customary law CRHI

15/11/17 – Nice (FR). CFP International conference “the philosophy of customary law”

This conference will gather a wide range of contributions, belonging to a wide range of disciplines, dealing with the philosophical issues concerning customary law. Far from considering the phrase “customary law” as a self-evident truth, this event aims to identify and try to solve the many tensions created by the juxtaposition of two separate but parallel forms of social regulation: law and custom.

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canadian studies AFEC 2018

31/10/17 – Avignon (FR). CFP “Les migrations au départ du et vers le Canada: dynamiques spatiales et identitaires entre continuité et rupture

Les mouvements de population constituent un aspect essentiel de l’histoire de l’Amérique du Nord et du Canada en particulier. Selon l’Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques (OCDE), les personnes nées à l’étranger représentent aujourd’hui environ 20 % de la population canadienne. Les migrations internationales…

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RUCHE intl conference environmental history

20/11/17 – Lyon (Fr). CFP intl. conference “Writing Environmental History in the 21st century: Sources, Methods and Practices”

The relationships between humans and their natural environment and other living beings; the production and treatment of waste; the mobilization and consumption of energy; industrial, agricultural, and domestic nuisances and their impact on health and the environment; the uses and management of forests, coastlines, mountains, swamps and commons; urban environments; relationships to rivers; environmentalism; natural or human-caused catastrophes; climate change; consequences of major developments, etc. The objects of environmental history are varied and so are the methods that have been developed to analyze them.

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