Call for Papers for the journal Ecología Política, issue 54

The journal Ecología Política invites authors to send article proposals for its next issue, n. 54.

The theme of the issue is Ecofeminisms and feminist political ecologies.

It will include theoretical discussions and empirical explorations of aspects such as:

  • Feminist perspectives and debates in political ecology
  • Feminist political ecologies of care and reproductive work
  • Critiques of capitalism, colonialism and extractivism from feminist perspectives
  • The role of women in mobilisations and resistance and proposals for alternatives from feminist approaches
  • Differential impacts of gender and intersectionality in environmental conflicts and related to global environmental changes

The issue will be published in December 2017.

 

PROCEDURE AND DEADLINES FOR SUBMISSION

Submission of articles will take place in two steps.

  1. Article proposal submission (250 words max.). Deadline: 28 August 2017.

Once received, the proposals will be evaluated by experts in the subject and by the issue’s guest editors. The authors whose proposals are selected will be invited to send a complete manuscript. Invitation to submit the full manuscript does not ensure its publication, as manuscripts will then undergo a further review process.

  1. Submission of the final version of the article (to be translated from English to Spanish, if necessary): 5 October 2017.

Both the abstracts and the final versions of the articles have to be sent to the following e-mail address: articulos@ecologiapolitica.info.

 

ARTICLE FORMATS

The articles published in the journal must fit into one of the following sections:

Section Description of the articles Word-limit (including bibliography and notes) (incluyendo notas y bibliografía)

In-depth

Detailed analysis of one of the main topics, from a broad perspective. It should have a theoretical component and/or a global focus.

4000 words

(approx. 8 pages)

Short

With a regional or local focus and normally centred on a specific case study.

2000 words

(approx. 4 pages)

Opinion

A personal and critical vision of the subject matter.

2000 words

(approx. 4 pages)

Resistance networks

Address local or community resistance to socio-environmental impacts.

2000 words

(approx. 3 pages)

Referents of environmental thought

Analysis of the work and contributions of a reference thinker in relation to the special issue of each number.

2000 words

(approx. 6 pages)

Review of books, webpages and reports

Critique of a recent key publication (book, film, or other media) related to the issue’s topic.

1000 words

(approx. 1-2 pages)

Further guidelines for different types of articles can be consulted here: http://www.ecologiapolitica.info/?page_id=5922

We only publish contributions that comply with the format of the journal.

 

ABOUT THE JOURNAL

Ecología Política is a Spanish language, bi-annual journal that critically analyses socio-environmental issues. Founded in 1991, the journal addresses researchers as well as social and environmental movements. For more information, subscription offers and free downloads, see www.ecologiapolitica.info

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