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Statistics

Functional and Topological Data Analysis

This SI welcomes contributions to theory and methods as well as interesting papers in computational aspects in functional and topological data analysis.

Mathematics & Statistics

International Journal of Urban Sciences

Travel Behavior under COVID-19

This SI welcomes papers addressing the issues from the perspective of disparity in social standing, age, and spatial distribution.

Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment

Women Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development: Evidence from Mena Region

This SI will examine barriers and opportunities for building a network of women entrepreneurs on the sustainability in the Middle East & North Africa.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

International Journal for Academic Development

Academic Development in Times of Crisis

This special issue invites research, theory, and reflection on academic development in times of crisis. Join the conversation.

Education

Journal of Ecotourism

Sustainable visitor experience design in nature-based tourism

This SI seeks conceptual and empirical papers linking experiences and experience design with sustainability practice and discourse of nature-based tourism.

Tourism, Hospitality and Events

Journal of Education for Business

COVID-19 & Its repercussions on Tourism, Hospitality & Business Education

This SI focuses on understanding the impacts of COVID-19 on the tourism industry and the changing of education/teaching & learning across the globe.

Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition

Advances in understanding the cognitive neuroscience of aging with multivariate methods

This SI examines the multivariate analyses of neuroimaging and psychophysiological data to investigate the neural underpinnings of cognitive aging.

Behavioral Sciences

Territory, Politics, Governance

The COVID-19 pandemic: territorial, political and governance dimensions of the crisis

This SI welcomes proposals addressing ongoing issues of the cultural, economic and political impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Politics & International Relations

Building Research & Information

Building health and wellbeing (50th anniversary Special Issue)

This special issue explores the relationship between buildings and the physical and psychological health of building users.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

International Journal of Hyperthermia

Image guided therapies for treatment of colorectal cancer metastases

This SI will examine methods for achieving oligometastatic colorectal cancer tumor control using therapeutic methods, molecular imaging and biomarkers.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Journal of Jewish Education

Change and Challenge: Jewish Education in the time of COVID-19

This SI highlights Jewish education during the COVID-19 crisis, focused on learning and teaching in a range of settings and addressing challenges.

Education

Deafness & Education International

Sign Language-Medium Education in the Global South

This special issue will prioritize ethnographic studies and contributions toward theory-building in sign language-medium deaf education.

Education

Digital Journalism

AI, journalism & democracy: exploring the normative dimension

We invite cutting-edge theoretical and empirical research on the normative, legal and ethical implications of AI for journalism and journalism research.

Communication Studies

Journal of Social Work Practice

Understanding and developing reflective practice

This special issue concerns our commitment to ensuring we publish in ways that reflect the diversity of our world, our discipline and our profession.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Teaching in Social Work

Challenging Anti-Black Racism Across the Social Work Curriculum

This special issue examines the enhancement of curricula of accredited social work programs in helping graduates to understand systemic anti-Black racism.

Behavioral Sciences

The Journal of Environmental Education

Revisiting justice in environmental and sustainability education: What pandemics (can) reveal about the politics of global environmental issues

This SI examines the politics of the COVID 19 pandemic to help us to formulate ‘new’ questions and revisit ‘old’ ones regarding ecological justice.

EducationEnvironment & Sustainability

Atlantic Studies

Circum-Atlantic Linguistic Flows

This special issue brings together language scholars for the conceptual, historical, and cultural aspects of linguistic flows in the circum-Atlantic world.

Language & Literature

Information, Communication & Society

Women in the Digital World

This special issue focuses on women within a new media context: incivil behaviour, online harasment, equality building, civic engagement, empowerment.

Communication Studies

Arab Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

COVID-19 Research and Analysis

This special issue examines the pandemic spread of SARS coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), named Covid-19, and the unprecedented global crisis.

Physical Sciences

Educational Philosophy and Theory

Importance of Education for Global Development

This special issue aims to address the importance of education and potential drawbacks for sustainable global development.

Education

Environmental Technology

Advanced Sustainable Development on Biomass Conversion Technologies and Biorefineries

This special issue focuses on the alternative source to address environmental pollution and fossil fuel demand through biomass energy.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & Agriculture

European Security

Security and Privacy in Semantic Networks for On-Line Communities

This special issue aims to seek novel contributions that lead to future security and privacy improvements in semantic networks for online communities.

Politics & International Relations

Social Movement Studies

Social Movements and Covid-19: Dynamics, challenges and strategies

This special issue examines how do social movements and protest work in times of restriction or lockdown, and does the crisis prompt new forms of activism?

Social Sciences

The New Educator

Teacher Education in the Online Environment

This special issue examines "Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge" providing online education to pre- and in-service teacher candidates.

Education

Social & Cultural Geography

Geographical Issues and Insights Associated with COVID-19

This special issue addresses geographical impacts of COVID-19, and the socio-economic, cultural & political relations and spatial implications of COVID-19.

COVID-19Geography

Managing Sport and Leisure

Special Issue: Sports and Leisure Management in Asia

This special issue of Managing Sport and Leisure aims to provide a platform to examine sport and leisure management in Asia.

Sports and Leisure

Journal of Building Performance Simulation

Simulating Durability and Resiliency of Building Materials in the face of Uncertainties, Natural Hazards, and Climate Change

This special issue investigates recent studies on the durability of building materials and resiliency in the face of natural hazards, and climate change.

Engineering & Technology

Science and Medicine in Football

Training and Playing Football in the COVID-19 Emergency

This special issue addresses consequences and strategies adopted to allow players to return to train and play during COVID-19 restrictions.

Sports and Leisure

Transnational Corporations Review

Transnational entrepreneurship: How culture, and socio-economic eco-system influence entrepreneurship in emerging countries?

This special issue examines transnational entrepreneurship through the lens of the cultural/social aspects in this digital age.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Social Work Practice

Poverty

This special issue examines how social workers can address the impact of poverty in the lives of individuals and/or challenge societal structures.

Behavioral Sciences

Sociological Focus

Emerging Sports: Participants, Groups and Movements

This special issue will feature scholarship on topics outside the established research on traditional, achievement-focused institutionalized sports.

