CSWIP 2014 Science, Technology and Gender: Challenges and Opportunities

Країна: Канада

Місто: Waterloo

Тези до: 10.08.2014

Дати: 10.08.14 — 13.08.14

Область наук: Соціологічні;

Е-мейл Оргкомітету: science.technology.gender@gmail.com.

Організатори: University of Waterloo

 

THEME: Science, Technology and Gender: Challenges and Opportunities

This conference will be held in conjunction with FEMMSS5. Conference presentations are eligible for submission for consideration and review in a resulting anthology or special journal issue.

Topics can include but need not be limited to:
1. Challenges to and challenging scientific literacy
2. Implicit bias and stereotype threat
3. Creating equitable Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics organizations and institutions
4. Gender, oppression, and the public understanding of science
5. Rhetoric, argumentation, and gendered communication
6. Epistemologies of ignorance
7. Policy of/for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
8. Intersectionality in practice and study of science and technology
9. The ethics and politics of science and technology
10. Science, technology and global justice
11. Feminist methodologies in the humanities, social and natural sciences
12. Production of biological “differences”
13. Feminist scholarship of teaching and learning
14. Professional development (ex. Effective interdisciplinary communication/teaching/research)

Веб-сторінка конференції: http://www.cswip.ca/