Seminars and Lectures

Psychological Resilience: Governing the Brain, Mind & Behaviour (Day Seminar, Birmingham, 23 June 2014)

Psychological resilience. Governing the brain, mind and behaviour University of Birmingham, Michael Tippett Room, Staff House23rd June 2014, 9:00 – 4:30pmREGISTRATION OPEN Organisers: Jessica Pykett (Birmingham University), Rhys Jones, Mark Whitehead (Aberystywth University), Maria Fannin (Bristol University), Ben Anderson, Joe Painter (Durham University) This seminar highlights the range of psychological Read more…

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Conferences and Symposiums

‘What does sociology need to contribute towards or against the wellbeing agenda?’: Sociology of Mental Health Study Group symposium (London, 10 June 2013)

  British Sociological Association Sociology of Mental Health Study Group symposium What does sociology need to contribute towards or against the wellbeing agenda? Monday, 10th June 2013, 11.30-4.30 pm BSA Meeting Room, Imperial Wharf, London  The purpose of this afternoon symposium is to provide a space for critical sociological discussion of Read more…

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Call for Papers

Facing the Future 2013 (CFP, Postgraduate Conference, Dundee, 10-12 April 2013)

The Centre for Environmental Change and Human Resilience (CECHR) at the University of Dundee, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) and the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) are hosting a three day postgraduate symposium exploring challenges and opportunities in environmental change research in the areas of Food, Water, Energy, Health and Nature.  Read more…

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Call for Papers

Resistance or Resilience? (CFP, Special Issue, New Journal, Resilience: International Policies, Practices and Discourses)

Resilience: International Policies, Practices and Discourses is a fully peer-reviewed journal that creates a platform for dialogue about the processes, spaces, policies, practices and subjectivities through which resilience is seen to operate. As such, this journal draws together academic expertise from disciplines such as international sociology, geography, political theory, development Read more…

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Call for Papers

Health and mental resilience (CFP, Conference, Krakow, October 20-21 2012)

Health and mental resilience: an interdisciplinary approach An international conference organized by the Developmental and Health Psychology Department, Institute of Applied Psychology, Jagiellonian University. Krakow. October 20-21, 2012 The World Health Organization defines health as a state of complete physical, mental, spiritual and social well-being, an indicator of thoroughly healthy Read more…

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