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Author Guidelines

Journal invites manuscript based on following guidelines:-

 

  1. Manuscripts and all editorial correspondence should be submitted online.
  2. While submitting papers, authors are requested not to mention thier name or affiliation within full text file. At step 3 of submission, auhotrs will be asked to mention details of auhtor and Co-author
  3. Each article [1500-3500 words]/research paper [4000-7000 words]/book reviews [1000-1200 words] should be submitted with an abstract of about 150 - 250 wordsand 3 – 5 key words preferably in double spaced MS Word document.
  4. Citations should be embedded in the text using the author-year method, e.g. (Goel, 2004)
  5. All cited works reflected in the text of the paper should be included and arranged alphabetically at the end of the paper in references.
  6. Tables and figures to be indicated by numbers seperately (see Table 1) not by placement (see Table below)
  7. Works by the same authors in the same year should be cited as “(Goel, 2004a)” and “(Goel, 2004b)”.
  8. While submitting a book review, the reviewer must mention the name of the concerned book, name of the author/editor, place of publication and publisher, year of publication, number of pages, ISBN and the price of the concerned book.


Authors are expected to follow the referencing style as given below:

Book

Mack, C. (2005). Looking at the Renaissance: Essays toward a conceptual appreciation. London: Taylor & Francis.


Article in an Edited Book

Blaxter, M. (1976). Social class and health inequalities. In C.Carter & J. Peel (Eds.), Equalities and inequalities in health(pp. 120-135). London: Academic Press.

 

Conference Proceedings

Chopra, L. D., Sinha, B., & Mehta, P. (1997, January 16).State of Human Development in India. Paper presented at the 1997 Symposium on Sustainable Development in India, New Delhi, India.

 

Reference taken from Website

Census of India. (2001). India at a glance – Statistics on Demographic and Socio-Economic Characteristics. Retrieved from http://www.censusindia.gov.in (accessed December 10, 2009).

 

Journal Article

Labonte, R., & Schrecker, T. (2007). Globalisation and social determinants of health. Globalisation and Health. 3(7), 190-220.

 

Newspaper Article with author

Tripathi, K. (2000, January 18). Hunger Still Exists in Rural India. The Times of India, p. 3.

 

Newspaper Article without author

The Unheard Voices of Indian Women. (2005, April 29). The Hindu, p. 35.

 

Report

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). (2010). Human Development Report 2010. New York, USA: UNDP.

 

Working Paper

Alkire, S., and Santos, M. E. (2010). ‘Acute Multidimensional Poverty: A new index for developing countries’, OPHI Working Paper 38. London, UK: University of Oxford.

 

 

Selection of the papers to be published in International Journal of Knowledge management and Practices is made purely on the basis of quality following a peer-review process, which usually takes 3-4 months’ time.

 

Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. I ensure that Author(s) name do not appear anywhere on the body of the manuscript/main file which will be submitted in step 2 of this submission.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
 

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