The Graduate School of Politics of the University of Münster is issuing a call for papers for its first workshop on ethnic conflicts research in the post-Soviet area to be held April, 5-7th, 2013, in Münster.
The call for papers is aimed at young researchers from all disciplines focusing on conflict studies in the above mentioned regions. This workshop welcomes participants interested in conflict studies including, but not limited to, the following topics:
-Historical and legal backgrounds of ethnic conflicts in the all post-Soviet regions;
-Involvement of external actors: Foreign Policy interests of Russia and the USA;
– Regional Powers and their role in the conflict resolution (Turkey, Iran, China and etc.);
-Role of regional and international organizations in the mediation and peace building processes (the EU, OSCE, CoE, NATO and etc.)
Submission deadline March 10, 2013.
For more information, please go here.