CfP ESHHS 2011

The European Society of the History of Human Sciences (ESHHS) invites submissions to its annual conference to be held at

University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia, 5 to 8 July 2011

Papers, posters, symposia, or workshops may deal with any aspect of the history of the behavioral, human, and social sciences or with related historiographic and methodological issues. Since this is the 30th annual conference of the ESHHS, we welcome suggestions for special events (e.g. symposia) to celebrate the occasion.

The program committee will consist of Gordana Jovanovic (University of Belgrade, local organizer), Uljana Feest (TU Berlin, Germany), Jannes Eshuis (Open University, The Netherlands), Annette Mülberger (University of Barcelona, Spain) and Petteri Pietikainen (University of Helsinki, Finland).

Submissions must be received by April 1st 2011, and must be sent electronically as an attachment in MSWord (.doc) or .rtf format to:;;

Papers: Submit a 700-800 word abstract plus short bibliography. The program committee welcomes original papers, i.e. not previously presented at other conferences or published.

Posters: Submit a 300 – 400 word abstract.

Symposia: Submit a 300-word abstract describing the symposium as a whole, and a 500-700 word abstract plus short bibliography from each of the participants.

Workshops: Contact local organizer Gordana Jovanovic:

A limited number of travel funds will be available to students and to scholars from countries with low value currencies who are presenting papers or posters. Please indicate along with your submission if you wish to be considered for this arrangement.

N.B. Just before the ESHHS conference in Belgrade, the ISTP (International Society for Theoretical Psychology) will have its conference in Thessaloniki, Greece, from 27 June to 1 July 2011 (see The vicinity in time and space allows a relatively easy attendance to both conferences.

Conference site: University of Belgrade, Faculty of Philosophy (

For updates on the conference, check the ESHHS website

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