|Childhood Studies and Religion|
Call for Proposals
This Consultation encourages proposals from scholars of diverse religious traditions and locations who engage in historical, social scientific, humanistic, conceptual, and other methods of research related to children and childhood. We invite proposals for papers and panels in all areas. In addition, we especially welcome proposals on the following topics:
This Consultation’s overall aim is to investigate a number of important but relatively unexplored issues in the field of religion regarding children. The specific goals of the Group are as follows:
Our focus is both timely and significant, given the present concern for children in our culture and the rising interdisciplinary academic interest in childhood studies. In general, we hope that this Group will provide a forum for sustained and informed reflection on children and childhood and thereby enable a community of scholars to develop a new line of academic inquiry regarding children and religion.
Anonymity of Review Process
Proposals are anonymous to Chairs and Steering Committee Members until after final acceptance or rejection.
Method of Submission