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Membership

SC-HASSEG welcomes new members. Any one with a research interest in the Antarctic from a humanities or social science perspective is welcome to join. If you would like to get involved in the work of the Standing Committee, please visit the membership page on the SC-HASS website or contact the Chief Officers.

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Data from SC-HASS will be added as they become available.

Publications, Data and Links of interest to the Humanities and Social Sciences Community

 

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Reports to Delegates and Executive Committee Meetings:

 

Workshop Reports:

 


Reports and papers from earlier History Group meetings are available on the History Group Publications page.

The Humanities and Social Sciences Expert Group has developed a Research Output Summary on Wilderness, which can be accessed on the group's website.

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Data from SC-HASS will be added as they become available.

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A detailed overview of news related to the Humanities and Social Sciences community is available on the group's website or on their Facebook page.

 

  • The Antarctic Legacy of South Africa (ALSA) is a National Research Foundation-funded project that forms part of the South African National Antarctic Programme (SANAP).  ALSA
  • From 2013 onwards, workshops were organised jointly with the Social Sciences group. More information on the joint conferences can be found in the Events section
  • 8th Meeting of SCAR History Expert Group, Portland (USA), 2012 The History EG organised two sessions at the XXXII SCAR Open Science Conference, held in
  • 7th Meeting of SCAR History Expert Group, Stellenbosch (South Africa), 2011 The History Action Group organised a workshop on 'Antarctic History: probing the unknown' at
  • 6th Meeting of SCAR History Action Group, Buenos Aires (Argentina), 2010 The History Action Group organised a session on "History of Antarctica and scientific research"
  • 5th Meeting of SCAR History Action Group, Washington D.C. (USA), 2009 At the end of the Antarctic Treaty Summit (ATS50) a history workshop on the
  • 4th Meeting of the SCAR History Action Group, St. Petersburg (Russia), 2008 The History Action Group organised a session on „Polar History and Institutionalization of
  • 3rd Meeting of the SCAR History Action Group, Columbus (Ohio, USA), 2007 The History Expert Group organised a workshop on “"National and Transnational Agendas in
  • 2nd Meeting of SCAR History Action Group, Santiago (Chile), 2006 The History Expert Group organised the 2nd workshop on “Multidimensional Exploration of Antarctica around the
  • 1st Meeting of the History Action Group, Munich (Germany), 2005 The 1st SCAR Workshop History Expert Group on “The first workshop of the “Steps of