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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: http://iscar17.ulaval.ca/

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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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Cultural-Historical, Activity and Sociocultural Research at Times of the Contemporary Crisis

The international conference “Cultural-Historical, Activity and Sociocultural Research at Times of  the Contemporary Crisis: Implications for Education and Human Development”  will be held on 18 and 19 June  2016 at the University’s Gallos Campus in Rethymno. The conference is organised

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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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Update on Estoril Vigotsky Conference June 9-11 2016

Do you want to learn, discuss and network with professionals that focus their work on contemporary applications of Vigotsky, Luria and Leont’ev theoretical framework? Three days of keynote and state of the art lectures, oral presentations and round tables are

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Australasian ISCAR/AARE Symposium, December, 2016

Call for papers Call for proposals Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Sociocultural Activity Theory Special Interest Group (SIG) conveners  in collaboration with the International Society of Cultural-historical Activity Research (ISCAR) Australia-Asia region invite you to submit a 200

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Deadline approaching for 7th Nordic conference

Deadline for the submission for the next Nordic Conference is approaching. The submission deadline is January 15th 2016 (Registration deadline: May 25th 2016) The 7th Nordic conference, June 16-18 2016,  provides a cross-disciplinary forum for exchanging ideas, exploring common interests, addressing

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EUROPEAN DOCTORATE IN TEACHER EDUCATION (EDITE): 15 EARLY STAGE RESEARCHER POSITIONS

EUROPEAN DOCTORATE IN TEACHER EDUCATION (EDITE) EDITE – EJD PROGRAMME VACANCIES: 15 EARLY STAGE RESEARCHER POSITIONS AT FIVE EUROPEAN UNIVERSITIES APPLICATION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 4, 2015 The EDiTE project offers 15 full-time researcher positions in the field of Teacher Education at

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