Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur announces the next volume of HNLU Journal of Law and Social Sciences (ISSN No. 2347-839X), to be published in the month of August, 2014. 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 published with the objective to provide a platform to judges, jurists, academicians, research scholars and legal practitioners to express their views on topics of contemporary significance in law and social sciences. Contributions in the form of articles, notes and case-comments on emerging areas in law and social sciences are solicited.
Submissions can be mailed to Chief Editor at [email protected]
The last date for submission is 10. 07. 2014
1. Submission Heads and Word Limit:
Articles: 4000 – 6000 words
Notes: 3000- 4000words
Case Comments: 2000- 3000 words
2. 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
3. Covering Letter:
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.)
4. 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.
5. Abstract Submission:
All submissions must contain an abstract of not more than 250 words.
6. Anonymous Review:
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.
7. Citation Format:
Please use footnotes rather than endnotes. Footnotes should conform to the HNLU Journal of
Law and Social Sciences style format.
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.
9. 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.
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