Sixth Northern Regional Social Science Congress

Event From Date: 
Friday, 18 January 2019
Event End Date: 
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Event Title: 
Sixth Northern Regional Social Science Congress
Event Details: 

Sixth Northern Regional Social Science Congress

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Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth University, Udaipur

 

ICSSR- Northern Regional Centre, New Delhi, in collaboration with Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth University, Udaipur is organizing the Sixth Northern Regional Social Science Congress at Udaipur.

 

Important Dates:

Date of Congress: 18th, 19th & 20th January 2019

Venue: Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth University, Udaipur

Last date for submission of abstract (word limit: 300 in PDF format):  10th December 2018

           Short list by: 15th December 2018

Last date for submission of full-length paper (word limit: 3000-5000): 30th December 2018

 

Theme of the Congress: Intellectual History and Changing Realities: Indian in 21st Century

 

It is in this context, the Northern Regional Centre, New Delhi in collaboration with Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth University, Udaipur proposes a 2½ days conference with the above theme and the following sub themes:

 

Proposed Sub-Themes for the Congress

 

  1. Ancient Indian Concepts and Contemporary Global Views
  2. Understanding Indian Society: The Literary Lens.
  3. Indian Political and Economic Thought in Global Context
  4. Indian Philosophy from Adi Shakaracharya to Swami Vivekananda
  5. Intellectual Tradition among Scheduled Tribes and Scheduled Caste
  6. Locational Analysis and Cultural Identities in India
  7. Sustaining Indian Culture: The Role of Diaspora
  8. Relevance of Social Science, Social value and Education

Participation of scholars from the Northern Region—National Capital Territory Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Rajasthan is solicited. Only selected papers will be presented at the Congress. Paper presenters will be paid 3AC train fare if they are not able to mobilize funds from their parent institution. All participants would be provided local hospitality.