New publisher and website for Redescriptions!

The flagship journal of our Standing Group has now a new publisher and a brand-new website. Redescriptions: Political Thought, Conceptual History and Feminist Theory is now published by Helsinki University Press under its new revolutionary policy “Open Access without author fees”! Check it out here: https://journal-redescriptions.org Presenters of papers at our Standing Group conference panels, New publisher and website for Redescriptions!

IPSA Summer School on Concept Analysis in the Web Environment

September 22-26, 2019 in Capri, Italy. The 2nd edition of the IPSA Summer School on Concept Analysis in the Web environment will be held in Anacapri, the enchanting island in the gulf of Naples, Italy. This leading IPSA program provides advanced theoretical and practical training in qualitative methodology, based on the Hyperpolitics approach for concept IPSA Summer School on Concept Analysis in the Web Environment

Summer School on Political Concepts

Call for Applications – Deadline April 15th, 2019 Joint summer school co-organized by ECPR StG Political Concepts and CONCEPTA On 12-23 August 2019 the annual summer school “Introduction to Conceptual History” will be offered by the Centre for Nordic Studies at the University of Helsinki. Now in its fourteenth year, the course is organized jointly Summer School on Political Concepts

CfP: COST Workshop ‘Visions of Democratic Europe under Debate’

WG 4 Workshop 2 COST Action CA 16211 RECAST Reappraising Intellectual Debates on Civic Rights and Democracy in Europe Debates 2 Hosted by  The Research Institute of the University of Bucharest, this second workshop of Working Group 4: Debates of COST Action RECAST is scheduled for 29–30 May 2019 in Bucharest. Convened by Taru Haapala (University of Jyväskylä), Maria Brown (University of Malta), Alexandru Volacu CfP: COST Workshop ‘Visions of Democratic Europe under Debate’

CfP workshop and PhD summer school (funding available): Conceptualizing ‘Political’

CONCEPTUALIZING “POLITICAL” Thursday 13th – Friday 14th June 2019 Followed by PhD summer school, Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th June Hosted by the Centre for Citizenship, Civil Society and Rule of Law (https://cisrul.blog/) at the University of Aberdeen Deadline for submission: 29th March 2019 The term “political” is generally used as loosely by scholars as CfP workshop and PhD summer school (funding available): Conceptualizing ‘Political’

PhD positions on “Political Concepts in the World”

Marie Skłodowska-Curie PhD positions at the University of Aberdeen Deadline: 5 March The University of Aberdeen, in collaboration with the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie programme, is delighted to offer 6 Early Stage Researcher (PhD) positions, lasting 3 years starting in September 2019, for ground-breaking research on how political concepts, such as nation, citizenship, civil society PhD positions on “Political Concepts in the World”

The Democracy Matrix goes online!

Simultaneous to the start of the new homepage, the Democracy Matrix Research Project team published the first version of the Democracy Matrix dataset. The Democracy Matrix (DeMaX) is a tool for measuring democratic quality. Drawing on data from the Varieties-of-Democracy-Project (V-Dem), the Democracy Matrix covers more than 170 countries in the period between 1900 and The Democracy Matrix goes online!

CfP – Trade-Offs in the Political Realm

CfP – “Trade-Offs in the Political Realm: How Important Are Trade-Offs in Politics?” Journal: Politics and Governance Editors: Todd Landman (University of Nottingham, UK) and Hans-Joachim Lauth (University of Wuerzburg, Germany) Deadline for Abstracts: 15 January 2019 https://www.cogitatiopress.com/politicsandgovernance/pages/view/nextissues

PhD positions at the University of Aberdeen

Marie Skłodowska-Curie PhD positions at the University of Aberdeen Political Concepts in the World The University of Aberdeen, in collaboration with the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie programme, is delighted to offer 6 Early Stage Researcher (PhD) positions, lasting 3 years starting in September 2019, for ground-breaking research on how political concepts, such as nation, citizenship, civil society and rule PhD positions at the University of Aberdeen