Revue Histoire des Alpes / Storia delle Alpi / Geschichte der Alpen

As part of its editorial policy, Labex ITEM has a partnership with the journal Histoire des Alpes. "Histoire des Alpes / Storia delle Alpi / Geschichte der Alpen" is a journal published annually by the International Association for Alpine History....


Revue de géographie alpine / Journal of Alpine Research

As part of its editorial policy, Labex ITEM has a partnership with the Journal of Alpine Research. The Journal of Alpine Research | Revue de géographie alpine is an international, multi-disciplinary journal. It publishes hitherto unpublished scien...


Social transitions. Practices and resources in changes

Session (1)  Social transitions. Practices and resources in changes Mercredi 11 Janvier Séquence 1 : 14h00 - 15h40 Sequence 1: cultural resources vs ecological resources Animat...

Projet de thèse

Cultures of compost. Practices of (re) making soil between city and mountain

Today urban composting is promoted by national and international public policies in the wake of the Grenelle de l’environnement. Composting activities are now developed not only in rural areas as part of traditional habits, but also in urban areas and...


Préparation de la 4e conférence "Sustainable Summits Conference" (Chamonix 2018)

The objectives of this internship is to look for initiatives related to the high mountains carried out in the Alpine Arc, the Pyrenees, and the other mountains of the world. Initiatives offering solutions in the following 3 themes : 1) Theme 1: Amb...

Projet de thèse

Living in the mountains. Sports service providers from the 1930s to the present. Genesis and mutations of a territorialized employment resource

This thesis is part of a perspective on the economic and social history of mountain territories. It mobilizes a multidisciplinary approach at the crossroads of the history of sports leisure and the socioeconomics of sport. It aims to examine the hi...

Projet de thèse

Mountains not emblematic vs Territories labeled: Logics of distinction (PnR, Grand Site of France and Geopark) and construction of the specificities in the mountains in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Since the 2000s, the quest for distinction has been favored by rural areas. It is carried out via labeling that involves values ​​around the notions of heritage, environment and sustainability. This phenomenon is particularly acute in Europe in all mo...

Projet de thèse

Social innovations in mountain areas : levers for an ecological transition of the territories?

Reminescent of a situation of crisis and the awareness that there is a need to make a transition towards more sustainable social systems., social innovations - resulting from a civil society and offering solutions to the societal needs in an economic ...


Séminaire “Climate Change Risk for North American Ski Tourism Markets”

Global climate change is underway and with additional future climate change unavoidable, the tourism industry, investors, and community leaders have many questions about the risk climate change poses to winter sports businesses and ski tourism destina...