Environmental sociologists in East Asia have formed a network and organized International Symposium on Environmental Sociology in East Asia (ISESEA) since 2007 biennially, by taking turns in Japan, Taiwan, Korea and China. It’s the second turn for Taiwan to organize ISESEA.

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Environmental sociologists in East Asia have formed a network and organized International Symposium on Environmental Sociology in East Asia (ISESEA) since 2007 biennially, by taking turns in Japan, Taiwan, Korea and China. It’s the second turn for Taiwan to organize ISESEA. Co-hosting with RC 24 of International Sociological Association, Risk Society and Policy Research Center (RSPRC) at National Taiwan University will be holding the 6th ISESEA with the theme of “Transboundary Risk Governance in East Asia” during October 19th to October 22nd, 2017. In facing risks of a wide range from climate change, air pollutions, nuclear disasters and nuclear waste management, food safety, emerging technology…etc., we will discuss transboundary risk governance, particularly with an East Asian perspective.

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Important Dates

  • Deadline for abstract submission
    April 15th, 2017
  • Announcement of Abstract Acceptance
    May 15th, 2017
  • Full Paper Submission
    June 1st, 2017~August 15th, 2017
    June 1st, 2017~September 15th, 2017
  • Registration
    May 15th, 2017~August 15th, 2017
    May 15th, 2017~September 15th, 2017

Keynote Speakers

Riley E. Dunlap
Regents Professor of Sociology and
Laurence L. and Georgia Ina Dresser Professor
Department of Sociology
Oklahoma State University

U.S.A.

 

Juju C. S. Wang

Professor, National Tsing Hua university, Taiwan

Prsident, Taiwan Green Farmers Market Association

President, Taiwan National Trust (TNT)

 

Ilan Chabay

Head of International Fellowships, Incubator, and the Knowledge, Learning, and Societal Change International Research Alliance (KLASICA) at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam Germany (IASS)

Local Planning Committee

Professor Kuei-Tien Chou 
National Taiwan University

Professor Ming-Sho Ho 
National Taiwan University

Associate Professor Kuo-Hui Chang 
National Taiwan University

Assistant Professor Ying-Feng Chen
Chinese Culture University

Assistant Professor Shu-Fen Kao
Fo Guang University

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