Author’s Instruction

Guidelines for preparation of Manuscripts

Authors are Strongly encouraged to submit manuscripts online. E-mail the articles to
[email protected]

Manuscripts should be type written or prepared on a word processor, with all material double spaced, on one side of letter sized paper with Suitably wide margins. All pages should be numbered consecutively, beginning with page 1, Font should be in Times New Roman. Font should be 12 for the body of the manuscript, 14 for sub-headings and 16 for the title of the articles.

Tables and figures should be numbered serially, and legends to illustrations should be inserted in the manuscript.

Tables and figures will be placed near their first mention in the text ; all tables and figures must be referred to in the manuscript.

Title page: The following elements must be included :
Title of the article ;
Name (s) and Initial(s) of author (s)
Preferably with first names spelled out ;

Affiliation(s) of author(s) ;

Footnotes to the contribution title.
Name, Address, Telephone and Fax numbers and Email address of the corresponding author.

Abstract: Each article is to be preceded by a succinct abstract, of up to 250 words, that highlights the objectives, methods, results and conclusions of the paper.

Key words :To identify the subjects under which the article may be indexed, 6-10 key words should be provided.

Illustrations: These should be suitable for reproduction, and should clarify or shorten the text. Information provided in figure legends should not be repeated in the text. Figures and graphs should always be mentioned in the text and numbered with Arabic numerals. Preferred file formats include .tif and .jpg.

References: In the text, references to the literature should be by author and year ;
Where there are two authors, both should be named ; with three or more only the first author’s name plus “” et al.” need to be given.
The list at the end of the paper should include only works mentioned in the text and should be arranged alphabetically by name of the first author.
For research articles: Moeran, Brian (2012), “A Business Anthropological Approach to the Study of Values: Evaluative Practices in Ceramic Art,” Culture and Organization, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 195-210.
For books: Harrison, Charles and Paul Wood (1993), Art in Theory 1900-1990, Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell

Abbreviations, Symbols, Units, etc :must be defined at first mention, in titles, abstracts as well as within the text.

Pages limits : For research paper 7 to 10 pages. Incase of review paper the pages can be 15 to 30 pages. For the short communication the pages should not exceed 5 pages.

Publication fee:
Publication fee is payable only if a manuscript is accepted for publication. There is no additional fee for colour figures and no submission charge.
Publication fee for Research paper /Review paper and short communication ₹.  1000/-