Sociology & Criminology

Behaviour & Information Technology

Weaving Healthy Behaviors into New Technology Routines: Designing for Teleworking Contexts

This special issue examines work and accelerating towards teleworking to innovate for a healthy and balanced transition of everyday work routines.

Physical Sciences

International Journal of Sustainable Transportation

Advances in Intelligent Automation and Engineering optimization

The SI welcomes contributions addressing advances in associated developments and methodologies and perspectives on future developments and applications.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Big Earth Data

Observations, Remote Sensing Experiments and Geophysical Value-added Datasets for Cold High Mountain and Polar Regions

This special issue focuses on recent developments in remote sensing experiments, data products and software tools occurring in cold regions.

Earth Sciences

Journal of Contemporary East Asia Studies

A Comparative Study of Asian Countries’ Bilateral Relations with China

This special issue will compare bilateral relations with China in a variety of areas, including politics and diplomacy, economy, security and society.

Area StudiesPolitics & International Relations

International Journal of Developmental Disabilities

Intellectual Disabilities and Mental Health

This special issues focuses on Intellectual Disability, Autism Spectrum Disorder or other developmental disability & mental health issues.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Postcolonial Writing

Thrice Born Tradition: Bangladeshi Literature in English

This special issue seeks to repair critical neglect of the Bangladeshi literary tradition and consider writers at home and in the diaspora of Bangladesh.

Language & Literature

International Journal of Spa and Wellness

Re-imagining a life after COVID-19

This SI welcomes research that provide examples of challenges and recommendations on how to reimagine life after COVID-19 in the spa and wellness context

Sports and LeisureTourism, Hospitality and Events

European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology

New frontiers in employability research: Towards a contextualized perspective of employability development

This special issue will address key challenges in employability research and evidence-based policies and practices for more groups of workers.

Behavioral Sciences

Kappa Delta Pi Record

International Perspectives on Professional Learning

This special issue seeks original manuscripts on education practices that transcend national boundaries, to inform the professional learning of educators.

Education

Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association

Emerging technologies for monitoring, assessment and prediction of air quality

This special issue addresses the utilization, successes and challenges of artificial intelligence in air quality monitoring, prediction, and/or forecasting.

Earth Sciences

Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja

Impact of COVID-19 on Economy, Financial System and Business Strategies and Practices

This special issue focuses on evaluating the impact of Covid-19 on economies, financial system and business strategies of different types organizations.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Health Sociology Review

Indigenous and sociological knowledges: Meeting points for health equity

This special issue is a call to Indigenous authors with an aim to guide meeting points between Indigenous knowledges and sociological approaches.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

The Clinical Neuropsychologist

Black Lives Matter to Clinical Neuropsychologists

This special issue is a call to action for clinical neuropsychologists to promote the brain health and well-being of Black Americans.

Behavioral Sciences

Educational Gerontology

What is a widow?

This special issue focuses on the topic of widowhood. We are seeking essays and personal letters on the topic as well as research projects.

Education

Energy Materials

Emerging Trends in Materials Science, Technology and Engineering

This SI focuses on Material Science Engineering and Advanced Materials with the theme of “Material Science of today is the innovation of tomorrow”.

Physical Sciences

Nanocomposites

Emerging Trends in Materials Science, Technology and Engineering

This SI focuses on topics of Nano Material Science Engineering, processing with the theme of “Material Science of today is the innovation of tomorrow”.

Physical Sciences

Cogent Arts & Humanities

Historicizing COVID-19: Reflections on Epidemics and the Impacts on Human Population

This special issue looks to highlight the place and value of history in productive policy making as well as in social and public health interventions.

ArtsHumanities

Advanced Robotics

Special Issue on Symbol Emergence in Robotics and Cognitive Systems

This SI focuses on cognitive robotics and its frontiers, emphasizing the symbol emergence, cognitive development and language learning in robotics.

Computer SciencePhysical Sciences

South Asian Review

South Asian Disasters in 20th and 21st Century Literature, Film, and Culture

The special issue will focus on the representations of disasters in contemporary South Asian literature, culture, and film.

ArtsHumanitiesLanguage & Literature

Advanced Composite Materials

Emerging Trends in Materials Science, Technology and Engineering

This special issue focuses on topics of material Science and Engineering field with the theme of “Material Science of today is the innovation of tomorrow”.

Physical Sciences

Connection Science

Recent Trends in Deep Learning for Computer Vision and Visual Analytics

This special issue explores the learning process during the pandemic situations and computer vision and visual analytics in the today's technological world.

Physical Sciences

Applied Artificial Intelligence

Role of Swarm Intelligence in Development of Sustainable Technologies

This special issue focuses on novel research related to artificial intelligence through technology, innovation, and advancement.

Engineering & Technology

Industry and Innovation

Firms and Innovation in the New Industrial Paradigm of the Digital Transformation

The special issue will on the explore the digital transformation on firms and innovation and changes the Covid-19 pandemic is having on its unfolding.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Strategic Marketing

Marketing and Strategic Management Issues of SMEs in emerging economies

This special issue calls for research related to marketing and strategic management that would help SMEs to survive and grow in this competitive era.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Theatre and Performance Design

Ecoscenography

This special edition of the journal will examine the emerging practice of sustainability and ecological thinking in scenography.

ArtsHumanities

Asian Journal of Communication

Media Freedom in Asia: Challenges from Below

This SI welcomes papers that expand the theoretical and empirical understanding of Asian media freedom’s “challenges from below”.

Communication Studies

Cell Adhesion & Migration

Organoids: From Development to Pathophysiology

This special issue will explore advancements in the revolutionary field of organoid research as well as challenges that come with such a subject.

Earth Sciences

Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics

Editorial discussion on predictive models and policy in the Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics

This SI will highlight experiences and insights from communicating evaluating predictive, statistical, and machine learning models in policy settings.

Physical Sciences

The Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society

The Arts & Social Justice

This SI examines the role of the arts and culture as a contributor to social justice efforts as inequity and social unrest in democracies continues to grow.

Arts

Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects

Renewable Energy and Resources

This special issue provides platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to discuss the most recent innovations and trends as well as challenges.

