Call For Papers: THE CANADIAN REVIEW OF SOCIAL POLICY/ REVUE CANADIENNE DE POLITIQUE SOCIALE - CALL FOR PAPERS – ISSUE FALL 2016

The Canadian Review of Social Policy/ Revue canadienne de politique sociale is an online, peer-reviewed, scholarly and bilingual journal of progressive social policy. It aims to promote the exchange of ideas amongst a network of people involved in education, the public sector and social movements in the field of Canadian social policy and administration. CRSP/RCSP publishes analyses of historical and current developments, issues, debates, and reviews of recent publications. Our editorial and advisory boards are made up of leading Canadian scholars in social policy.

CRSP/RCPS publishes twice a year, in Spring and Fall.

Author Guidelines are as follow:

  • CRSP/RCSP will only consider submissions which are not under consideration at any other journal or publication.
  • As a refereed journal, manuscripts are evaluated by anonymous peer reviewers with expertise in the subject area. CRSP/RCSP reserves the right to edit manuscripts for lengths and conformity to our editorial guidelines and house style.
  • Article should be typed, double-spaced, and between  5,000 - 7,000 words.
  • An abstract of 250 words or less should be included.
  • References should be limited to those works cited in the text and should follow the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.
  • For refereed articles, remove author’s name(s) and affiliation(s) from the article prior to uploading to the CRSP/RCPS site.
  • Refereed articles up to 1,500 words that provide commentary on current affairs and critical issues in social policy may be published in the Perspectives/Initiatives section.
  • Each submission must be accompanied by a 250 word abstract, and a brief biography of the author.

To submit, register as an author on our website and undergo the submission process. Registration is free. http://crsp.journals.yorku.ca/index.php/crsp/user/register

If you have any questions, please contact Catherine Duchastel, managing editor of CRSP/RCPS at the following email:  crsp@yorku.ca

For more information on the journal, please visit:  http://crsp.journals.yorku.ca/index.php/crsp/index