HNLU Journal of Law and Social Sciences: Call for Papers
Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur takes great pleasure to inform you that the HNLU Journal of Law and Social Sciences is about to be published very soon by HNLU. The Journal of Law and Social Sciences is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal with an editorial board comprising of experts from the legal as well as social sciences field.
This biannual journal is being published with the objective to provide a platform to judges, jurists, academicians and legal practitioners to express their views on topics of contemporary significance in law and social sciences. They solicit contributions in the form of articles, notes and case-comments on emerging areas in law and social sciences.
Submission Deadline: 15th March, 2012
- Word Limit:
- Articles: 4000 - 6000 words
- Notes: 3000 - 4000words
- Case Comments: 2000 - 3000 words
Originality of Manuscripts:
- All the contributions should be the original work of the contributors and should not have been submitted for consideration in any other Journal. Any plagiarized work will be out - rightly rejected.
- A covering letter with the name(s) of the author(s) and address, designation, institution/affiliation, the title of the manuscript and contact information (email, phone, etc.)
Fonts and Headings
- Articles should be in Times New Roman 12 point font and double - spaced.
- Main Title should be in full capitals, bold and centered 16 point font.
- Sub - titles should be in sentence case, bold and 12 point font.
- Author's names should be in small capitals and centered 14 point font
- Footnotes should be in Times New Roman 10 point font.
- All submissions must contain an abstract of not more than 250 words.
- Please use footnotes rather than endnotes. Footnotes should conform to the HNLU Journal of Law and Social Sciences style format.
All submissions are to be made via e - mail as word documents (preferably Microsoft Word 2007 or 2010). Authors can submit their manuscripts to Chief Editor at firstname.lastname@example.org
To facilitate our anonymous review process, please confine your name, affiliation and biographical information to a separate cover page. Please include the manuscript's title on the first text page.
The contributions presented to and accepted for publication and the copyrights therein shall be the intellectual property of HNLU Journal of Law and Social Sciences.
Copyright Agreement Form:
The Copyright Agreement form should be submitted once your article has been accepted for publication. Manuscripts cannot be published without this form. The corresponding author is responsible for obtaining signatures of coauthors.
Hidayatullah National Law University
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