Engineering & Technology

Globalisation, Societies and Education

Conviviality in Education and the Making of Difference

This special issue addresses education beyond conflict resolution in diverse societies and relationships of conviviality with the production.

Education

Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research

Special Issue on Intelligent System using Artificial Intelligence

This special issue focuses on the novel research related to intelligent system through artificial intelligence, technology, innovation, and advancement.

Information Science

Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence

Special Issue on Intelligent System using Artificial Intelligence

This special issue addresses the challenges of mathematical model, machine learning techniques, development of robot& humanoids, AI based algorithms etc.

Computer Science

Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence

Special Issue on Healing COVID-19 using Artificial Intelligence

Accepting research that addresses the challenges of mathematical model, machine learning techniques and development of robot & humanoids.

Computer Science

Advanced Robotics

Special Issue on AI, Robotics and Automation in Space

This special issue explores future space projects that will require space AI and robotics technology to construct, repair and maintain satellites in orbit.

Computer Science

Digital Journalism

Analytical advances through open science: Employing a reference dataset to foster best-practice data validation, analysis, and reporting

This special issue invites scholars to discuss best practices of analyses while implementing open-science principles for the study of online news.

Communication Studies

Accounting Forum

Accounting for the EU Green Taxonomy

Addresses policymakers, regulators, financial institutions and investors on the EU Taxonomy and its implementation, use and implications.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Consumption Markets & Culture

Consuming Happiness: Aspirational Practices in Global Perspective

This special issue spotlights consumption practices that are implemented in everyday life, in relation to the pursuit of happiness.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Personality Assessment

Personality Assessments in Legal Contexts

This special issue focuses on building a evidence base for legal admissibility considerations regarding commonly-used psychological assessment instruments.

Behavioral Sciences

The Geography Teacher

Online Instruction in Geography: Best Practices of Design and Planning for Deep Learning

This call for papers is designed to provide best practices for multi-faceted geography learning with examples for deep online instruction.

EducationGeography

CHANCE

Celebrating Black History Month

Analysis of data to understand racial injustice, promotion of racial harmony, and scientific contributions by black statisticians and data scientists.

Mathematics & Statistics

Big Earth Data

Smart cities and construction: advances, visualisation, novel applications and case studies

The special issue focuses on big data approach and challenges in smart city, infrastructure, construction, environmental and global development challenges.

Earth Sciences

Connection Science

Recent Trends in Deep Learning for Computer Vision and Visual Analytics

This special issue addresses real-time operation, fault tolerance in analyzing the working mechanisms of models, finding real-time results.

Computer Science

Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Advancing Knowledge: Women Entrepreneurship in Canada

This special issue aims to advance women’s entrepreneurship in Canada, and to examine how best to support women entrepreneurs.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Ecosystem Health and Sustainability

Developing Coasts and Perturbed Ecosystems

The special issue will address the impact of coastal development on ecosystems, sustainable coastal management, and coastal monitoring and observations.

Environment & Sustainability

Canadian Journal of Art Therapy

Art Therapy Education: Research and Reflections from the field

This special issue aims to explore art therapy education that advances the field forward in both contemporary Canada and international spheres.

ArtsBehavioral Sciences

Canadian Journal of Art Therapy

Art Therapy Now More than Ever: Sustaining and Expanding Creative Practices in Unprecedented Times

This special issue aims to address the importance, challenges, and possibilities of art therapy that can engage with social justice movements.

ArtsBehavioral SciencesCOVID-19

The Clinical Neuropsychologist

Autism Spectrum Disorder and Neuropsychology

This special issue will explore the assessment and diagnosis of ASD and related clinical decision making in neuropsychological practice.

Behavioral Sciences

Women & Criminal Justice

LBGTQ+ Crime and Victimization

This special issue will explore the social, cultural and political impact of crime and victimization among the LBGTQ+ community.

Behavioral SciencesLawSocial Sciences

Transportation Letters

Understanding the Relationships Between COVID-19 and Transportation

inThis special issue aims to explore research on COVID-19 and transportation from around the world, creating a series of documented lessons learned

Built EnvironmentCOVID-19Engineering & Technology

Energy Sources, Part B: Economics, Planning, and Policy

The Oil Prices-Macroeconomy-Energy-Environment Nexus in the Era of Globalization

This special issue addresses key themes of the Oil Prices-Macroeconomy-Energy-Environment Nexus in the Era of Globalization.

Engineering & Technology

European Journal for Sport and Society

Sport, Race and Ethnicity at a time of multiple global crises

This special issue will focus upon race/ethnicity issues in sport in the face of several overlapping crises: black lives matter movement and COVID-19.

Sports and Leisure

Chinese Journal of Communication

Anti-extradition Law and Beyond: The Role of Media and Communication in the Crisis of Hong Kong

This special issue aims to explore communications and media-related phenomena pertaining to the Anti-Extradition Law incident in Hong Kong in 2019.

Area StudiesCommunication StudiesHumanities

TEXTILE

Life, After Life: Textile Crafts in India and Communities of Practice

This special issue aims to explore perspectives on Indian textile traditions and how they've been affected by recent crises.

ArtsCOVID-19

The Design Journal

The Value of Design-driven Entrepreneurship

This special issue aims to explore the ways entrepreneurial conversations, projects, and provocations are enabled through design.

Arts

Journal of Children and Media

Children, Media, and the Clarity of Crisis

This SI aims to reflect on how the crises of 2020 have caused us to re-evaluate children, adolescents, and media research, pedagogy, and production.

Communication StudiesHumanities

Journal of Marketing Management

More than just Brands, Status, and Exclusivity? Exploring the Luxury Experience and Luxury Experience Management

This special issue aims to make a significant contribution to the topic of luxury customer experience and the luxury market.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Educational Philosophy and Theory

Paulo Freire Centennial: Reinventing Freire for 2021

This special issue will focus on how Paulo Freire’s work continues to reinvent education worldwide and how scholars continue to reinvent his work.

Education

Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects

Progress in Smart and Clean Technologies

This special issue examines smart technologies for a sustainable future including energy efficiency and environmental impacts.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Digital Journalism

Comparing Digital Journalisms Across Nations and Cultures

The special issue aims to explore digital journalism in various contexts and across them, discussing challenges in comparative digital journalism.

