Topic: Games and Sporting Events in History: Organization, Performances and Impacts

Call for Abstracts

International Organizer: International Society for the History of Physical Education and Sport (ISHPES)

• Traditional festivals, sporting activities and folk dances
• The history of sports and tournaments in Asia
• Sportification processes of Asian physical culture
• The history and the spirit of traditional martial arts (fighting)
• Asian approaches to gender and sports
• Sporting legacies in the Eastern and Western World
• The Olympic Games
• Health issues and sporting activities
• New approaches to the history of Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy
• The establishment and management of sports museums
• Open Papers

Important Dates
Deadline of Abstract Submission: Sunday, March 31, 2013
Notification of Abstract Acceptance: Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Deadline of Early Bird Registration: Friday, May 31, 2013
Deadline of Online Registration: Monday, July 15, 2013

Local Organizer: National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan 2013 ISHPES Secretariat
Address: 6F.-9., No.2, Jian 8th Rd., Jhonghe District, New Taipei City 235, Taiwan

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