Monthly Archives: November 2013

Job Announcement: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow – Transdisciplinary approaches and participatory action research to improve food security

Call for Applications Post-Doctoral Research Fellow Transdisciplinary approaches and participatory action research to improve food security in Tanzania with a focus on gender and other socio-cultural factors Review of applications will begin December 15th, 2013. Open until filled.   The … Continue reading

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AAG Tampa CFP: ‘Resilient Peasants’: Agrarian Questions in an Era of Global Climate Change

“Resilient Peasants”: Agrarian Questions in an Era of Global Climate Change Organizers: Alejandro Camargo (Department of Geography, Syracuse University, USA) Jennifer West (Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo, Norway) Despite Karl Kautsky’s (1899) assertion that peasants are … Continue reading

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AAG Tampa CFP: Land Use Conflicts at the Intersection of the Urban and Rural

Call for Papers : Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting 2014, April 8-12, Tampa, Florida Land Use Conflicts at the Intersection of the Urban and Rural Session Organizers: Gerda Wekerle and Donald Leffers Land use changes at the rural-urban intersection are political processes often accompanied by … Continue reading

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AAG Tampa CFP- Rural Response to Crisis

This session will explore the general theme of Rural Response to Crisis. We are interested in papers engaging questions surrounding shifting economic, demographic, or social processes in rural regions following the recent financial crisis, and papers examining any of the … Continue reading

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