ArtsCommunication StudiesHumanities

Journal of Immunoassay and Immunochemistry

Understanding COVID-19 immunity – reality and challenges

This special issue from Journal of Immunoassay and Immunochemistry aims to explore all aspects of immune response to viral infection.

COVID-19Physical Sciences

Advanced Robotics

Special Issue on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (selected papers from RO-MAN 2020)

The special issue explores topics related to human-robot interactive communication, involving theories, methodologies, technologies, and more.

BioscienceComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene

Issues and Solutions Associated with Health Equity in the Workplace

This special issue aims to explore research, case studies, and policy commentaries to improve health equities through workplace systems.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Sustainability

Educational Research and Evaluation

Internationalizing Universities and Higher Education Systems: New Players in a Changing Scene

The special issue aims to demonstrate the diversity of internationalization of higher education in a changing global, regional and local dynamics.

Education

Information Security Journal: A Global Perspective

COVID-19 Pandemic Crisis and its Implications on Cybersecurity

This special issue addresses research studies dealing with technical and organizational cyber security challenges that we faced during COVID-19 era.

Computer ScienceCOVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Transportmetrica B: Transport Dynamics

Advanced Modeling and Control for AI-enabled Multimodal and Automated Transport Systems

This special issue aims to collect original papers on modeling and control methods/tools for supporting model- and data-driven design.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Computer Science Education

Registered Report Replication Studies

This special issue from Computer Science Education aims to explore replication studies in any area of Computer Science education

Computer ScienceEducation

Nordic Journal of Music Therapy

Online Delivery of Music Therapy

This special issue from Nordic Journal of Music Therapy will focus on research and practice-based articles related to online delivery of music therapy.

ArtsBehavioral Sciences

World Archaeology

Process Archaeology

This special issue from World Archaeology invites papers grappling with processes of becoming on any spatial or time scale in archaeology.

Humanities

Accounting Forum

Non-financial Reporting Regulation: Role, Process and Consequences

This special issue aims to illuminate the role, process and consequences of NFR regulation in a developed or developing country.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Big Earth Data

Remotely Sensed Big Data for Ocean and Polar Regions

This SI aims to highlight the recent progress that has been made in the application of remotely sensed big data to studies of the oceans and polar regions.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & Sustainability

Coastal Engineering Journal

Coastal Hazards and Risks due to Tropical Cyclones

This special issue examines the coastal disasters induced by tropical cyclones through detailed analysis and investigations of recent events.

Engineering & Technology

Cogent Environmental Science

Impacts of COVID-19 and lockdowns on the natural environment

This special issue aims to bring together current research on the wide ranging impacts, both positive and negative, of COVID-19 on the natural environment.

Engineering & Technology

IISE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors

Ergonomics and Human Factors Practitioner Case Studies

For ergonomics and human factors practitioners, this SI is an opportunity to share your best practices and lessons learned through publishing a case study.

Engineering & Technology

Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties

Special issue on Covid-19

Social science research to understand and solve the COVID-19 pandemic. Political science is no exception – this special issue explores how.

Politics & International Relations

Military Psychology

Measurement of Psychological Constructs in Military Populations and Settings

Properties of measures of psychological constructs of relevance for understanding varied psychological phenomena involving military populations.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Advertising

Pop-Up Special Section "Advertising and COVID-19"

This special issue examines how brands can survive the pandemic and inspire consumers while helping the world through the COVID-19 crisis.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Globalizations

Education and Socio-environmental Justice in the Pluriverse

Political and cultural project to resist structural socio-environmental injustices and move toward empowering and regenerative futures.

Politics & International Relations

Public Integrity

The New 4 Es: Fostering Engagement, Empathy, Equity, and Ethics in an Era of Uncertainty

This special issue aims to explpre the new 4Es (engagement, empathy, equity, and ethics) in times of growing uncertainty.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Contemporary Social Science

Socioeconomic Shocks, Inequality and Food Systems in the Global South

This Special Issue offers an in-depth understanding of the critical societal consequences of socioeconomic shocks in the Global South.

GeographyPolitics & International RelationsSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Mind, Culture, and Activity

Unpacking ‘Signs of Learning’ in Complex Sociopolitical Environments

Racialized decifict views in education through empirical accounts that embrace the strengths and creativity of learners from nondominant communities

EducationHumanities

Transportmetrica A: Transport Science

Dynamics of Pedestrian Group Behaviors

The aim of this special issue is to explore advancements in understanding and managing problems related to pedestrian group dynamics.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Information Security Journal: A Global Perspective

Security Challenges in AI Applications in IoT

This special issue aims to explore research on security challenges in AI applications in Internet of Things (IoT) and related areas.

Computer ScienceEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

The Journal of Social Psychology

Empathy: New Critiques, Insights, and Methods to Advance Research on an Important but Problematic Concept

This special issues aims to advance insight into the complex array of phenomena that are called "empathy," via innovations in theory and empirical research.

Behavioral Sciences

Translation Studies

Translation and Performance Cultures: Agents and Networks

Particular contexts, material conditions, and individuals that have enabled authors, texts, and performance traditions to travel through translation.

Language & Literature

Journal of Dance Education

4E Cognition in Dance Education

It is easy to describe how dancing reflects thinking. This issue offers a chance to better describe how dancing is thinking.

ArtsEducation

Javnost - The Public

Reclaiming the Public Sphere in a Global Health Crisis

This special issue aims to collect contributions that discuss public sphere dynamics and functioning in a situation of societal lockdown.

Communication StudiesHumanitiesPolitics & International Relations

Women's Writing

Women Writers and the Creative Arts in Britain, 1660-1832

This special issue explores the relationship between literature examining the vital and particular force of women in the creative sphere.

Language & Literature

Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing

Transformational Solutions for Healthy Sustainable Travel Tomorrow

This special issue calls for papers that can offer transformative solutions, moving forward, by rethinking and redeveloping tourism for the new normal.

Sports and LeisureTourism, Hospitality and Events

Qualitative Research in Psychology

Epistemological and political entanglements in Narrative Production methodology

Narrative production research that is concerned with how psychology can bring about social change in the form of emancipation and social justice.

