International and Interdisciplinary Conference

Society, Culture and Morality:
East and West

27-29 December 2016

Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi, India

Sponsored and Directed by
The Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange
The Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion


Call for Abstracts


Abstracts: 150 words

Submit abstracts to the Conference Director,
Dr. Chandana Chakrabarti at;
also send a copy to

Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants


Society and Media, Society and Women Empowerment, Language and Cultural Identity, E-Culture, Sociology of Culture, Semiotics of Culture, Cultural Relativism, Culture and Ethnology, Cultural Diplomacy, Folk Culture, Material Culture, Culture of War, Transfer of Culture, Morality: Nature or Culture, Culture and Morals, Culture and Global Ethics, Theology of Culture, Globalization of Culture, Etc.

Subtopics are suggestive only. Conference organizers are open to other relevant topics addressing the theme.

Scholars can bring also their students to join the undergraduate competition and “Encounter India program”.

Undergraduates can also submit papers for international competition. The best 2 papers selected will be awarded a trip inside India to the Safari along with free tickets to Tribal Dance and cultural programs.

Advisory Board Members:

Yolanda Espina (Portugal), Tommi Lehtonen (Finland), Debkumar Mukhopadhyya (India), Deven Patel (USA), Nina Petek (Slovenia), Rizwan Rahman ( India), Ming Shao (China), Richard Vulich (USA), Su Chen Wu (Taiwan), Yanling Xu (China)

Scholars from different corners of the world join our conferences.

The Cambridge Scholars Press has published seven books co-edited by members of our advisory board from selected papers from our last conferences. We also publish papers in our Journal of Indian Philosophy and Religion if the theme of the paper is in the area of publication of the Journal.

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The Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion

Updated on 16 August 2016