call for proposals: @thesocreview monograph series

The international refereed journal The Sociological Review is home to the Sociological Review Monograph Series. This series publishes edited collections of outstanding and original scholarly articles on issues of wide sociological interest and is dedicated to promoting emerging as well as established academics. For more information, see

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: We are currently seeking proposals for two monographs to be published in January/February 2018 (deadline for completed ms = beginning of March 2017).

THE DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS is Friday 11th December 2015. Completed proposals should be emailed to the series editor, Professor Steve Brown ( All decisions will be made by the end of January 2016.

Proposals should be no more than seven pages long (double spaced, Times 12 font) and should include names and details of editors and contributors, rationale for and aims of the collection, provisional titles and abstracts of papers, an account of the appeal of the collection to readers of The Sociological Review, and marketing justification for the collection (e.g. distinctiveness of collection in relation to existing publications).

All articles published within the monographs are fully refereed and are included within the ISI Journal Citation Reports and the Social Science Citation Index. The usual length of final completed collections (after refereeing decisions have been made) is approximately 80,000 – 100,000 words. However, it is permissible for the proposed word length of the entire collection to be up to 120,000 words.