LINGUIST List 23.2822

Mon Jun 25 2012

Calls: Anthropological Linguistics/Thailand

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 23-Jun-2012
From: William Brown <>
Subject: Conference on Anthropology & Sustainability in Asia
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Full Title: Conference on Anthropology & Sustainability in Asia Short Title: CASA2012
Date: 15-Dec-2012 - 17-Dec-2012 Location: Bangkok, Thailand Contact Person: William Brown
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics

Call Deadline: 01-Sep-2012

Meeting Description:

The 2012 Conference on Anthropology & Sustainability in Asia will be held in Asia's 'City of Angels': Bangkok, Thailand. CASA 2012 will provide a three-day interdisciplinary platform for scholars, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs, students, and practitioners. Set in the heart of Southeast Asia, Bangkok provides the ideal backdrop for a conference that will draw researchers and scholars from around Asia to discuss the importance of anthropology in regards to the CASA 2012 theme: Anthropological Perspectives on Holistic Sustainability.

Call for Papers:

Under the theme of Anthropological Perspectives on Holistic Sustainability, CASA 2012 welcomes submissions from the following seven areas:

Cultural SustainabilitySocial SustainabilityLinguistic SustainabilityPolitical SustainabilityEconomic SustainabilityBiological SustainabilityArchaeology and Sustainability

CASA 2012 invites scholarly interactions among academics, researchers, doctoral students, and representatives from industry, as well as think tanks, non-profit/non-governmental organization professionals to submit proposals for 20 minute papers in English. Please submit a 250-word abstract and include (1) Full name, academic rank or job title, contact information, name of institution; (2) Full name, academic rank or job title, name of institution of co-authors; (3) Title of abstract/research paper; (4) a university or institution registered email address. The deadline for proposals is September 1, 2012. Decisions will be sent by September 10, 2012.

CASA 2012 submissions undergo a double blind peer-review process. All accepted submissions and full papers will appear in the Agenda and Proceedings available in November 2012.

After CASA, a selected number of papers will be invited to appear in a special issue of the new Global Journal on Holistic Sustainability.

Due to the double blind review process, submissions cannot be accepted by email. All submissions must be sent through the online registration system available on the CASA Homepage, or by following this link:

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