Call For Papers: National Law School Journal 2018-19

Manav Malhotra

24 March 2019 3:38 PM GMT

  • Call For Papers: National Law School Journal 2018-19

    NLU invites contributions for the upcoming edition of the National Law School Journal (NLSJ) which is a peer-reviewed journal edited by faculty members at the National Law School of India University (NLSIU) in Bangalore.

    Who can apply?

    • The National Law School Journal seeks pieces authored by practitioners, academicians and researchers.
    • This implies that those enrolled in research degrees (e.g. M. Phil, PhD. and comparable programmes)

    Submission Categories

    · Long articles (8,000-12,000 words)
    · Shorter essays (5,000-8,000 words)
    · Comments on judicial decisions (3,000–5,000 words)
    · Analysis of legislative materials (3,000-5,000 words)
    · Reviews of recently published books (2,000- 3,000 words) besides other forms of scholarly writing.
    Submission Guidelines
    • The deadline for accepting submissions is 31st May 2019.
    • The same may be e-mailed to (preferably in MS Word format) along with a covering letter addressed to Prof. (Dr.) Sarasu Esther Thomas (Chief Editor, National Law School Journal, 2018-19).
    • The covering letter should include the author's contact information and a short abstract that outlines the main questions or themes addressed in the paper.
    • All submissions will go through an initial round of review by the editorial board and the selected pieces will subsequently be sent for peer-review before finalisation for publication

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