Call for papers
Session on the History of Emotions, ESSHC, Lisbon 27 Feb-1 March 2008
For a session on the history of emotions at the European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC) in Lisbon, 27 February – 1 March 2008, I am looking for papers that might address the following aspects: theoretical approaches to the historical study of emotions; gender and emotions; sources for studying emotions; the relationship between body and mind in the expression of emotions; the relationship between the eighteenth century cult of sensibility and daily life; emotions and political culture; emotions and family history; emotions and the history of childhood and education. Other proposals for papers on the history of emotions are also welcome.
Please send proposals for papers (app. 200-300 words) before 15 March 2007 to Willemijn.Ruberg@ul.ie
Please ensure that a title, your name, affiliation and email address are included with your abstract.
Dr. Willemijn Ruberg
Junior Lecturer in Women's Studies
Department of Sociology
University of Limerick
Send comments and questions to H-Net
Webstaff. H-Net reproduces announcements that have been submitted to us as a
free service to the academic community. If you are interested in an announcement
listed here, please contact the organizers or patrons directly. Though we strive
to provide accurate information, H-Net cannot accept responsibility for the text of
announcements appearing in this service. (Administration)