Call for Papers
Theme: Terrorism, Fundamentalism and Pluralism
Subtitle: East and West
Type: International and Interdisciplinary Conference
Institution: Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange
Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion
Location: Kolkata (India)
Terrorism, Politics of War, Religion and Politics, Fundamentalism:
Tolerance and Intolerance, Violence and Paths to Solve, Racism and
Inequality, Diversity and Inclusion: One Path or Many Paths,
Non-Violence of the Brave, Philosophy of Gandhi, Conflict Resolution,
Absolutism and Relativism, One or Many Paths to Ultimate Reality.
Subtopics are suggestive only. Conference organizers are open to
other relevant topics addressing the theme.
Scholars can bring also their students to join the undergraduate
competition and “Encounter India program”.
Undergraduates can also submit papers for international competition.
The best 2 papers selected will be awarded a trip inside India to the
Safari along with free tickets to Tribal Dance and cultural programs.
Abstracts: 150 words
Submit abstracts to the Conference Director,
Dr. Chandana Chakrabarti at chandanachak(at)gmail.com;
also send a copy to iccsaexchange(at)gmail.com.
Deadline for abstract submissions: October 15, 2017
Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to
Advisory Board Members:
Yolanda Espina (Portugal), Tommi Lehtonen (Finland), Debkumar
Mukhopadhyya (India), Deven Patel (USA), Nina Petek (Slovenia),
Rizwan Rahman (India), Ming Shao (China), Dibyendu Talapatra (India),
Richard Vulich (USA), Su Chen Wu (Taiwan), Yanling Xu (China)
Scholars from different corners of the world join our conferences.
The Cambridge Scholars Press has published seven books co-edited by
members of our advisory board from selected papers from our last
conferences. We also publish papers in our Journal of Indian
Philosophy and Religion if the theme of the paper is in the area of
publication of the Journal.