Deadline: 20 July 2015
Open to: authors with a keen interest in comparative studies in politics, economy, and social science in all of the Balkans and Southeast Europe
Benefits: selected articles will be published in Comparative Balkan Politics journal
Centre for Monitoring and Research CeMI has published a Call for Papers in the field of comparative politics and international studies for the first issue of the journal Comparative Balkan Politics (CBP). CBP defines its scope broadly to include comparative studies in politics, economy, and social science in all of the Balkans and Southeast Europe, as well as in countries that have strong ties to the region, and comparative studies of countries that give new insights to developments in the Balkans. CBP aims to publish original articles that give new insights into Balkan politics in order to promote better understanding and informed debate on political processes in Southeast Europe.
Authors worldwide are invited to submit their manuscripts. The first issue will include a special section on “Internal Party Democracy”, welcoming research articles with both theoretical and empirical perspectives. Research articles not focusing on internal party democracy, as well as review articles, electoral notes, and policy notes will also be accepted within the general section of the journal. All manuscripts are accepted in English language. Submissions have to be an original work of the author(s), and must not duplicate any previously published work, including the author(s) own previous publications.
The selected articles will be published in the first issue of the journal Comparative Balkan Politics (CBP).
How to apply?
To be included in the first issue, manuscripts must be submitted via email to the editors by 20 July 2015. Manuscripts of research articles should typically have from 6000 to 8000 words, including references, tables, captions and footnotes. Manuscripts of review articles should have from 3000 to 4000 words, electoral notes and policy notes from 2000 to 3000 words, although longer comparative pieces are also accepted. Please refer to the Author guidelines for more details.
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