Call for Papers - Special Issue: Comparative Suffering in the Political Sphere: Usages of Contemporary Holocaust Comparisons

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Call for Papers
July 1, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Government and Public Service, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Law and Legal History

The Journal of Holocaust Research (Formerly Dapim: Studies of the Holocaust) is pleased to announce a call for papers for a special issue: Comparative Suffering in the Political Sphere: Usages of Contemporary Holocaust Comparisons

Deadline: July 1, 2020

The Journal of Holocaust Research is a peer-reviewed bilingual (English and Hebrew) scholarly journal devoted to the interdisciplinary study of the Holocaust, its origins and aftermath. The journal is published four times a year through the cooperation of the Weiss-Livnat International Center for Holocaust Research and Education at the University of Haifa, the Ghetto Fighters’ House Museum, and Routledge, part of the Taylor & Francis Group.

The Journal of Holocaust Research aims to promote research and study of the various aspects of the Holocaust and antisemitism and to create a platform through which our readers may access the most recent, innovative work being conducted in various disciplines and in different countries. Intended for a diverse academic audience, the journal publishes a wealth of articles, research forums, and special issues that connect scholars from around the world in meaningful discourse about the Holocaust.

Please note that this journal only publishes manuscripts in English or Hebrew.

Word Limits

Please include a word count for your paper.

A typical paper for this journal should be between 7,000 and 10,000 words, including footnotes.

Style Guidelines

Please use American spelling style consistently throughout your manuscript.

Please use single quotation marks, except where ‘a quotation is “within” a quotation’. Please note that long quotations should be indented without quotation marks.

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