THE 8TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOCIAL SCIENCES( ICOSS 2021 )


THEME: “ NEW NORMAL TO A NEW BEGINNING: FORMATION OF A SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY ”

The 8th International Conference on Social Sciences (ICOSS 2021) is the 8th in a series of successful conferences on Social Sciences organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management. ICOSS annual conference series was started in Colombo, Sri Lanka (ICOSS 2014). After its initiation, ICOSS 2016 was held in Colombo, Sri Lanka and ICOSS 2016 was held in Bali, Indonesia (ICOSS 2016). The next two were held in Colombo, Sri Lanka (ICOSS 2017, ICOSS 2018). ICOSS 2019 was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and given the Covid-19 Pandemic situation ICOSS 2020 was turned to an online virtual Conference. Today, the high standards, impact, and quality of the ICOSS conferences are highly recognized by the Social Science related research community in the world.

OBJECTIVES OF ICOSS 2021


DEVELOPING CAREERS AND INCREASING OPPORTUNITIES

ICOSS 2021 is designed to develop the careers of the participants while increasing opportunities for their future. Renowned resource persons in the education field will conduct special sessions at the conference, such as publication workshops and Joint Research Workshops. The conference will also provide a unique convergence of networking, learning, inspiring keynote speeches, discussions, industry-academia conversations, plenary speeches, and workshops along with publication opportunities.

BUILDING NEWFANGLED AND FUTURISTIC INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY

One of the main objectives of ICOSS 2021 is to continue to work toward improving the standard of the international community of researchers, scholars, and practitioners by introducing them to the latest trends, developments, and challenges in the Social Science field while addressing the theme “New Normal to a New Beginning: Formation of a Sustainable Society”.

MAINTAINING HIGH-QUALITY CONFERENCE STANDARDS AND PUBLICATION STANDARDS

The conference is specially designed by the TIIKM Research and Development team together with a committee of experts from international universities with the guidance of the Academic Governing Body of TIIKM conferences and committee of the International Association for Social Sciences and Humanities (IASSH). ICOSS 2021 is under the guidelines of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). The conference consists of high quality supporting journals and the conference proceedings will be published in the Open Journal System (OJS) with Indexing and DOI.

A PLATFORM WITH THE HIGHEST NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

ICOSS 2021 will have a wide range of meeting opportunities to maximize and expand participants’ network of international colleagues. There will be special online networking sessions which will be organized with the aim of providing delegates with an opportunity for informal gatherings and share their experiences.