Behavioral Sciences

Housing Policy Debate

Keeping American Housed: Research on Homelessness Prevention and Diversion

Submit brief abstracts to the Journal by October 1 for inclusion in special issue on housing stability with a focus on homelessness and eviction prevention.

Built Environment

Cogent Environmental Science

Production and Application of Biochar to Underpin Select Sustainable Development Goals

This special issue from Cogent aims to explore the production and application of biochar to underpin sustainable development goals.

Environment & Agriculture

Food and Foodways

Reflections on Food and the Pandemic

This special issue aims to publish short "Reflections" on food and the pandemic such as exploring food chains, cooking at home, and more.

Environment & AgricultureFood Science & TechnologySocial Sciences

International Journal of Green Energy

Recent Progress in Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell

This special issue from International Journal of Green Energy is devoted to recent progress in the development of PEM fuel cell.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Business History

Exploring Business History of the Middle East and North Africa Region

The MENA region is an area that needs attention when it comes to scholarship pertaining to its business history. This special issue aims to fill this gap.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Labour & Industry: a journal of the social and economic relations of work

Work and Employment: COVID-19 and Beyond

This SI aims to analyse the issues and policy responses to address the social, organisational and institutional aspects of work for the post COVID-19 world.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Agriculture

Journal of Contemporary East Asia Studies

Policy Related Environmental Disaster and the Socio-Cultural Impacts in Mongolia

This SI aims to explore Mongolia's pastoral economy and contemporary government policy in context of the drastic changes over the last quarter of a century.

Area StudiesHumanitiesPolitics & International Relations

Journalism Studies

Reconsidering Innovation: Situating and Evaluating Change in Journalism

This special issue considers how to conceptualize and situate innovation within an increasingly complex news environment.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Journal of Family Communication

Family Communication in the COVID-19 Pandemic

This special issue aims to highlight the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on family communication as well as on teaching, research, and practice.

Behavioral SciencesCommunication StudiesCOVID-19Social Sciences

Global Public Health

(Re)imagining Research, Activism, and Rights at the Intersections of Sexuality, Health, and Social Justice

This special issue seeks to bring scholars, activists, allies, and artists together to (re)imagine research and activism in sexuality, health & rights.

Behavioral SciencesGeographyHealth and Social CareSocial Sciences

Journal of Sustainable Tourism

The Economics of Sustainable Tourism

This special issue from Journal of Sustainable Tourism aims to explore novel perspectives which investigate economic issues.

Built EnvironmentEnvironment & SustainabilityTourism, Hospitality and Events

Chinese Journal of Communication

Confronting Covid-19: Constructing and Contesting Legitimacy through the Media in Chinese Contexts

This special issue aims to explore the role of the media in legitimacy issues that social actors and institutions face over their responses to COVID-19.

Area StudiesCommunication StudiesCOVID-19Humanities

Security Studies

Race and Security

A call for both individual papers and special issue/forum proposals at the intersection of race and security.

Politics & International Relations

Journal of Constructivist Psychology

Constructing Identity and Meaning through Narrative

This special issue aims to highlight what we have learned about the psychology of narratives since the “narrative turn” that occurred several decades ago.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism

Re-purposing Tourism: Engaging our Radical in Tourism Education

This special issue aims to radically challenge, debate, restart, revision, and repurpose the operation of tourism and how we teach tourism.

EducationSports and LeisureTourism, Hospitality and Events

Educational Research and Evaluation

A Call for Replication Studies in Education

This Special Issue from Educational Research and Evaluation provides an outlet for the publication of replication studies and/or methodological pieces.

Education

The Translator

Translating Hazards

investigating the relationships between risk perception and communication of hazards in superdiverse and linguistically complex societies.

Communication StudiesLanguage & Literature

Cogent Environmental Science

Sustainable Plastic Waste Management to Mitigate Marine Plastic Pollution

This special issue aims to explore recent development in plastic waste management and scientific understanding of marine plastic pollution.

Environment & Agriculture

Research in Dance Education

Dance, Health and Wellbeing

enhancing the practice of education, training and performance of dance artists for health, well-being and longevity in the profession.

ArtsEducation

Architectural Theory Review

Timber Constructed: Towards an Alternative Material History

timber architecture as simultaneously cultural artefact, material commodity, environmental resource, and structural element.

Built Environment

Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence and Sustainable Development in the Post Pandemic World

The SI explore the new possibility of AI based advanced computational technology for the sustainable development of post pandemic world.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceCOVID-19Engineering & Technology

Mortality

Pandemics

How do pandemics challenge and broaden understandings of how societies deal with dying, death, the dead, and bereavement and commemoration?

Behavioral SciencesCOVID-19Health and Social CareSocial Sciences

World Archaeology

Inhabiting Tropical Worlds

This issue aims to explore the intersections of domestic lives and land use histories in tropical environments with reference social complexity.

Humanities

Communication Studies

Understanding Each Other when Communicating in Emerging Technology Mediated Environments

This SI aims to showcase papers, studies, and projects that examine the ways in which mediated communication affects how understanding is achieved.

Communication Studies

Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk

Positioning, Remote Sensing and Data Analysis Tools in Geomatics Applications

This special issue aims to explore geomatics tools, such as geospatial information, positioning and navigation, remote sensing, mapping systems, and drones.

Engineering & TechnologyGeography

Small Wars & Insurgencies

Global Counterinsurgency and the Police-Military Continuum

In this issue, we ask how police have been ideologically inspired, tactically reoriented, and technologically retrofitted by counterinsurgency campaigns.

Politics & International Relations

European Journal of Cultural and Political Sociology

The Environmental Crisis: Culture, Power and the Possibility of Change

This special issue seeks analyses that take specific account of cultural and political features of social behaviour and its effects.

Social Sciences

Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research

Online Education

This special issue from Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research is dedicated to the analysis of the evolution of online education.

