COHDA 2014 : Conference on Human Development in Asia
Call For Papers
The 2014 Conference on Human Development in Asia invites scholarly interactions among academics, researchers, doctoral students, and representatives from industry, entrepreneurs, and non-profit and non-governmental organization professionals.
Authors are welcome to submit from a range of topics, perspectives, and disciplines. The range of research submissions may include conceptual, empirical, experimental, and case studies.
The conference theme of Change, Continuity and Diversity: Perspectives on Sustainability for Asia seeks to explore such issues and their links to the notion of sustainability through the combined and holistic lenses of an interdisciplinary approach.
COHDA offers optional participation in the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony, tours of historic points, a trip to Miyajima Shrine Island, and a featured presentation by an atomic bomb survivor.
COHDA 2014 Topic Areas
While taking account the wider themes of Change, Continuity and Diversity, the sub-themes of the conference will focus on the following nine areas:
Population and Ageing
Healthcare and Social Support
Politics and Conflict
Inequality and Justice
Gender and Culture
Migration and Identity
Environment and Technology
Economy and Sustainability
Areas of Education
Liberal Arts Education
Educational Measurement and Evaluation
Health, Sex and Physical Education
Higher Education and Further Education
Indigenous and Rural Education
Educational Technology and ICT
Elementary and Early Childhood Education
Curriculum, Research and Development
Distance Education and E-learning
Education for Sustainable Development
Advising, Counseling and Student Services
Administration, Policy and Leadership
The deadline for submissions is January 20, 2014. For submissions guidelines please visit the COHDA homepage.