Call for Papers:
Facing Secularization: The Modern Jewish Family
Between Tradition and Modernity
Historical, Sociological and Cultural Aspects
January 8-10, 2010
An International Conference
Western Galilee College would like to invite scholars from different disciplines such as: History, Philosophy, Sociology and Anthropology, literature, education, to submit papers for this international interdisciplinary conference. Paper topics can include academic explorations and theoretical questions related to the changes in the modern Jewish Family during the last three centuries.
The conference will take place at the Western Galilee College in Akko, Israel 8-10 January, 2012.
Please send your proposal including a short (one page) abstract and CV by December 31, 2010 to: Dr. Haim Sperber – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Responses to the proposals will be sent during April 2011.
We will provide hotel accommodations for those traveling from abroad, for the duration of the conference and will consider requests of for assistance with funding for travel.