CALL FOR PAPERS For:
PIONEER OF THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS: ATATURK
An International Conference
Now, the conference is scheduled for two days:
On Friday, April 19, and Saturday, April 20, 2013.
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The Light Millennium and The College of Arts and Letters at the Stevens Institute of Technology will host an International Conference on:
DEADLINE: On Thursday, February 28, 2013
PIONEER OF THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS:
A T A T Ü R K
Keynote Speaker: STEPHEN KINZER Author of Crescent & Star: Turkey Between in Two Worlds and professor of International Relations at Boston University
On Friday, April 19:
High Level Inaugural Meeting & Keynote: 5-7:30pm.
On Saturday 20, 2013
Opening Session, Paper Presentations,
Special Screening - Closing concert:
Dr. Aysegul Durakoglu
10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.
Location: Burchard Auditorium
College of Arts and Letters at the Stevens Institute of Technology, 6th & River Streets, Hoboken, New Jersey
The Conference will examine one of the most influential world leaders of the twentieth Century, the founder of Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk's (1881-1938), his visions, principles and implementations from the 1920s and his death in 1938.
Proposals are requested for papers and panels on any aspect of Atatürk’s social, economic, and political ideals that correspond to United Nations' 2000 Millennium Development Declaration and Goals: eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, achieve universal primary education, promote gender equality and empower women, reduce child mortality, improve maternal health, combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases, insure environmental sustainability, and develop a global partnership for the development and international peace.
Scholars and authors [and students] are invited to submit papers on the visions, principles, and achievements of Ataturk and/or the impact of his visions in the underdeveloped and developing countries in his time that are relevant to today.
CFP Categories Millennium Development Goals, International Relations & Global Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Development and Sustainability, Women Studies, Environmental Studies, Comparative Studies, Education, The Least Developed and Developing Countries, Cultural Studies and Historical Approaches, Interdisciplinary, Democracy, Modernization and Secularism, Social, Lifestyle and Cultural Change, Science, Arts and Culture.
Please Note: The Conference may be videotaped for a series of programs for The Light Millennium TV – LMTV Series. They will be available on The Light Millennium’s web sitesi. http://www.lightmillennium.org - http://www.stevens.edu.
For Facebook page of the Conference:
http://www.lightmillennium.org - http://www.isikbinyili.org - http://www.stevens.edu
(Posted on February 8, 2013.)