Call for papers

International Interdisciplinary Conference:

“Comparative Studies in Modern Society; Balkans in European and Global Context”

 

Organizers:
University of Prizren Ukshin Hoti, KOSOVO

University Aleksander Moisiu of Durres, ALBANIA

University of Mitrovica Isa Boletini, KOSOVO

with:

Albanian Sociological Association (ALBSA) - Albanian Institute of Sociology (AIS)

(15th Annual International Conference) &

International Sociological Association (ISA)

Other Partners (to be decided before 31 May 2020)

 

Place and Time:

University of Prizren Ukshin Hoti, KOSOVO

6-7 November 2020

Deadlines:

Deadline for Abstracts submission: 30 September 2020; 24.00 GMT

Deadline for Main, Special, and Joint Sessions: 10 October 2020; 24.00 GMT

 

Conference themes:

I. Central Theme: “Comparative Studies in Modern Society; Balkans in European and Global Context”

II. Themes by 15 permanent Thematic Sections (TS01-TS15):

TS01. Public sphere, Communication, Culture & Art

TS02. Population and Migration

TS03. Education and Sport

TS04. Political Studies and Law Issues

TS05. Religion, Collective Behavior and Social Movements

TS06. Marriage, Family and Community

TS07. Integration and Globalization

TS08. Childhood, Youth and Gender

TS09. Work, Professions and Organization

TS10. Theoretical, Comparative, Regional and Historical Studies

TS11. Deviance, Criminology, Public Health and Security 

TS12. Ethnic Relations, Nationalism, Human Rights

TS13. Environment, Economy and Development

TS14. Science, Technology and Innovation

TS15. Student’s Section: Education, Family, and Religion on Student's Perspective

 

Conference program include

Opening Ceremony and Welcome Address: University of Prizren Ukshin Hoti, KOSOVO, 6 November 2020

Main, Special, and Joint Sessions: University of Prizren Ukshin Hoti, KOSOVO, 6 & 7 November 2020

Parallel Thematic Sessions (TS01-15): University of Prizren Ukshin Hoti, KOSOVO, 6 & 7 November 2020

Workshopes/roundtables: Research Institutes of Albania, Kosovo and/or other Balkan Countries

 

Registration fee:
Unable to cover the costs of the conference, a participation fee will be applied by category of countries, based on World Bank rankings

(A, B, C Countries; www.worldbank.org).

The fee of participation, by the Category of the Countries:

Categories of the Countries

Fee of Participation

Including an article in the Scientific Journal "Social Studies" (8-10 pages)

Category A: High Income

60 EUR

100 EUR

Category B: Upper middle income

50 EUR

90 EUR

Category C: Low income

30 EUR

70 EUR

Members in GOOD STANDING of Permanent & Institutional Contributors

No fee of participation (for early bird aplications; with deadline: 31 July 2020, 24.00 GMT)

40 EUR

Categories of the Countries: The World Bank, www.worldbank.org ; Or: http://www.isa-sociology.org/en/membership/table-of-economies-by-category/

 

Publishing:

1. Proceedings (Program and Abstracts Book, organizers, plenary sessions, thematic sessions, Index Presenters etc.);

2. In Special Issue of the International Scientific Journal “Social Studies” (ISSN 2309-3455, print)

 

How to present a paper?

1. Choose the Session (Thematic Sections: ST01 – ST15) to which you wish to participate;

2. Fill out the Abstract Submission Form and submit to the Conference Secretary. Please don’t submit more than two abstracts for the entire conference. In case when two abstracts are submitted those must not refer to a single Thematic Section;

3. Wait for the confirmation of abstract receipt; those who do not receive confirmation within 10 days should contact the secretary of the conference;

4. Wait for the Acceptance Letter;

5. Contact with Secretary of the conference for the registration procedures;

6. Take the confirmation of the registration.

 

How to Submit Abstracts Online

Go to: www.sociology.al

Click: Conferences – Call for papers - Online abstracts submission”

Select a Thematic Session

Fill out the Paper Proposal Form/Abstract Submission Form & Submit

 

Contact persons of the organisers:

Rifat MORINA, University of Prizren Ukshin Hoti, KOSOVO

Besim GOLLOPENI, University of Mitrovica Isa Boletini, KOSOVO

Rudina HOXHA, University Aleksander Moisiu of Durres, ALBANIA

Elda KUTROLLI, Albanian Institute of Sociology (AIS), Tirana-ALBANIA

 

E-mail: [email protected]

E-mail: [email protected]

We are looking forward to meeting you in Prizren, KOSOVO in November 2020