COVID-19Information Science

International Journal of Green Energy

Recent progress in multi-generation systems

multi-generation technologies based on traditional and renewable prime movers for improving energy efficiency and economic and environmental benefits.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Journal of Foodservice Business Research

Special Issue: Toxic Restaurant Culture

industry in which harassment, bullying and substance abuse are rampant. These papers will explore the topic of toxic restaurant culture.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Agriculture

Journal of Strategic Marketing

Data Driven Marketing Strategies

Please share your research which provides insights into the data driven practices to derive effective solutions to business problems and decision-making.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Fat Studies

Weight as a Social Identity: Theoretical and Empirical Advances

theoretical and empirical approaches to social identity, particularly given that this identity is frequently overlooked or viewed as inherently negative.

Social Sciences

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Financial Innovation under COVID-19: Lessons Learned & Solutions

This special issue aims to explore the role of technology and innovation in providing solutions to challenges posed by COVID-19.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Comparative American Studies An International Journal

Cultures of Protest in American Music

This special issue seeks scholarship exploring music as a resistant, countercultural, or revolutionary medium in American cultural history.

Area Studies

Planning Perspectives

Epidemics, Planning and the City

This special issue turns to the past to explore how the challenge of infectious diseases in other times has been constructed in the context of planning.

Built EnvironmentEnvironment & SustainabilityGeographyHumanitiesUrban Studies

Global Food History

Global Food History Prize for an Emerging Food Historian

Announcing the inaugural Global Food History Prize for an Emerging Food Historian, with publication in the journal, pending successful reviews and revisions, and $100 in cash.

Humanities

Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects

Impact of COVID-19 on Energy Sources, Environment and Resources

This special issue from 2019 Impact Factor1.184Energy Sources, Part A aims to explore the impacts of COVID-19 and its effects on Environment and Energy.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Body, Movement and Dance in Psychotherapy

Embodied psychotherapies in the digital age

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted particular issues for our community and vision for the future for embodied psychotherapies in the digital age.

ArtsBehavioral Sciences

Fat Studies

Fatness and Food Justice: Revisioning Pasts, Presents, and Futures

This issue will focus on fat and food justice in the past, present, and future to ask how fat/ness pushes boundaries in the thinking and movement(s).

Social Sciences

Fat Studies

Jews, Race and Fatness

This special issue will address the concept of Jews, Race and Fatness focusing on gender and sexuality and using historical, ethnographic and auto-ethnographic approaches.

Social Sciences

Journal of Lesbian Studies

Lesbian Kinship in Asia

This SI focuses on research that sheds light on how lesbians in Asia negotiate their partnership in relation to their family of origin and kin network.

Behavioral SciencesHumanitiesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied HealthSocial Sciences

Journal of Lesbian Studies

Is Lesbian Identity Obsolete?

Is lesbian identity obsolete? We pose this provocation in order to think through what has changed and what remains the same about lesbian identities.

Behavioral SciencesHumanitiesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied HealthSocial Sciences

Journal of Lesbian Studies

Challenges and Dilemmas in Writing and Publishing about Lesbian Studies

The Journal of Lesbian Studies is devoting a thematic issue to challenges and dilemmas in writing and publishing about lesbian studies.

Behavioral SciencesHumanitiesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied HealthSocial Sciences

Formative Writing Assessment for Change. The use of formative assessment as a mechanism for positively changing students writing at various levels.

The aim of this special issue is to present empirical and theoretical studies on the writing assessment of young children.

Education

Journal of Strategic Marketing

A better way to manage customer experience by using phygital to connect online and offline: A business framework foundation

This special issue addresses consumer experiences in a new environmdng and how does consumer interact with brands in this era.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Pastoral Theology

Special Edition on COVID19 Pandemic and the Global Protest for Racial Justice

This special issue is related to pastoral theological reflections on the COVID-19 global pandemic and the concurrent Black Lives Matter movement.

COVID-19Humanities

School Psychology Review

Theory, Methods, and Practice to Support Equity and Justice in School Psychology

This special issue creates a space for scholarship addressing a broad range of issues relevant to advancing equity and social justice in school psychology.

Behavioral SciencesEducation

School Psychology Review

Addressing Youth Suicide through Prevention, Intervention, and Postvention

This special issue aims to advance science, practice, and policy related to suicide prevention, intervention, and postvention.

Behavioral SciencesEducation

School Psychology Review

Promoting the Development of Black Males: Supporting Social, Behavioral, Emotional, and Academic Success

This SI provides a space for solution and strengths-based research on Black males, focusing on social, behavioral, emotional, academic development.

Behavioral SciencesEducation

School Psychology Review

Reconceptualizing School Psychology for the 21st Century: The Future of School Psychology

Scholarship that considers the next frontier of school psychology in our rapidly changing cultural, social, and political context.

Behavioral SciencesEducation

School Psychology Review

Unlocking the Promise of Multitiered Systems of Support (MTSS) 
for Linguistically Diverse Students

This special issue aims to explore the implementation of MTSS with linguistically diverse students — especially Spanish speaking Latinx students.

Behavioral SciencesEducation

Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment

Growing Gender Lens Investing in Emerging Markets

This specaial issue aims to contribute to the construction of a vibrant and vital corpus of knowledge within gender lens investing.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Small Business Management

Humane Entrepreneurship from Research to Practice

new theory that encompasses three key research domains..The theory presents a new perspective on how to help businesses and humanity.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Constructivist Psychology

Constructions of Race

This special issue from Journal of Constructivist Psychology addresses and examines the constructions of race.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Current Issues & Research in Advertising

Let Me Explain! Unexpected Findings & Unexpected Methods in Advertising Research

This SI seeks to explore new methods used in advertising or why competently-conducted studies tell an unexpected and interesting story.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Small Enterprise Research

Human Capital in Small Enterprises

This SI addresses a gap in research in small enterprises and seeks papers on human capital (HC) and human capital management (HCM) within small firms.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Foodservice Business Research

Food and Beverage Tourism: Management and Marketing Perspectives

This special issue invites research that will enrich the body of knowledge especially in management and marketing paradigms of food and beverage tourism.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Agriculture

Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserve

Library Resource Sharing During and After Pandemic Conditions

Library resource sharing specialists in response to the challenges of sharing information and supporting library users during the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19Information Science

Journal of Community Practice

Beyond Lip Service: Bringing Racial Justice to Black and Brown Communities

Lip service to disparities. It entails deliberate institutional changes led by affected individuals and their communities.

