Conference Topics

Conference Title                        4th Academic International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities (AICSSH)
Conference Dates                      7th-9th December 2017
Deadline for Abstract                3rd November 2017
Venue                                          University of Cambridge, Newnham College, Cambridge, United Kingdom
AICSSH encourage submissions within Social Sciences studies and Humanities and across a variety of related disciplines and fields. Papers may address, but are not restricted to, the main theme from any of the following sub-themes. Unlisted but related sub-topics are also acceptable.

Anthropology 
  • Culture, Health and Illness 
  • Medical, physical and psychological Anthropology 
  • Women and Health: Anthropological and International Perspectives 
  • Economics of Health care 
  • Special need children and their families 
  • Health Psychology 
  • Sociology of Health care systems 
  • Organisational anthropology 
  • Human Rights: Anthropological perspectives 
  • Anthropology of social movements 
  • Urban anthropology 
Work and Employment Relations 
  • Gender relations in comparative perspective 
  • Race, Ethnicity and Nation: Anthropological Approaches to Collective Identity 
  • Modern workplace and employment relationships 
  • Employment and wages in the global economy 
  • Culture, resources and power 
  • Labour relations and labour market policy 
  • Migrant labour and HRM strategies 
  • Social partnership, HRM and employment 
  • Workforce diversity, equality and intersectionality 
  • Temporary work, mobility and crisis of worker representation (trade unions) 
  • Transnational mobility and temporary staffing agencies 
  • Migrant women’s empowerment 
  • Relationship between paid and unpaid work  
  • Informal economies
Religious Studies
  • Contemporary religion and society 
  • Ethnicity, race and religion 
  • Islamic studies 
  • Contemporary Judaism 
  • Asian religions and traditions 
  • Indigenous religions 
  • Inter-religious relations 
Law and International Relations 
  • Culture, Religion and World Politics 
  • International Labour Law
  • International Human Rights Law 
  • Environment and Climate Change Law 
  • Public and Private International Law
Psychology 
  • Cognitive Psychology 
  • Brain and Behaviour 
  • Industrial and organizational psychology 
  • Personality 
  • Social, Community and Cross-cultural Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology 
  • Experimental Psychology 
  • Social Psychology of Health
  • Business/Occupational Psychology 
Sociology 
  • Crime and Socio-legal Studies 
  • Social stratification 
  • Political sociology 
  • Urban, Rural and Industrial Sociology 
  • Stratification, work and labour markets 
  • Sociology of the family, childhood and gender 
  • Social stratification, social mobility and social class
  • Race and ethnicity 
  • Childhood development and schooling 
  • Immigration and ethnicity
  • Social Policy, Social Work and Social legislation 
Language, Linguistics and Literature
  • Relationship between linguistic and literary studies 
  • Semantics 
  • Dialect and literature
  • Literature, Religion and Art 
  • Bilingualism, Grammar and Word use 
  • Phonetics and Phonology 
  • Film and visual culture and linguistics
Information Sciences 
  • Theories of information 
  • Information behavior 
  • Informal information seeking serendipitous information and browsing 
  • Information systems and their use in creativity and innovation 
  • Information resources and technology 
  • Human information behavior 
  • Comics Studies, library and informational science 
  • Historic development and adoption of Open Access publishing