POLITSCI '15 / Call for Papers

Political Science in Contemporary World: Neoliberalism, Crises and Social Resistance Movements

POLITSCI '15 / III. Political Science Conference will be held on October 15-16, 2015 at Istanbul University. The conference is coordinated by Istanbul University's Chair of Political Science and DAKAM (Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center) and organized by BİLSAS (Science, Art, Sport Productions).



The main objective of the Political Science Conference is to provide a platform for academic discussions on politics by taking into account both "theory" and "praxis". This year's conference will focus primarily on neoliberalism and its impact on various aspects of the social body: forms of state, social classes, accumulation and political regimes,

Plenary Session/ Turkey and Late Neoliberalism: Changes in the Accumulation Regime, State Form and the Cities

The program of the POLITSCI '14 is just about to be finalized. We are proud to announce the speakers of the plenary session entitled 'Turkey and Late Neoliberalism: Changes in the Accumulation Regime, State Form and the Cities', the renowned Turkish scholars Galip Yalman, Fuat Ercan and Tuna Kuyucu.

The panel discussion will be scheduled to 11 am, just after the keynote lecture by Jamie Peck.

List of Accepted Papers until November 10

Abstract submission is still open. 
Ibrahim NatilThe Palestinian Youth Movement and Arab Spring
Maria Marino. Do freedom-oriented political values and inclusive institutions explain political protests?
José G. Vargas-Hernández. CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE INFLUENCE OF TRANSNATIONAL CAPITALISM ON INSTITUTIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS
Melissa Koluksuz. Critical Geopolitics and American Empire: An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Post

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Jamie Peck

Prof. Jamie Peck
Canada Research Chair in Urban & Regional Political Economy and Professor of Geography,
Distinguished Scholar in Residence, 
Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies 2013-2014,
University of British Columbia



Publications:

Books
(2012) The Wiley-Blackwell companion to economic geography. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell (coedited with TJ Barnes and E Sheppard) Elden S, Thrift N, Barnes TJ, Peck J, Batty M, Longley PA and Bennett RJ (eds) (2012) Environment and Planning. London: Sage [in five volumes]

Venue


Şunu daha büyük bir haritada görüntüle: Venue Of CUI 4-6 November