The School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics of Queen’s University Belfast opens a call for papers for the conference dedicated to new perspectives on non-state political violence. We welcome PhD and early-career researchers as well as experienced academics and practitioners from a broad range of backgrounds who are interested in innovative ways of researching and analysing non-state political violence. This includes the following areas:
New approaches to research non-state political violence
- theoretical frameworks and interdisciplinary approaches: philosophical, historical, anthropological, economic/PR, artistic/cultural, etc.;
- approaches to data collection and analysis;
- ethical aspects of doing research on political violence;
New trends in political violence
- historical heritage within the 21st century non-state political violence;
- modi operandi;
- terrorist financing and economic resources;
- propaganda and radicalisation
New responses to terrorism
- counter-terrorism strategies;
- intelligence and information-sharing;
- legislation and state security practices;
- ethical side of counter-terrorism.
Please submit your abstract (max. 500 words) and a short bio to email@example.com by August 31, 2019
Notifications of Acceptance by September 30, 2019All submissions should be in English.
If you wish to organise a conference panel please email the conference organisers regarding the theme and panellists’ names. All panellists should submit individual abstracts before the deadline.
For more information, please, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.