Information for Authors

Submission Process

ONLY the invited individuals are requested to submit an extended abstract of up to 800 words outlining the scope and content of their proposed chapter. This should also include 3-6 key words and a brief statement as to why the proposed chapter falls within the scope of the book and its contribution to the book’s overall theme. All submission should be made via an electronic submission system. Please follow the link below.

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Review Process

Extended abstract will be reviewed by the book editors. The full chapters will be peer reviewed and the submitted chapter authors (along with other reviewers) will be invited to take part in the review process. Based on the review outcome, a submission can be rejected at any point of the review. For the final version of a chapter author(s) will be responsible for proof reading before it can be accepted for inclusion.


August 31, 2016Extended abstract submission
September 15, 2016Decision on extended abstract
December 12, 2016Full chapter submission
January 16, 2017Decision on full chapter
February 27, 2017Submission of revised chapters
April 7, 2017Editorial review feedback to authors
May 5, 2017Final manuscript submission


If there is any question please contact Michael Auer: