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5th ISCAR congress Quebec

From August 28th – September 1st 2017 the next ISCAR congress will be held in Quebec, Canada. Visit the congress website at:

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4th Associations Round Table on Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 September in Busan, Korea.

The UIA cordially invites you to send representatives to its 4th Associations Round Table on Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 September in Busan, Korea. The UIA Round Table is an opportunity to learn through networking and through practice, to meet

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Readings for Oxford Summer Meeting

For the ISCAR summer meeting in Oxford participants (and other interested) can find the readings below. The problem of agency (Malcolm Reed) Why raise this issue? Why is there a problem with agency and why should this concern us within

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7th Nordic Conference on Cultural and Activity Research

A Nordic Perspective on the Cultural and the Activity Approach in Theory and Practice The Nordic countries have a strong theoretical and practice tradition of cultural-historical approaches to investigating and/or intervening human practices and everyday life. These include early childhood

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Brazil Colloquium

International Colloquium in the Cultural-Historical Field will be held in Brazil (November, 2018, dates to be confirmed). The focus is on educational dialogues, bringing together research groups across the region. Program foci will include psychology and human development, design and

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Asia-Pacific Summer School

A five-day retreat is being planned for PhD students and early career researchers to work together with academic mentors to develop their theoretical understandings, writing, and collaboration. The Summer School will be held from 6-11 December 2018, near Sydney, Australia,

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South Europe ISCAR

This will be 19-24 March 2019 in Ioannina, Greece. Jointly hosted by the University of Ioannina Department of Early Childhood Education, and the University of Crete Department of Psychology. Abstracts are due on 30th September 2018. There will be a

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Future events in Scandinavia

The next Nordic Conference will be in Trondheim, Norway (18-20 June 2019). The regional ISCAR webpage will be updated with details when they are announced. The theme is Research and practices within and around boundaries, and the conference is arranged

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IRECE Conference 2018

ISCAR Asia-Pacific members Marilyn Fleer and Liang Li have been working with Northeast Normal University in Changchun, China to hold the International Research in Early Childhood Education conference (14-16 September 2018). There will be quite a few cultural-historical researchers attending.

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Cultural-Historical Approaches to Children’s Development and Childhood

(CHACDOC) ISCAR members from Western Norway University of Applied Sciences invite their colleagues to the next CHACDOC section conference in Bergen, Norway, 22-24 May 2019, themed: Exploration in Early Childhood Education. Confirmed speakers include Marilyn Fleer, Lasse Lipponnen, and Elin

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