Special Issue "Exemplars in Social Research"
A special issue of Societies (ISSN 2075-4698).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2012)
Prof. Dr. Madine VanderPlaat
Department of Sociology and Criminology, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3C3, Canada
Phone: +1 902 496 8289
Fax: +1 902 420 5121
Interests: health and well-being of vulnerable populations; emancipatory politics, citizen participation and community capacity building; collaborative research and policy development
In this special issue of Societies we feature some examples of the outstanding articles you can expect to find in this journal. Our authors, all of whom serve on our editorial board, represent a diverse range of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences and bring varied and challenging perspectives to our understanding of the social realm. They are among the world's leading scholars in their respective fields and their work exemplifies excellence in research on human societies.
Prof. Dr. Madine VanderPlaat
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. Papers will be published continuously (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are refereed through a peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Societies is an international peer-reviewed Open Access quarterly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. For the first couple of issues the Article Processing Charge (APC) will be waived for well-prepared manuscripts. English correction and/or formatting fees of 250 CHF (Swiss Francs) will be charged in certain cases for those articles accepted for publication that require extensive additional formatting and/or English corrections.
Societies 2012, 2(1), 14-26; doi:10.3390/soc2010014
Received: 8 December 2011; in revised form: 2 March 2012 / Accepted: 13 March 2012 / Published: 22 March 2012| Download PDF Full-text (333 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Article: Child Murder in Nazi Germany: The Memory of Nazi Medical Crimes and Commemoration of “Children’s Euthanasia” Victims at Two Facilities (Eichberg, Kalmenhof)
Societies 2012, 2(3), 157-194; doi:10.3390/soc2030157
Received: 4 June 2012; in revised form: 14 August 2012 / Accepted: 20 August 2012 / Published: 12 September 2012| Download PDF Full-text (201 KB) | Download XML Full-text |
Article: Conflict or Concert? Extending the Simmelian Triad to Account for Positive Third Party Presence in Face-to-Face Interviews with People Living with Parkinson’s Disease
Societies 2012, 2(3), 210-221; doi:10.3390/soc2030210
Received: 29 June 2012; in revised form: 4 September 2012 / Accepted: 6 September 2012 / Published: 17 September 2012| Download PDF Full-text (248 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Last update: 5 October 2012