The Women Harassment Prevention Cell (WHPC) of Netaji Subhas Open University has decided to publish an Edited Volume on ‘Women, Violence and Law: An Intimate Interrogation – Open Distance Paradigm‘.
The proposed volume will be published by the Netaji Subas Open University with ISBN.
Call for Chapters
The Editors invite papers from interested scholars in related areas to contribute in this emerging area of research.
The detailed sub themes and the procedure for submission of papers are given below:
1. Historical Perspectives
2. Exploring the Role of Law: State, Women and Violence
3. Critically Interrogating Women in Private and Public Domains
4. Women’s Resistance: Emancipatory Perspectives
5. Beyond Feminism: New Womanhood in India
Interested scholars are requested to send their full papers in word file (maximum 6000 words including endnotes) with abstracts (100-120 words) and keywords (4-6) to the following email id: firstname.lastname@example.org within April 30, 2015.
The contributors are requested to develop the papers in Times New Roman font (12 points) with double spacing. T
he contributors also requested to justify their papers. The language of the publication is only English.
The contributors are requested to follow the MLA system for citation/reference in the ENDNOTES (footnotes are not allowed)
The standard double blind peer reviewed process will be followed in preparing the final selection of papers in the proposed volume. The University has every right to reject any paper.
The University may suspend the project due to any unprecedented circumstance or unforeseen situation. The copyright of the papers published in the proposed volume will belong to the Netaji Subhas Open University.
The contributors are requested to clearly mention their full name, designation, institutional affiliation, contact number, email id in the papers with a Declaration that the papers have not been published in any form in the past and the papers are original in nature.
The University or the Editors shall not bear any responsibility so far as the originality of the papers are concerned.
The decision of the Editors regarding selection of papers will be final and binding.