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IMISCOE Competitive Call for Book Proposals 2020

Deadline: 15 October 2020 at 23:59 CET

Manuscripts invited now! The Annual COMPETITIVE CALL FOR BOOK PROPOSALS for the IMISCOE Springer Series is OPEN on 1 May 2020, and will close on 15 October 2020 at 23:59 CET. Submit your proposal now using this form: document IMISCOE book proposal form (37 KB) . RESULTS will be announced by 15 November 2020

The IMISCOE Network is launching a Competitive Call 2020 for ground-breaking new manuscripts (whether authored or edited). The Call is Open Topic in the broad and inter-disciplinary field of Migration Studies. The participation is open to both new and established scholars in the field of Migrations Studies while the main criterion is the excellence of the proposal. Authors/Editors who are within the first 5 years from their PhDs are especially encouraged to apply. The best book proposal will be offered a total Open Access fee waiver. All other proposals submitted under the call can be considered for publication under the standard conditions of the series

ATTENTION: Previous Winners of our Competitive Call should wait for two years before re-applying (a winner of the 2017 call can apply in 2020, but not a winner of the 2018 call).

Authors or editors submitting under this Call should plan to have their full manuscript ready by the end of 2021.

The IMISCOE-Springer Series

Established to promote research emanating from the IMISCOE Research Network, the IMISCOE publication series has since become one of the main migration related publication series in Europe and beyond, with over 100 titles published since its launch in 2006. It presents empirical and theoretical scholarship addressing issues of migration management and migrant integration in Europe, from different disciplinary perspectives, and with a special interest in new and innovative topics and methods of research. Authored by experts in the field, the works provide a rich reference source for scholars, students, and stakeholders.

The series is published under the editorial supervision of the IMISCOE Editorial Committee which includes leading scholars from all over Europe. Book proposals and manuscripts are rigorously peer reviewed by three international scholars. Most of the books in the IMISCOE Book Series are available in Open Access through our own digital library, Springer and in OAPEN, thanks to the generous contribution of the IMISCOE network.