Call For Papers: HNLU Journal Of Law And Social Sciences (JLSS), Volume VI

Shama Mahajan

16 Nov 2020 12:29 PM GMT

  • Call For Papers: HNLU Journal Of Law And Social Sciences (JLSS), Volume VI

    Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur invites submissions for its forthcoming Volume VI of HNLU JLSS. The journal welcomes and intends to promote authors from various backgrounds having a strong interface with law. HNLU JLSS endeavours to cradle research among the legal academia, practicing lawyers, students, research scholars and domain experts.

    Submission Categories:

    • Articles (5000 to 10000 words, inclusive of footnotes) – Papers comprehensively analysing a theme.
    • Essays (3000 to 5000 words, inclusive of footnotes) – Papers concisely analysing specific contemporary issues.
    • Case Notes and/or Legislative Commentaries (2000 to 7000 words, inclusive of footnotes).
    • Book Reviews: Between 2,000 to 3,000 words.

    Submission Guidelines and Policy:

    1. Co-authorship of papers (maximum two) between individuals from the same or different institutions is allowed.
    2. Abstract: Each manuscript must contain an abstract of not more than 250 words. This is inclusive of the above-mentioned word limit prescribed for each submission category.
    3. Citations must conform to the standards laid down in The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20
    4. Submissions must use only footnotes as a form of citation.
    5. The submissions should be original work of the authors and must not be published elsewhere.
    6. Submissions with plagiarized content and copyright issues will not be accepted for publication.
    7. By sending the submissions to the Hidayatullah National Law University, the author(s) agree to assign exclusive copyright in the work to University. It shall be entitled to, without limitation, publish and reproduce the submission or part(s) thereof in any manner it sees fit with due acknowledgement to the author and subject to the doctrine of fair use as enumerated under the Indian Copyright Act.

    Submission Procedure:

    1. Authors are requested to send their details and enclose their original, unpublished submissions in .doc/.docx through the following Google form:-
    2. The name of the file must contain Name of the Author(s) + Title of the Submission.

    Last Date for Submission of full paper: 20th December 2020

    For Formatting Guidelines, click here

    For Any Queries Contact:

    Mr. Jeevan Sagar, Assistant Professor of English & Coordinator HNLU PRESS

    Email: , ,

    Mob: +91 99930 85712

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