Dear SG Citizenship Members, please, find attached the minute from the 2019 General Meeting of the Standing Group on Citizenship in Wroclaw: Minute-SG-Citizenship-Meeting-2019.pdf
As in the previous years, the Steering Committee has drafted a Section Proposal for the upcoming, 2018 ECPR General Conference. Our proposal is titled ‘“The people want” active citizenship: New ideals, new practices and new settings?’ and focuses on the issue of active citizenship, with a special interest in the following areas: Ideals and challenges of active citizenship; including its meaning and significance; as well as any revisions and/or recent advances which has strengthened, altered or potentially defied theoretical expectations….
The minute from the 2017 General Meeting of the Standing Group on Citizenship in Oslo can be found here: Minute-SG-Citizenship-Meeting-2017.
Time: Friday, 8th September, at 12.45-14.00 Building: BL07 P.A. Munchs hus Room: PAM SEM 6 Please bring your ideas and suggestions for the activities of the SG Citizenship! Do not hesitate to contact the steering committee of the SG Citizenship to share your ideas! Please have a look at the attached agenda of the SG Citizenship meeting 2017
Citizenship: The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion (S13) This section, organised by The Standing Group on Citizenship, explores the political, social, cultural and intimate terrain of inclusive/exclusive citizenship. It aims to gather together interdisciplinary work addressing the persistence of citizenship in contemporary politics and academic scholarship, but also new ways of practicing and theorising citizenship. The scene of dead asylum seekers washing up on beaches, increasingly restrictive welfare regimes, deportation of the dangerous and unwanted, the deaths of young black…
ECPR Conference Prague 07-10 September 2016. Call for panels in the SG Citizenship section Citizenship debates: Normative, empirical and policy reflections on contemporary developments Regional conflicts, economic and social crises have made citizenship one of the major political focal points for contemporary debates. This is heightened in the struggles over the rights and responsibilities concerning refugees and asylum seekers today. In the overwhelming exodus of people from the global south to north, the European Union as well as other states have…
ECPR General Conference, Charles University in Prague, September 7-10, 2016
Do not miss the next ECPR’s General Conference in Prague. Citizenship Standing Group will endorsed one section in this conference : “Citizenship Debates: Normative, Empirical and Policy Reflections on Contemporary Developments“, chair by Trond Solhaug (Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Trondheim) and co-chair by Katja Mäkinen (University of Jyväskylä); And some members of the Standing Group organised another section : “Citizenship Education: New Challenges and Recent Developments“, chair by Bernard Fournier (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) and Daniel Oross (Centre for Social Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences).
Invitation to propose panels in the SG Citizenship section proposal for the next ECPR conference in Montreal 26.-29 August 2015 Please send us your name, affiliation, panel title and 60 words abstract before 31.10.2014. You also need to have an ECPR account (free). See attached file. All the best Trond Solhaug, Convenor.
Glasgow 2014 Our section on “Citizenship: New Trends and Developments” is finalized. You are all invited to joint us in Glasgow for one of our 9 panels and 54 papers.