Section on Ethnicity and Nationalism

Call for Papers for the 68th Midwest Political Science Association National Conference
Date: April 22-25, 2010
Venue: Chicago
Proposal submission deadline: October 9, 2009
The section invites papers on all issues related to ethnicity and nationalism. Major substantive issues include the relationship between these variables and democracy, violence, state failure, and economic development. Of special interest are papers on improving our conceptualization and our methodology for the social scientific study of ethnicity and nationalism.

The section is headed by Johanna Birnir at the University of Maryland
 (http://mc/compose? feel free to contact her with questions.

Proposal Submission Deadline: October 9, 2009.

Please remember to submit a proposal to present at the 2010 MPSA National Conference.

* More research papers are presented here than any other political science conference.

* Over 1,100 sessions in all subfields, many interdisciplinary.

* Huge exhibit hall & free job placement service for registered attendees.

* Everything happens in the newly restored Palmer House Hilton.

* Chicago is centrally located for convenient, travel.

Please forward this Call for Proposals to colleagues you think may be interested.

Midwest Political Science Association
320 W 8th Street, #218
Bloomington, IN 47404

Minorities at Risk Project
Center for International Development and Conflict Management
University of Maryland
(301) 405-7019