Law and Society CRN 11 (Displaced Peoples): Journal of Internal Displacement Special Issue

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Call for Papers
August 6, 2017 to October 31, 2017
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Human Rights, Research and Methodology

The Journal of Internal Displacement: Journal of Internal Displacement
Guest Editors
Megan J. Ballard, Professor of Law, Gonzaga University
Ben Hudson, Lecturer in Law, University of Lincoln

The Journal of Internal Displacement is calling for papers to be published in its Law and Society’s Collaborative Research Network (CRN 11 – Displaced Peoples) Special Issue in January 2018. Papers must be submitted no later than by 31 October 2017.

Topics could include (but not limited to):
--Theoretical and conceptual analysis
--Law, policy and advocacy
--Mapping of missing migrants
--Emergency response
--Socio-legal dimension
--Impact, influence and outcome
--Challenge and opportunity with program implementation
--Story and lived experience

About the Journal: The Journal of Internal Displacement (JID) is a scholarly and interdisciplinary platform for raising the profile of displaced populations through discussions, critical dialogue, emerging themes, reflections and explorations on a wide range of topics and regions. The JID promotes free and open access. The JID charges no publication fees to authors. 

Submission Guidelines:
--Manuscripts must be submitted no later than 31 October 2017
Manuscripts must have a maximum of 30 pages (i.e., ~15,000 words including references) single space, Times New Roman, 12-point font size with 150-words abstract and 5 keywords.

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