Global Studies of Childhood
Articles for consideration should be sent by email attachment to email@example.com
The Editors welcome manuscripts (4000-6000 words) pertaining to the ways in which globalization and new global perspectives impact on social constructions of childhood and on children’s life experiences. Papers submitted to Global Studies of Childhood will make a contribution to educational and social theory in strategic and significant ways. We encourage multidisciplinary methods and viewpoints, and welcome quality submissions from both new and established scholars. Consideration will be given to innovative, cutting-edge work that extends the empirical, methodological and theoretical boundaries of childhood research.
The Editors encourage submission of a variety of high quality manuscripts including:
Books for review should be sent:
Detailed guidance for those wishing to submit Book Reviews and Review Essays is available here.
Call for reviewers of manuscripts
The journal is dedicated to publishing quality refereed articles which challenge, stimulate and engage readers. We would like to invite expressions of interest from those professionals who would wish to review articles. Please send your name, email address, affiliation, and area of expertise to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Manuscripts should be submitted as email attachments in MS Word format, though any major word-processor is acceptable. Please do not over-format the manuscript as this impedes the publication process.
The author’s name and affiliation should appear at the beginning of the article, together with full postal and email addresses. It is vital that we have a current email contact for you as this is our main form of communication. This should be followed by a short description of their current position and research/teaching interests.
It is essential that an Abstract (100-200 words) be provided for each article.
Figures and tables should have their positions marked clearly and be provided on separate pages. Figure numbers should be shown as Arabic numerals, table numbers as Latin numerals.
Headings and sub-headings should be clearly distinguished.
References should be provided in the text with the authors name followed by the year in brackets, for example: Yelland & Masters (2009). If a direct quote is used the page number will need to be added. For example; Yelland & Masters (2009, p. 246).
Chapter in a book
Article in a journal
Footnotes should not be used. Endnotes need to be located in the text by numbers within square brackets (,  etc) as normal-size numbers/brackets and not as superscripts.
Proofs will be sent in PDF format to the author designated to receive them, and should be corrected and returned immediately to the Editors. Contributors will be notified when the article has been published on the Journal’s website.
Please contact our publishers (email@example.com) if you have any questions or need further information about the preparation of word-processed documents for publication.