Health and Social Care

Journal of Building Performance Simulation

Simulation of Occupant-Centric Control for Building Operations

To facilitate tuning the parameters of OCCs and evaluate their performance under different scenarios for a wide range of applications.

Built EnvironmentComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Ergonomics

Human Factors and Organisational Design and Management (ODAM)

Organisational Design and Management is concerned with a broad range of human and organisational issues within Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE).

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologySports and Leisure

Advances in Computational Studies of Interfacial Systems

Computational modelling of fluid interfaces, including phaseequilibria, biological interfaces, adsorption, electrochemistry, wetting.

BioscienceComputer ScienceMathematics & StatisticsPhysical Sciences

Global Economic Review

Post-Pandemic Economic Environment: Economics of COVID-19

Economic perspective of East Asia or those addressing global issues in the changing economic environment by the recent COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Tourism Recreation Research

Gastronomic Tourism Experiences and Experiential Marketing

This special issue aims to enrich and update the existing literature on gastronomic tourism experiences and experiential marketing.

Built EnvironmentTourism, Hospitality and Events

Identity

Real-Time Identity Processes

This special issue aims to explore the meaning and function of real-time identity processes and provide insights into mechanisms of identity development.

Behavioral Sciences

Managing Sport and Leisure

Conceptual Special Issue: Innovative Approaches to Advance Knowledge of Sport and Leisure Management

Innovative and critical perspectives on contemporary issues in sport and leisure such as diversity , governance, professional practice & research methods.

Sports and LeisureTourism, Hospitality and Events

International Journal of Early Years Education

Young Children's Language in Context

This special issue invites researchers to consider how language and context are intertwined during the early childhood years.

Education

European Societies

FAST-TRACK SPECIAL ISSUE: European Societies in the Time of the Coronavirus Crisis

This fast track special issue aims to explore the affects of the COVID-19 pandemic on European societies and the (potential) consequesnces.

Social Sciences

Expert Opinion on Drug Metabolism & Toxicology

Alternatives to Animal Models in Toxicology

This special focus issue aims to explore the recent advances in the field of alternatives to animal models in toxicology.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Behaviour & Information Technology

XR in the Era of COVID-19 Pandemic

This special issue aims to explore eXtended Reality (VR/AR/XR) use cases, established and innovative solutions and research in the era of COVID-19 pandemic.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyHumanitiesInformation Science

Journal of Gerontological Social Work

Developing a Social and Economic Justice Agenda for Gerontological Social Work that Reduces Discrimination and Disparities Related to Racial, Ethnic, Immigrant, and Indigenous Status

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Sports Coaching Review

New possibilities: Extending research and practice in sports coaching

Features theories/discussions in the areas of technology, coach/athlete learning and inequities to further knowledge and understanding in sports coaching.

Sports and Leisure

Sports Biomechanics

Sports Biomechanics: Biomechanics of Swimming, Starting and Turning

Particular locomotion modes. This special issue summarises the current state of knowledge related to swimming performance.

Engineering & TechnologySports and Leisure

Sports Biomechanics

Biomechanics of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries in Sports

This special issue discusses the biomechanics of such injuries, with a long-term goal of decreasing its injury rate in sports.

Engineering & TechnologySports and Leisure

Sports Biomechanics

Biomechanics of Sport-related Ankle Sprain Injury and Instability

This special issue from Sports Biomechanics provides comprehensive understanding of the biomechanics knowledge of sport-ralted ankle injuries.

Engineering & TechnologySports and Leisure

Journal of Foodservice Business Research

Food and Beverage Tourism: Management and Marketing Perspectives

This special issue will explore a variety of approaches and methodologies to expand research in food and beverage toursim.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Agriculture

Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Education

The Impact of COVID-19 on Hospitality and Tourism Education

This special issue aims to examine how the COVID-19 changed the way of teaching and learning in hospitality and tourism education.

COVID-19EducationTourism, Hospitality and Events

Visual Cognition

Interactive Cognition

Interactive Cognition is to highlight emerging research exploring how cognitive processes are engaged during reciprocal interactions in groups.

Behavioral Sciences

Educational Philosophy and Theory

Bernard Stiegler and Education: Experiments in Negentropic Knowledge

Education from different countries who are familiar with Bernard Stiegler’s work to explore locality as the primordial condition of negentropy

Education

Journal of Internet Commerce

Progressing Understanding of Online Customer Engagement: Recent Trends and Challenges

This special issue from Journal of Internet Commerce aims to advance theory and generate practical insights pertaining to online customer engagement.

Computer ScienceEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Digital Journalism

Fighting Fakes: News publishers, fact-checkers, platform companies, and policymaking

How journalists, news publishers, platform companies, fact-checking organizations, and governments approach and deal with misinformation.

ArtsCommunication StudiesHumanities

International Journal of Spa and Wellness

Global Health and Wellbeing, Reaching Out to the Most Vulnerable: Intersectionality Matters

Wellbeing using the intersectionality framework and brings together studies that discuss health, wellbeing and quality of life from different disciplines.

Behavioral SciencesTourism, Hospitality and Events

Ecosystem Health and Sustainability

The Nexus Among Air Pollution, Climate Change and Ecosystem Health

This issue aims to explore the effects of air pollution and climate change interactions on ecosystems and ecosystem health under climate change.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Administrative Theory & Praxis

Dismantling White Supremacy in Public Service Institutions and Society

This special issue from Administrative Theory & Praxis examines and investigates racism within public service institutions.

Politics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

Social Work in Health Care

Opioid Crisis Response: Effective Health Care and Innovation

The special issue is intended to provide practitioners, and organizations evidence-informed support for addressing the opioid crisis.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Architectural Theory Review

The Architectural Model as Tool, Medium and Agent of Change

Employment of architectural models is a crucial indication of architecture’s history and the discipline’s capacity for self-reflection

Built Environment

Social Movement Studies

Re-Imagining Democracy 10 Years After 15-M

As the 10th anniversary of the Indignados movement approaches, it is a good time to re-evaluate the movements’ outcomes, impacts and legacy.

