proposals for the CPS section, chaired by Emilie van Haute (Université Libre de Bruxelle) and Laurence Morel (European University Institute). This is the abstractWe welcome panels and papers that aim at understanding the determinants of citizens’ assessment of parties, but also that aim at understanding how these assessments are related to party (elite) resentment among citizens.

The deadline is 16 January 2018 (11.59 p.m., local time)Further information on the rules and instructions as well as the link to submit the proposals may be found on the Call for Proposals page.


Call for Sessions: ISA 2018

A Call for Sessions is open for the XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology, to be held in Toronto from 15 to 21 July 2018. The CPS has launched a call on the theme Dynamics of States and Identities in Contemporary Global Era (Programme Coordinators: Stéphanie ALENDA and Eswarappa KASI. Chair: Laurence MOREL). You may find details and information by reading the Call_for_sessions). Please, consider that the deadline to reply to this call or to propose other sessions is 15 March 2017.