CALL FOR Authors Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity
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CALL FOR AUTHORS: Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity
We are inviting academic editorial contributors to The Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity, a new 2-volume reference to be published by SAGE Publications. Article submission deadline is June 14, 2013.
As a multi-contributor and interdisciplinary work, the Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity covers a wide range of disciplines within the human services field. Some categories of the approximately 450 articles include: Aging; Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation; Community Development; Community Mental Health; Counseling and Social Work; Criminal Justice and Correctional Institutions; Family, Child, and Youth Service Agencies; Government Agencies; and Hospitals and Health Care. The scope of this encyclopedia encompasses the association of diversity within these disciplines. The signed articles, with cross-references and Further Readings are accompanied by pedagogical elements, including a Readerís Guide, Chronology of human services and diversity, Resource Guide, Glossary, and thorough index.
This comprehensive project will be published by SAGE Reference and will be marketed to academic and public libraries as a print and digital product available to students via the libraryís electronic services. The General Editor, who will be reviewing each submission to the encyclopedia, is Linwood H. Cousins, Ph.D., Western Michigan University.
If you are interested in contributing to this cutting-edge reference, it is a unique opportunity to contribute to the contemporary literature, redefining sociological issues in todayís terms. SAGE Publications offers an honorarium ranging from SAGE book credits for smaller articles up to a free set of the printed product for contributions totaling 10,000 words or more.
The list of available articles is already prepared, and as a next step we will e-mail you the Article List (Excel file) from which you can select topics that best fit your expertise and interests. Additionally, Style and Submission Guidelines will be provided that detail article specifications.
If you would like to contribute to building a truly outstanding reference with the Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity, please contact me by the e-mail information below. Please provide your CV or a brief summary of your academic/publishing credentials in related disciplines.
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