Garden Conversation with Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, First International Conference on New Directons in the Humanities, University of the Aegean, Rhodes, Greece
Talking Ciricle, Fourth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Seventh International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

  • 25–28 June 2012
  • Universidad Abat Oliba CEU, Barcelona, Spain

At A Glance

4

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

530+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Seventh International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences.

55

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Seventh International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

​Monica Edwards Schachter

​Monica Edwards Schachter

Ph.D., Organization of Ibero-American States (OEI), Spain

“Quo Vadis Educ-Action? On Purposes and Barriers for Achieving Social Innovation and Sustainability”

Celia B. Fisher

Celia B. Fisher

Professor, Department of Psychology, Fordham University, USA

“Enhancing Multicultural Ethical Competence in Social Science Research”

​Patricia Leavy

​Patricia Leavy

Ph.D., Sociology & Criminology Department, Stonehill College

“Transdisciplinary Research: Responsibly Addressing Social Problems”

Nitza Nachmias

Nitza Nachmias

Professor, Political Science, Towson University, USA

"The Politics of Mercy and Compassion: The Case of Refugees' Aid Agencies"

Anthony Synnott

Anthony Synnott

Professor, Sociology, Concordia University in Montreal, Canada

“Pigs? Boys? Hegemonic? Rethinking Men”

Alfonso Unceta

Alfonso Unceta

Head Professor, Sociology, University of the Basque Country, Spain

“Social Innovation as an Interdisciplinary Field: An Exploratory Model”