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CFP | Luhmann Conference 2021 | Risks and Pathologies. Observed with Social Systems Theory

  • 1.  CFP | Luhmann Conference 2021 | Risks and Pathologies. Observed with Social Systems Theory

    Posted 03-05-2021 01:29

    Call for papers to the Luhmann Conference 2021 on "Risks and Pathologies. Observed with Social Systems Theory"

    Place: Inter-University Centre (IUC), Dubrovnik, Croatia

    Address: Don Frana Bulicá 4, 20000 Dubrovnik, Croatia

    Dates: 14-17 September 2021

    Theme: In the year 2020, the world was hit by an unprecedented and ongoing crisis in the form of a pandemic announced after the detection and global spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus.  This pandemic as well as the corresponding mitigation measures affected most countries not only as a health issue, but also as an economic, legal, or educational challenge. As the probably most obvious effects, the crisis caused administrative responses of so-far unknown intensity, including massive influence on social and mass media activities.

    However, the coronavirus pandemic is not the only current world crises. The world climate crises, the refugees' crises of the Middle East, Central Africa and Southern Europe, together with a political crisis manifesting itself in a growing mistrust of political institutions and populism, all pose significant challenge to world society and its segments.

    Against this backdrop, the conference convenors invite contributions that …

    Read the full call for papers here:

    Prof. Dr. Dr. habil. Steffen Roth

    Full Professor of Management, La Rochelle Business School, France
    Adjunct Professor of Economic Sociology, University of Turku, Finland
    Twitter: derrothdotcom


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