Conference Topics

Conference Title                      7th Academic International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities (AICSSH)
Conference Dates                     19th-21st November 2018
Deadline for Abstract               15th October 2018
Conference Venue                    Harvard University, Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School, Boston USA
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