Hidayatullah National Law University, Naya Raipur takes great pleasure to inform you that the HNLU Journal of Law and Social Sciences (ISSN:2347-839X) has received encouraging response and the Editorial Board has successful published two volumes of the HNLU JLSS
The Journal of Law and Social Sciences (UGC Approved journal list serial no. 41107) is
multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal with an editorial board comprising of experts from the
social sciences and the legal field. This biannual journal is being published with the objectives to provide a space to researchers, jurists, academicians and legal practitioners to express their views on topics of contemporary significance in law and social sciences. We solicit contributions for the next 2018 Edition (vol.5; no. 1) in the form of articles, notes, book review and case-comments on emerging areas in law and social sciences.
1. Submission Heads and Word Limit:
Articles: 4000 – 6000 words
Notes: 3000- 4000words
Case Comments: 2000- 3000 words
2. Originality of Manuscripts:
All the contributions should be the original work of the contributors and should
not have been submitted for consideration in any other Journal. Any plagiarized
work will be out-rightly rejected.
3. Covering Letter:
A covering letter with the name(s) of the author(s) and address, designation,
institution/affiliation,the title of the manuscript and contact information (email,
4.Fonts and Headings
Articles should be in Times New Roman 12 point font and double-spaced.
Main Title should be in full capitals, bold and centered 16 point font.
Sub-titles should be in sentence case, bold and 12 point font.
Author’s names should be in small capitals and centered 14 point font
Footnotes should be in Times New Roman 10 point font.
All submissions must contain an abstract of not more than 250 words.
6. Anonymous Review:
To facilitate our anonymous review process, please confine your name, affiliation
and biographical information to a separate cover page. Please include the
manuscript’s title on the first text page.
7. Citation Format:
Please use footnotes rather than endnotes. Footnotes should conform to the
HNLU Journal of Law and Social Sciences style format.
The contributions presented to and accepted for publication and the copyrights
therein shall be the intellectual property of HNLU Journal of Law and Social
9. Copyright Agreement Form:
The Copyright Agreement form should be submitted once your article has been
accepted for publication. Manuscripts cannot be published without this form.
The corresponding author is responsible for obtaining signatures of coauthors.
10. How to Submit:
All submissions are to be made via e-mail as word documents (preferably
Microsoft Word 2007 or 2010). Authors can submit their manuscripts to
Executive Editor at firstname.lastname@example.org
The last date for submission is 30th July 2018.