The Fifth Biennial Conference of East Asian Environmental History (EAEH 2019)

October 24-27 (Thursday-Sunday), 2019

National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan

General theme:Call for Papers and Panels

Issues of Sustainable Development in East Asia: Perspectives of Environmental History

With this general theme, panels or individual papers are encouraged to focus on the following sub-themes in comparative perspective.

Suggested sub-themes:

  • Land-use Patterns and Environmental Sustainability in Human-scale
  • Water Resource Utilization and Conservation
  • Ocean Resource Utilization and Conservation
  • Energy Utilization and Renewable Energy
  • Pollution and Environmental Protection
  • Sustainable Urbanization
  • Forest Resources and Sustainability
  • Natural resources and environmental sustainability
  • Ecology, Environmental Sciences and Environmental Movements

Submit Proposal: http://www.aeaeh.org/cfp.php

Time: July 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019

Conference website: http://www.aeaeh.org/eaeh2019.htm

Instructions for Submission

  1. Individual Paper
    • The author of individual paper should submit abstract and provide appropriate professional information (CV).
    • If the paper is co-authoring, the submission information should include full names, affiliations, and email addresses of all co-authors.
  2. Panel
    • Panel organizer should gather 3 or 4 presenters, a discussant, and a chair. The roles of panel organizer, chair and discussant can be fulfilled by the same or different persons.
    • Each panel organizer should take the responsibility to login for submitting all abstracts and CVs of the panel.
  3. The length of each abstract should be less than 300 words.
  4. Please submit the abstract and CV in PDF format.

Timetable

  • Announcement of EAEH2019 on the website: June 25, 2018
  • Call for Papers and Panels (Submit Abstract on-line): July 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019
  • Review for proposed abstract: March 1, 2018 – April 30, 2019
  • Announcement of accepted proposal: May 15, 2019
  • On-line registration for participating EAEH2019: June 1, 2019 – September 30, 2019
  • Announcement of EAEH2019 Program on website: August 15, 2019
  • Submission of full paper: July 1, 2019 – September 30, 2019

The Local Preparatory Committee

Chair (President of AEAEH)
Shi-yung Liu 劉士永 Institution of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica
Co-chair (Vice President of AEAEH)
Hurng-Jyuhn Wang 王鴻濬 College of Humanities and Social Sciences, National Dong Hwa University
Committee Members
Heng-An Chen 陳恒安 Department of History, National Cheng Kung University
Ya-wen Ku 顧雅文 Institution of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica
Ts’ui-jung Liu 劉翠溶 Institution of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica
Shao-li Lu 呂紹理 Department of History, National Taiwan University
Jia-Sheng Ueng 翁嘉聲 Department of History, National Cheng Kung University
Hsiu-yun Wang 王秀雲 Center for Society, Technology, and Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
Bei-Chang Yang 楊倍昌 Center for Society, Technology, and Medicine, National Cheng Kung University

Image: Jialiang Gaowww.peace-on-earth.org. Terraced Paddy field in Yunnan, China. Licence: CC BY-SA 3.0