|Call for Papers|
The 20th Annual Conference of the Indian Association of Social Science Institutions (IASSI) will be held during 27-29 February, 2020 at the Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bengaluru, India. Professor Dipankar Gupta, former Professor of Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi is the Conference President. Professor Parmod Kumar, Professor, Agricultural Development & Rural Transformation Centre (ADRTC), Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bengaluru is the local Organising Secretary of the Conference. The Indian Association of Social Science Institutions (IASSI), established in 1979, is a federal formation of academic bodies (universities and research institutes) that aims to promote and strengthen teaching and research in social sciences. IASSI also publishes a peer-reviewed quarterly journal titled ‘IASSI Quarterly: Contributions to Indian Social Science’.
GUIDELINES FOR PAPER SUBMISSIONS
Researchers, professionals, and other experts, including those from outside India, are invited to contribute conceptual or empirical papers in the Conference. Papers from various social science disciplines and with an interdisciplinary approach are encouraged to apply. Papers should reach email@example.com along with a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org latest by 15th January, 2020. Authors will be intimated of the paper acceptance by 22nd January, 2020. The Annual Conference shall cover subjects related to social sciences on the following three themes:
|CONFERENCE THEME||DATES TO REMEMBER|
Dates of the Conference:
Papers submitted should not exceed 8000 words (including tables and appendices) with an abstract of 500 words. The abstracts will be compiled into a booklet which will be shared with the conference participants. Selected papers after peer-review, and revision, will be considered for publication in subsequent issues of the IASSI Quarterly: Contributions to Indian Social Science. Authors must ensure original and plagiarism free submissions.
|Participation Category||With Accommodation||Without Accommodation|
|Developing Countries (US $)||150||125||75|
|Other Countries (US $)||200||150||100|