Towards a Phenomenology of a Social Change

Call for Papers


We encourage contributors to consider the following topics, but we are open to any other suggestions:

human interaction and social change

temporality and historicity of social change

ontology of social change - between project and event

traumatic effects of social changes

conditions that enable formation or dissipation of a collective agency

macroscopic and microscopic social changes

social visibility and social invisibility

new media, new forms of sociality and social change

social change between phenomenology and analytic philosophy

interaction between phenomenology and critical theory

social change between phenomenology and poststructuralism

a phenomenology of social change from the feminist point of view

contribution of minority studies and postcolonialism to a phenomenology of social change

from phenomenology to sociology of social change




We invite all scholars interested in social change to submit abstracts on any topic relevant to the theme of conference. Abstract should not exceed 500 words and must be received via email by July 31, 2017. Authors will be notified on the status of their submission by August 15, 2017. Finished papers should not exceed 30 minutes reading time. Thanks to the support of the Czech Grant Agency the conference offers no fee participation to all paper presenters.

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