CONFERENCE TRACKS


Linguistics
  • Sign Language
  • Artificial languages
  • Borrowed words
  • Constructed languages
  • Discourse Analysis
  • Figurative Language
  • Language revitalization
  • Language and Advertising
  • Pragmatics
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Psychology of Language
  • Regional languages
  • Secret languages
  • Semiotics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Linguistic Anthropology
  • Linguistic Change
  • Metaphor
  • Philology
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Pidgins
Psychology
  • Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Brain & Behaviour
  • Business/Occupational Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Counseling and Therapy
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Educational Psychology
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Groups & Organizations
  • Learning & Developmental Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Personality & Emotions
  • Psychological Testing & Assessment
  • Relationships & The Family
  • Social Psychology
  • Community & Cross-Cultural Psychology
Education
  • Classroom Management
  • Curriculum & Instruction
  • Early, Elementary, & Secondary Education
  • Education in Different Countries & States
  • Education Law & Policy
  • Educational Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational Standards
  • Educational Technology
  • Educational Theory
  • Higher & Adult Education
  • History of Education
  • Humanities Education
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Learning Styles & Theories
  • Science Education
  • Social Studies Education
  • Special Education
  • Testing & Assessment
Anthropology
  • Applied Anthropology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Economic Anthropology
  • Educational Anthropology
  • Ethnography
  • Ethnohistory
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Linguistic Anthropology
  • Medical Anthropology
  • Organisational Anthropology
  • Political Anthropology
  • Theological Anthropology
  • Urban Anthropology
Geography
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Climate Change
  • Cultural Geography
  • Development Geography
  • Earth & Resources
  • Economic Geography
  • Ecotourism
  • Green Cities
  • Political Geography
  • Sustainable Design
  • Transportation
History
  • African History
  • Ancient & Classical History
  • Ancient Egypt
  • Ancient Greece
  • Ancient Rome
  • Asian History
  • Economic History
  • European History
  • Historiography
  • Middle Eastern History
  • Military History
  • North American History
  • Russia & The Soviet Union
  • Social History
  • World War I & II
Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Advertising Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • Common Law
  • Consumer Protection
  • Election Laws
  • Environment & Climate Change Law
  • Human Rights
  • International Criminal Court
  • International Labour Law
  • Islamic Law
  • Hate groups
  • Identity theft
  • Illegal drug use
  • Maritime Law
  • Martial Law
  • Mass Communications Law
  • Military Justice
  • Serial killers
  • Sodomy laws
Philosophy
  • Analytic Philosophy
  • Ancient & Classical Philosophy
  • Critical Theory
  • Eastern Philosophy
  • Epistemology
  • Existentialism
  • Logic
  • Medieval & Renaissance Philosophy
  • Metaphysics
  • Phenomenology
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Political Philosophy
  • Positivism
  • Postmodern Philosophy
  • Pragmatism
  • Realism
  • Romanticism
  • Social Philosophy
  • Transcendentalism
  • Utilitarianism
  • Western Philosophy
Communication studies
  • Advertising & Public Relations
  • Grammar & Word Use
  • Business & Organizational Communication
  • Drama & Theater
  • Film & Cinema
  • Human Communication
  • Internet
  • Television
  • Journalism
  • Languages & Dialects
  • Literary Styles & Movements
  • Literary Themes & Topics
  • Literary Theory
  • Literature & Art
  • Media Studies
  • Phonetics & Phonology
  • Poetry
  • Political Communication
  • Print Media
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Rhetoric & Public Speaking
  • Short Stories
  • Social & Ethical Issues in Communication
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Telecommunications
Sociology
  • Beliefs, Customs and Rituals
  • Childhood Development & Schooling
  • Crime & Socio-Legal Studies
  • Cultures
  • Discrimination & Prejudice
  • Economic Sociology
  • Globalization
  • Homelessness
  • Human & Civil Rights
  • Industrial Sociology
  • Labor & Work
  • Law Enforcement
  • Medical Sociology
  • Migration & Immigration
  • Myth & Folklore
  • Peace & War
  • Political Sociology
  • Population
  • Poverty & Wealth
  • Punishment, Incarceration & Rehabilitation
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Rural Sociology
  • Social Mobility & Social Class
  • Social Movements & Collective Behavior
  • Social Organization & Community
  • Social Policy, Social Work and Social Legislation
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Stratification
  • Social Theory
  • Social Values
  • Sociology of Crime
  • Sociology of Education
  • Sociology of Knowledge
  • Sociology of Law
  • Sociology of Music
  • Sociology of Religion
  • Sociology of The Family & Childhood
  • Systems of Government
  • Urban Sociology
  • Violence
  • Work & Employment Relations
  • Workforce Diversity & Equality
Economics
  • Green Politics and Ecological Economic Growth
  • Social, Environment and Sustainable Growth
  • Advancing Economics and Innovations
  • Education and Skills
  • Banking and Finance
  • Household Behavior, Family Economics and Industrial Economics
  • Environmental and Sustainable Economic Development
  • Agricultural Economics
  • International Trade, Investment, Economic Integration and Knowledge Economy
  • Technology Development & Innovations
  • International Economics
  • Public Finance
  • Monetary Economics
  • Macroeconomic Issues
  • Financial Markets
  • Money and Capital Markets
  • International Finance
  • Human development
  • Government and Economic Resiliency
  • Public-Private Partnerships: Expanding the Traditional Model
  • Industrial Organization and policy
  • Geno-economics
  • Trade Liberalization and Economic Growth
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Transport Economics
  • Knowledge Economy
  • International Trade, Investment and Economic Integration
Political Science
  • Open Government
  • Democracy
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Affairs & Strategic Studies
  • International Organizations
  • International Relations
  • Legitimacy of Governments
  • Geneva Conventions
  • Governmental Systems & Practices
  • Parliamentary System
  • Political Figures
  • Political Movements
  • Political Parties
  • Political Science
  • Politics & Ethics
  • Populism
  • Presidential Campaign
  • Private International Law
  • Public Administration & Policy
  • Public & Private International Law
  • Regional Studies
  • Sovereignty of Nations
  • Sports Law
  • Supreme Court Powers
  • Transparency
  • United Nations
  • Water Rights
  • World Politics
  • War Crimes
Religious Studies
  • Religions & Traditions
  • Contemporary Religion & Society
  • Culture, Religion & Politics
  • Ethnicity, Race & Religion
  • Indigenous Religions
  • Inter-Religious Relations
  • Philosophy of Religion