Events and Papers


International Conference for the Middle East
"Two decades discourse about globalizing social sciences - concepts, strategies, achievments"
Kharazmi University, Tehran, 26-27 April 2017


WorldSSHNet Thinkshop 
"Concepts of Global Social Thought"
Universidad de las Americas, Puebla June 2016


WorldSSH Net Round Table "Global Discourses Across Exclusive Approaches to Social Thought" on the "Eights Congress of the Asian Philisophical Association"
Süleyman Demirel University, Isparta April 2015

Thinkshop Teheran "Disciplinary Thinking in Global Social Thought"
Karazami University 16/17 December 2015, Teheran


Thinkshop Beijing, "Towards genuin human rights dialogue across national and cultural borders"

University of Beijing, Beijing, 22-23 September 2014

Thinkshop Tokyo, "Global Social Thought and Academic Practices in the Social Sciences"

Seijo University Tokyo, Tokyo October 4


Thinkshop Zwickau, "The global social science world - beyond the 'Western' universalism"

University for Applied Sciences, Zwickau, Germany, 27-28-29 September, 2013  

The papers will be published in the forthcoming book with the working title "The Global Social Sciences  - under and beyond European universalism"
(See also "Publications")

Thinkshop Mexico City, "Multiple Epistemologies - Science and Time - Science and Space - Science and Culture - Science and Society, 

Universitad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, Mexico, 22 -23 February 2013

Outcomes are published in the book with the working title "Contributions to Alternative Concepts of Knowledge"
(See also "Publication")


World SSH Net panel "Culture and Science" on " The 2nd International Conference on Social Thought in the Middle East and North Africa",  

YILDIZ TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, Istanbul, Turkey, 26 – 27 June 2012.

Thinkshop "Theories about and Strategies against Hegemonic Social Sciences"
Tokyo, Seijo University, Japan 12-13 May 2012

The papers are published in the book "Theories about and Strategies against Hegemonic Social Sciences" ( see "Publications" on this www)


Thinkshop  "The Future of the World Social Sciences and Humanities - The World Social Science System - Science and Culture - Scientific Internationalisation and the Social Sciences" 
Berlin, Germany, October 2011

Thinkshop "Social Sciences in Arab Countries Facing a Scientific Multi-Versalism: Pathways, Challenges and Constraints"
Beirut, Lebanon: July 2011

M. Kuhn, Kazumi Okamoto (eds), "Social Thought  from Islam Majority Countries in Global Knowledge Encounters"


Workshop "Cultural Elements in Social Sciences and in Academic Labour - Epistemological and Educational Challenges Constructing a Scientific Multi-Versalism" 
Buenos Aires, Argentina: October 2010

Workshop Report (English)
Workshop Report (Spanish)