Twelfth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

International Conference Center
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The Twelfth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences will be held at the International Conference Center in Hiroshima, Japan, 26-28 July 2017. We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

Theme 1: Social and Community Studies
Theme 2: Civic and Political Studies
Theme 3: Cultural Studies
Theme 4: Global Studies
Theme 5: Environmental Studies
Theme 6: Organizational Studies
Theme 7: Educational Studies
Theme 8: Communication

2017 SPECIAL FOCUS: "Cross-Cultural and Global Research as Interdisciplinary Practice"

We welcome the submission of proposals to the conference at any time of the year before the final Late Proposal Deadline. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The Advanced Proposal Deadline for submissions is *26 September 2016*. For a complete list of deadlines, visit our website.


Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Journal Collection consists of nine journals and an annual review. The Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Journal Collection encourages the widest range of submissions and aims to foster the highest standards of intellectual excellence. Articles may be submitted by in-person and virtual participants as well as Community Members.

Journals in the Collection are indexed by: Academic Search Alumni Edition (EBSCO), Academic Search Complete (EBSCO), Academic Search Elite (EBSCO), Academic Search International (EBSCO), Academic Search Premier (EBSCO), Biography Reference Bank (EBSCO), Business Source Corporate Plus (EBSCO), Business Source Index (EBSCO), Business Source International (EBSCO), Communication Source (EBSCO), Educational Psychology & Administration Directory (Cabell's), Educational Source (EBSCO), Management Directory (Cabell's), OmniFile Full Text Mega (EBSCO), OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCO), Political Science Complete (EBSCO), Scopus, SocINDEX (EBSCO), SocINDEX with Full Text (EBSCO), Sociology Source International (EBSCO), STM Source (EBSCO), Sustainability Reference Center (EBSCO), The Australian Research Council (ERA), Ulrich's Periodicals Directory

For more information and to submit a proposal visit: