Call for Articles for a Special Section of Semiotica, the Journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies on the theme of “Social Representations, ICTs and Community Empowerment”.
This special section will provide an overview of the use of Social Representations Theory (SRT) (Moscovici, 1961), for empowering local communities, with a specific focus on the role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), such as the Internet, desktop and mobile devices, radios, etc.
Interested researchers are invited to submit an abstract proposal (word file) of about 500 words via e-mail.
Abstracts should be accompanied by the following information about each of the authors:
- Contact Information
Inquiries and submissions can be forwarded electronically to:
Dr. Sara Vannini
Università della Svizzera italiana, (USI Lugano, Switzerland)
sara.vannini AT usi.ch
More information can be found here:
Thank you so much for your help!
Sara Vannini, PhD
Visiting Researcher - TASCHA
Executive Director - NewMinE Lab
PostDoctoral Researcher - BeCHANGE Research Group
sara.vannini.usi AT gmail.com
My source: ciresearchers AT vancouvercommunity.net
Additional link [pj]: Wikipedia - Social representation