Call for Papers: Fascism. Journal of Comparative Fascist Studies
Call for Papers Date:
CALL FOR PAPERS: 1st ISSUE OF ‘FASCISM. JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE FASCIST STUDIES’
Fascism seeks articles by both seasoned researchers and postgraduates exploring the phenomenon of fascism in a comparative context and focusing, but not limiting, on topics such as:
- the uniqueness and generic aspects of fascism
- patterns in the causal aspects/genesis of various fascisms in political, economic, social, historical, and psychological factors
- their expression in art, culture, ritual and propaganda
- elements of continuity between interwar and postwar fascisms
- fascisms in relation to national and cultural crisis, revolution, modernity/modernism, political religion, totalitarianism, capitalism, communism, extremism, charismatic dictatorship, patriarchy, terrorism, fundamentalism
- other phenomena related to the rise of political and social extremism
SUBMISSION DEADLINE for the first issue in April 2012 is November 1st, 2011.
SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS can be found in the ‘Instructions for Authors’ at the Fascism website (see URL below). Each article should be submitted online, is written in English, consists of a maximum of 8500 words and includes an abstract and keywords.
ABOUT Fascism. Journal of Comparative Fascist Studies is a new, peer reviewed open access e-journal, published twice a year in April and November by Brill and NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies (Amsterdam, The Netherlands). Fascism seeks to provide the burgeoning international field of research into fascism and extremism with a forum that is not restricted by national borders, nor by expertise. It is directed towards a wide audience of interested fellow specialists, geared towards informing policy-makers and social workers, and to engage students.
Fascism is a full Open Access journal, which means that all articles are freely available, ensuring maximum, worldwide dissemination of content, in exchange for an article processing fee (2011: €800).
- Editor-in-Chief: Madelon de Keizer (NIOD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
- Consultant Editor: Roger Griffin (Oxford, UK)
- Managing Editor: Marjo Bakker (NIOD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
- Board of Editors: Remieg Aerts, Mark Antliff, Emily Braun, Stefan Breuer, Francesco Cassata, Nigel Copsey, Bruno De Wever, Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Constantin Iordachi, Aristotle Kallis, Wim van Meurs, Sven Reichardt, Peter Romijn, Marjan Schwegman, Anton Shekhovtsov, James Shields, Zeev Sternhell, Andreas Umland.
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