Call For and Submission of Proposals

Paper Proposals

Proposals are invited on this theme in divergent places, at different scales, and varied contexts. Proposals will preferably address one or more of the following sub-themes:

  • studies of iconic private and public plans
  • conflict and complementarity in private and public planning
  • constructing meanings of public and private
  • locating power and decision-making
  • the role of individuals and institutions
  • the outcomes of various kinds of planning models
  • revisionist and alternative planning histories
  • commodification of planning
  • private interests and the public realm

Of course, the IPHS conference organizers welcome proposals that cover the full breadth of planning history. 

Submission/Acceptance Timetable:

Deadline for proposal/biosketch submission - 15 January 2014 (proposal submission date EXTENDED to Monday, February 3, 2014)
Notification of acceptance by Program Committee – 10 February 2014

Refereeing track
Submission to Program Committee of Draft Paper – 1 April 2014
Comments on Draft Paper – by 1 May 2014
Submission to Program Committee of Final Paper – 1 June 2014 (to be included in the proceedings)