Individual, Community and National Resilience and their inter-relations (ICNR2013)
Venue: Tel Hai Academic College
|Event Date/Time: Jan 06, 2013||End Date/Time: Jan 07, 2013|
|Abstract Submission Date: Sep 15, 2012|
The new Multidisciplinary Resiliency Research Center (Tel-Hai College and The Community Stress Prevention Center) invites you to submit papers for a conference that will focus on individual, community and national resilience and their interrelations. The main objective of this conference is to bring together researchers from various areas of expertise (e.g. psychology, social work, economics, education, security, philosophy, policy making, gender studies and other areas), to exchange ideas, create a platform for further research and ascertain the various aspects of resiliency, their possible interconnections and measurements.
The conference will deal with the following issues:
â€¢ Resilience â€“ concepts and their meaning.
â€¢ The measurement of individual, community and national resilience.
â€¢ The interconnections between the various aspects of resilience.
â€¢ Preparedness and its impact on individual and community resilience
â€¢ Family resilience
â€¢ Economy /leadership and resilience
â€¢ Resilience enhancement.
We are now officially opening the call for papers and welcome panel proposals and paper submissions! Share your experience and background and submit your contribution through the online form available in the conference website. The conference will include keynote speakers, paper presentation in parallel sessions, roundtable sessions & workshops.
The key address of the conference will be Prof. George Bonanno from Columbia University and other distinguished experts.