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Call for Papers

Perspectives in History
6th Annual Conference, 3-4 November 2014, The University of Sydney, Australia.

The Business and Labour History Group in the School of Business, the University of Sydney, Australia will be hosting the 6th Annual Conference of Association of Academic Historians in Australian and New Zealand Business Schools (AAHANZBS) on 3-4 November 2014.

We are interested in papers relating to accounting history, business history, economic history, labour history, management history, marketing history, tourism history, transport history and other areas of interest relating to historical research in business schools.

We welcome papers from researchers outside business schools who have an interest in these fields of study.

If anyone is interested in presenting a paper they will be asked to submit a 1000 word abstract or a 6,000 word maximum paper for refereeing by 6 June 2014 to Greg Patmore at

The abstract will provide:

  • A summary of the argument of the argument of the paper
  • A summary of the findings of the paper
  • A selected list of references for the paper

Papers should follow the Labour History style guide.

All authors of the abstracts will be notified by 8 August 2014 at the latest whether their abstracts or papers have been accepted for the conference.