The International Conference on the Humanities
and the Social Sciences (ICHSS - 2017) organized by
the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
is a two day conference which will operate under the key
theme Knowledge, Diversity, and Harmony
and thirteen sub themes. Depending on
the volume and type of submissions, several concurrent thematic
sessions will be held under each sub-theme.
Scholars who wish to present papers at the conference should submit directly the extended abstracts of their prospective papers to the EasyChair Conference Management system (please see below for details).
All the extended abstracts received in time and in conformity with the submission guidelines will be forwarded to relevant reviewers who will make the final decision. By the stipulated date, the Conference Secretariat will notify all authors whether or not their extended abstracts have been accepted. Those whose extended abstracts have been accepted with revisions should duly revise and send them back. All accepted extended abstracts will be published in the Conference Proceedings.
The sessions will operate under the following themes.
- Arts and Media
- Economics and Development
- Education and Pedagogy
- Gender and Society
- History and Archaeology
- Law and Politics
- Library and Information Sciences
- Literature, Language, and Culture
- Management Studies
- Reconciliation and Peace Building
- Religion and Philosophy
Note: These themes are meant to provide structure to the Conference and are not meant to be restrictive.
The ICHSS 2017 is calling for extended abstracts only.
Instructions at a glance
|Word Limit||1000 Maximum
|Page Setup||B5 (18.2 cm x 25.7 cm)|
|Citation Style||Chicago Style (16th Edition)|
All submissions as softcopies should be submitted through EasyChair Conference Management System. The preferred format of extended abstracts for electronic submission is either .doc or .docx. Mac users need to export their .pages files to either format above.
Click the logo below to access EasyChair for ICHSS 2017.
If you are new to EasyChair, please read EasyChair for Authors, a detailed guide on setting up an EasyChair account and submitting your extended abstract for the ICHSS 2017.
You are also requested to fill out and submit online the following form as part of the submission process.
|Submission of Extended Abstracts|
|15 February 2017 01 March 2017|
|Notification of Acceptance and Review Comments|
|30 April 2017|
|Submission of Revised Extended Abstracts|
|31 May 2017|
|Early Registration Period|
|01 May 2017 - 30 June 2017|
|28 - 29 July 2017|