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Global Conference SYMBOLS AND THEORIES OF WORLD DEMOCRACIES AND WORLD CULTURES Ahmedabad India 30-31 December 2012
full name / name of organization:
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Ahmedabad Kendra
INTRODUCTION: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Ahmedabad holds a Global conference on 30th and 31st December 2012 . this is the year when Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan completes 75 years whereas it celebrates 125 years of its founder Kulpati K. M. Munshiji. Dr K. M. Munshi had vivid traits of personality. The saga of Indian Freedom Movement shall remain incomplete without mentioning his potential. He was a leader in almost all aspects of life. He was the member of constituent assembly, a bright lawyer, a radical educationist, a nationalist par excellence, an author of great repute, an ardent politician and a worshipper of Indian culture and its ancient traditions.
Deadline for submission of proposals: 9 December 2012
BACKGROUND: Democracy is much appreciated form of government in modern civilised world. It is considered a gift in the form of a powerful, evolving, judicious and equal form of government which is concerned with providing societies who have undergone collective and mass individual trauma - such as colonial rule, extended armed conflict, civil war, military rule, repressive and despotic regimes, and other forms of violations - with processes, methods and mechanisms that cope with the effects of these experiences in order to create political transformation towards conditions of peace, political equity and human rights protection.
PURPOSE OF THE CONFERENCE: To address these and related questions, the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Ahmedabad Kendra will hold a 2-day Global conference - employing a broad, interdisciplinary approach and utilizing the comparative experience of other societies and international experts.
PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: Researchers interested in addressing questions related to the topic of the conference, are invited to respond to this call for papers with a 250 words abstract of proposal in Times New Roman 12 pt font, for an article and presentation, along with a brief CV. Proposals should be submitted no later than 9th December 2012 via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants should receive notification of the committee's decision by 12th December 2012.