25.08.2011 - Social and Human Sciences Sector

Call for Papers - 1st World Humanities Forum

On the theme of “Universalism in a multicultural world”, the 1st World Humanities Forum will take place in Busan, Republic of Korea, from 24 to 26 November 2011, to facilitate collective reflection by human scientists, thinkers, and visionaries with regard to key challenges and questions facing the world in the 21st century.

The World Humanities Forum aims to:

  1. Reflect on key challenges and questions facing humans today from the perspectives of human sciences;
  2. Examine the status of human sciences in the context of such challenges and questions; and,
  3. Promote the importance of the role of human sciences and the reflection on humanism in addressing challenges and questions.

Download the Call for papers [PDF, 43 KB].

Abstracts must be submitted by August 31st, 2011.

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