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News from Brazil: New publications about Intervention

The Brazilian Journal Educação hosts a dossier entitled “Interdisciplinary Theoretical-methodological Insights on Intervention”. Based on the importance of the dialectical, reflexive, critical, creative and collaborative debate in the construction of this interdisciplinary understanding this dossier brings up research experiences of

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Shooting in Québec City mosque: Sunday 29 January 2017

On behalf of the International Society for Cultural-historical and Activity Research (ISCAR), we deplore the violence committed against people at prayer in their holy place, the mosque in Québec City. This isolated action, by a lone student with far-right affiliation, is

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Cultural-Historical Psychology Call for Papers (June 2017, Issue)

Dear Authors/Researchers, Cultural-Historical Psychology is a peer reviewed International Journal founded by the Moscow State University of Psychology and Education. Published since 2005. Cultural-Historical Psychology is an international journal that is dedicated to the history, current advances and future perspectives

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The Fifth International Luria Memorial Congress. The congress will be held on 13-16 October 2017 in Yekaterinburg, capital of Ural. The congress will include plenary and thematic sessions (oral and poster presentations), round table discussions and evening lectures of the

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Piaget Society’s conference on technologies and human interaction

The Piaget Society is sponsoring an innovative conference on Technologies and Human Development.  The conference is being organized by Colette Dauite of CUNY and Carol D. Lee, Ph.D. The deadline for submitting proposals is December 15th, 2016.  Hope you can

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The program of ISCAR/AARE Autralasian Symposium, 2-3 December

ISCAR/AARE symposium Melbourne, 2-3 December 2016 Program Place: Australian Catholic University. 81-89 Victoria Parade, Modular Building, Rooms 6, 7 and 8 Day 1, Friday, December 2 Session 1, 9am-10am 1 9-9.10am Opening Nikolai Veresov, Gwen Gilmore, John Cripps Clark Jenny

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Scholarships for Fifth ISCAR Congress Quebec City, Canada 2017

We are pleased to announce that we intend to award up to 4 scholarships to assist doctoral researchers, early career academics and non- or low-salaried researchers to attend ISCAR 2017. Scholarships are offered to support attendance at Congress but will

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Cultural Historical Activity Research Symposium, 2-3 December, 2016, Melbourne, Australia: second call for papers

Cultural Historical Activity Research Symposium Second call for papers Transforming your research into publication, presentation, grants and collaboration. 2nd & 3rd December, 2016 Australasian – ISCAR – AARE – IRECE Venue: Australian Catholic University. Australian Association for Research in Education

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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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Jerome Bruner (1915—2016)

Let us mourn the passing and celebrate the extraordinary life of Jerome Bruner (1915-2016)

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