Campus Law Centre Student Law Review: Call for Papers
The Students' Union, Campus Law Centre, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi invites submissions for the inaugural issue of CLC Student Law Review. The student edited and peer reviewed publication is solely dedicated to submissions from students.
Any student of law at any level may submit to the Campus Law Centre Student Law Review. All submissions will be anonymously reviewed by our editorial board on the basis of the review criteria contained under Review and Editing Policy in the menu.
Call for Paper:
Students are invited to contribute their write-ups in the form of Long Articles, Short Articles, Case Comments, Legislative Comments, and Book Reviews. The submissions should be well-researched and involve critical analyses of domestic or international legal issues/developments that are relevant and contemporary. Authors should also strike a balance between being crisp yet comprehensive.
An abstract must accompany the paper. Joint authorship of a maximum of 2 authors is permitted.
- Long Articles: 5000-7000 Words
- Short Articles: 3000-4000 Words
- Case Comments: 2000 Words
- Legislative Comments: 2000 Words
- Book Review: 1500 Words
- Word Limit: The word limit for all submissions is exclusive of the abstract and footnotes (please refer to the accompanying table). If a submission exceeds the word limit, such excess text must be integral to the author's central argument in order to be considered for publication. If not, submissions over the word limit may be rejected immediately.
- Data: Data may be presented in the form of tables, graphs and charts, only where absolutely necessary. The source of the data must be clearly stated.
- Abstract: The manuscript (except book reviews) is required to be accompanied by an abstract of 150-200 words. The abstract should be an accurate summary of the key points of discussion and conclusion.
- Referencing: Citation style shall be as per 'The Bluebook: A Uniform Method of Citation, 19th Edition'.
- Details of Author/s: To facilitate a transparent and blind peer review process, authors are required not to reveal any personal details in the body of their manuscript. Instead, author/s are required to provide their full name, year of study, name of University and contact details only in their e-mail.
- Joint Authorship: Manuscripts prepared by a maximum of two authors are welcome.
- Declaration: The last paragraph of the manuscript must contain a declaration by the author/s that the manuscript has not been previously published anywhere and has not been previously sent for publication.
A soft copy of the manuscript is required to be submitted at firstname.lastname@example.org, latest by 11.59 pm on 20th January, 2013.
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