Journal of Multiple Research Approaches Special issue on: Mixed Methods in Genders & Sexualities Research Deadline for Papers: 1st March 2013 Over the past three decades, the international explosion of scholarship in the areas of gender, sex and sexuality has created new fields of inquiry and approaches in the cross-disciplinary fields of the humanities, social, … Continue reading CFS: Gender/Sex, Mixed Methods (J of Multiple Res Approaches)
Month: June 2012
A new article, "Nurse writer," has been added to Wikipedia, a companion to the article "Physician writer" that was created in 2008. As a wiki, this reference allows any registered reader to revise the entry.
Call for submissions: HIV and Sex Work Research for Sex Work is seeking contributions for its next issue: HIV and Sex Work. This international journal provides a platform for the exchange of ideas, experiences and research results on the subject of sex work in a framework of health and human rights. We give priority to … Continue reading CFS: HIV and Sex Work
The Center for Health Media & Policy (CHMP) at Hunter College in New York City is offering, as a part of its program in Narrative Writing for Health Care Professionals, TELLING STORIES, DISCOVERING VOICE: A Writing Weekend for Nurses, July 20-22, 2012, in New York City. Cosponsored with the Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, the conference will … Continue reading Narrative Writing Weekend
An increasingly important and ever more vexing challenge for the academic writer is determining the quality or ranking of a journal. At some universities or in some schools and departments considerations of tenure and promotion are made not simply on the fact of getting your manuscripts published but also in which journals (and the rank … Continue reading Assessing Journal Quality
Call for Proposals: Health and Illness in Culture, Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures (CSLC), Taipei Medical University (TMU), Taiwan, TMU Language and Culture Forum 2012: Health and Illness in Culture, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan Friday, December 21, 2012 http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/46431 The "TMU Language and Culture Forum 2012: Health and Illness in Culture" invites … Continue reading CFP: Health, Illness, Culture (Taipei Forum)
CALL FOR PAPERS: HEALTH & IDENTITY (a special issue of Health, Culture, and Society [HCS]) AREAS: anthropology; social and community development; regional health research; national and global health awareness; mental health; quality of life issues; health legislation; health research, training and education; the social history of medicine; philosophies of health. Since the inaugural issue of … Continue reading CFS: Health & Identity (Hlth, Culture, & Soc)