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The bibliography provides information on writings dealing with the history of rape, including sexual child abuse, sexual harassment, sexual molestation, child prostitution, forced prostitution, sexual slavery, sexual(ized) violence. The blog informs about calls for papers, forthcoming events and new literature in this field.

February 9, 2013

CFP: Servant

Conference: 38th Annual Macromarketing Conference
Place: University of York, Toronto, Canada
Date: June 5-7, 2013
Submission deadline for abstracts: February 15, 2013

Description:
»Paper track on servants, servitude and the philosophy of service
The study of ‘service’ in marketing has heretofore concentrated on the managerial use of service for profit-maximizing purposes. In this track, we invite philosophical, critical, sociological, ecological, and economic papers on the relation between service and market. We particularly welcome papers that deal with issues in the following areas:
What can philosophy tell us about service? (Marx, Hegel, Agamben, Aquinas)
(Global) slavery in different industry sectors (sex, house-keeping, construction, fashion)
Service-dominant logic, services marketing, Nordic marketing, and critiques thereof
Financial services
Historical/feminist perspectives on servants (the shopgirl, geisha, prostitution)
Internationalization of service training, service scripts, and service-centric culture
Non-human servants from historical or contemporary viewpoints (robotic servants, robotics of«

More information: CFP website