Delhi Metropolitan Education Journal of Legal Studies: Call for Papers
The Delhi Metropolitan Education Journal of Legal Studies (DMEJLS) is a peer-reviewed and interdisciplinary academic annual law journal focusing on various law issues in world as analysed by lawyers, economists, political scientists and others drawn from throughout the continent and the world. The journal, which is initiated by the DME School of Legal Studies aims to serve as the leading forum for the thoughtful and scholarly engagement of a broad range of complex issues at the intersection of law, public policy and social changes in the world.
DMEJLS places emphasis on presenting a diversity of perspectives on fundamental, long-term, systemic problems of human rights and governance, as well as emerging issues, and possible solutions to them. Towards this end, DMEJLS encourages critical reflections that are based on empirical observations and experience as well as theoretical and multi-disciplinary approaches.
It hopes that articles appearing in the journal will influence public policy in India by providing original, useful and timely critiques of legislation, judicial decisions, law reform and other domestic and foreign policy measures that impact on the daily lives of ordinary India. In addition to articles, the journal welcomes reports on recent conferences, workshops and seminars as well as books for review and lists of recent publications.
The theme selected but not confined for the present issue of DMEJLS is "Law and Social Justice".
- Social Justice and allocation of Natural Resources
- Environment & Social Justice
- Health Care and Social Justice
- Technology and Social Justice
- Education and Social Justice
- International Trade Regime and Social Justice
- Transparency and Social Justice
- Judicial Construction of Social Justice
The field of Law and Social Justice is such that it is closely associated with Human and Social Welfare; hence, the law dealing with this branch too needs to be updated constantly. The articles should be a study of the intricate relationship of Law and Social Justice. The main focus shall be at the latest trends in the field of Law and Social Justice that are often creating problems in law.
- Word Limit:
- Articles: 4000 - 5000 words
- Case Comments: 2000 - 3000 words
- Book Review: 1500 - 2500 words
The Article should also include an abstract of about 100 - 150 words, which has to precede the article.
Academician, Practitioners, Researchers, Students and other stakeholders working and interested in the field of Social Justice are eligible to send in entries. Entries can be co-authored. However, a maximum of two authors per entry is allowed.
- Citation Style:
Standard Indian Legal Citation should be adhered to.
- Format of Main Text & the Footnotes:
The Times New Roman font, in font size 12 is prescribed for all entries. Further, the footnotes shall be in font size 10 and in the Times New Roman font. A line spacing of 1.5 for the main text and 1.0 for footnotes should be followed. All submissions should be in doc or docx format, submissions in pdf shall not be accepted.
All articles being submitted are to be sent along with a duly filled Declaration. The duly filed Declaration has to be scanned and sent on the email address mentioned below. All entries are to be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Last date for submission of articles:
15th January, 2016
Last date for intimation of acceptance of articles:
26th January, 2016
Delhi Metropolitan Education
B-12, Sector 62, Noida, Uttar Pradesh
Phone: +91-7042667951, +91-7042667516
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