HumanitiesPolitics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

Religion, State & Society

Religion and State in Pandemic Times

This special issue will consider intersections between state and religion in pandemic times by focusing on the Covid-19 global pandemic.

Area StudiesHumanitiesPolitics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

Human Resource Development International

Leadership and Learning during the COVID-19 Crisis: Cross-country Perspectives on the Emerging Needs of Human Resources

This SI focuses on the leadership response in different industries to the global crisis of COVID-19 in addressing the needs of the changing workplace.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Review of Education, Pedagogy, and Cultural Studies

Shared World, Shared Struggles: Education and the Intersectionality of Movements

Are there shared struggles? How do we communicate across related but distinct social movements? What is the role of education or schooling in this work?

Education

Journal of Mathematics and the Arts

Journal of Mathematics and the Arts Outstanding Paper Award

Mathematics & Statistics

Regional Studies

Regional Growth Against all Odds: Agency and Structure in Path Development

Critical reflections around the relationship between agency and structure in the context of regional path development in non-core regions.

Built EnvironmentDevelopment StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyPolitics & International RelationsUrban Studies

Occupational Therapy In Health Care

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

This SI aims to enrich our knowledge and the range of effective education resources in occupational health, to advance the treatment of patients with POTS.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

The Temporal-Spatial Context and HRM In Multinational Enterprises

This special issue will explore the impact of time and space on human resource management (HRM) in multinational enterprises (MNEs).

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

IISE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors

Digital Human Modelling in Ergonomics 4.0

Advanced ergonomic tools enabling Industry 4.0. DHM & Digital Twin lend themselves to Ergonomics 4.0 and provide a critical element in Industry 4.0.

Engineering & Technology

Cogent Engineering

II International Congress on Biorefineries and Renewable Energies Supported by ICT - BRESICT 2020

Solutions that address real problems, case studies, etc., in the themes of the event and within the framework of the Sustainable Development Goal

Engineering & Technology

Studying Teacher Education

In Memory of George Floyd

Racism, colonization and other forms of oppression around the world, particularly from racialized/minoritized/marginalized perspectives.

Education

Global Public Health

Politics & Pandemics

The issue aims to highlight the influence of power, capitalism and the importance of inequalities in shaping the course of the COVID-19 and other pandemics.

BioscienceCOVID-19GeographyHealth and Social CareSocial Sciences

Journal of Advertising

Social Media Influencer Advertising

This SI explores how advertisers can derive benefit from influencers, defined as those who create social media content in exchange for compensation.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The Journal of Social Psychology

Time Series Interruption from the Pandemic on Social Psychological Research

This special issue focuses on how the pandemic may have changed ongoing social psychology research and the examined behaviors.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment

International Finance and Sustainability

This issue focuses on aspects of international and sustainable finance in the current scenario and deliberate the strategies accordingly.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journalism Practice

Media Discourses and Representation of Marginalized Communities in Multicultural Societies

This SI aims to examine media discourses around marginalized communities in multicultural societies in various parts of the world from diverse perspectives.

Humanities

The Journal of Adhesion

Additive Manufacturing Applied to Adhesive Bonding

This SI is intended for research works combining additive manufacturing with adhesive bonding, devoted to publication of important research on this subject.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Journal of Homosexuality

Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on LGBTQ+ Health and Well-Being

This SI will explore the impact of the COVID 19 pandemic on the health and wellbeing of the LQBTQ+ community and other sexual/gender minority populations.

Behavioral SciencesCOVID-19HumanitiesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied HealthSocial Sciences

Accounting in Europe

The Future of Corporate Reporting

This special issue from Accounting in Europe aims to address the broad area of narrative reports, both financial and nonfinancial.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Nordic Journal of Studies in Educational Policy

Public Education between Racialization and the Possibilities of Anti-racist Strategy in the Nordic States

This SI aims explores how contemporary and historical processes of racialization and anti-racist strategy play out in education practices in Nordic states.

EducationPolitics & International Relations

Critical Discourse Studies

The Law and Critical Discourse Studies

This special issue aims to analyse legal language in a way that is critical, presenting insights into the ideological nature of the law.

HumanitiesLanguage & Literature

Public Management Review

Public Service Ethics in the “New Normal”

This Special Issue of Public Management Review aims to look broadly at how public service ethics is responding to changing environments.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment

Sustainable Finance for Continued Entrepreneurship Growth in Developing Economies

This special issue invites empirical and theoretical research papers on Sustainable Finance for Continued Entrepreneurship Growth in Developing Economies.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

South Asian Review

Insides-Outsides: Northeast Indian Anglophone Literature

This special issue from South Asian Review aims to theorize the increasingly expanding oeuvre of Northeast Indian Anglophone Literature (NIAL).

Area StudiesLanguage & Literature

South Asian Review

"Writing about Kashmir"

We invite interdisciplinary, scholarly articles that address multiple subjectivities and political, cultural, and socioeconomic life in Kashmir.

Area StudiesLanguage & Literature

Politikon

COVID-19, Politics and International Relations: Hopes and Impediments

Complex interplay of COVID-19, politics, international relations and the relevant social, cultural, political-economic questions.

Area StudiesCOVID-19Politics & International Relations

Separation Science and Technology

Membrane-based Solutions for Global Separation Challenges

This special issue will focus on fundamental and applied research topics on membrane and membrane processes for solving separation global challenges.

Physical Sciences

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management & Employing Service Leavers, Reservists and Veterans

Employment of military Service leavers and Reservists including HRM interventions of employers in facilitating their transition.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Women's Writing

Women’s Writing on Illness and Disease

In light of the current Covid-19 pandemic, it seems timely to consider the ways in which women have written about illness and disease in the past.

Language & Literature

Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing

Le Journal canadien de télédétection – Numéro spécial du symposium

Detection, monitoring and surveillance of northern environmental change by using unmanned, airborne or space-based sensors and platforms.

Earth SciencesGeography

Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing

Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing – Special Symposium Issue Announcement

Detection, monitoring and surveillance of northern environmental change by using unmanned, airborne or space-based sensors and platforms.

Earth SciencesGeography

Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing

Large-scale Machine Learning for Sensor-driven Mapping

This Special Issue will address the detection, monitoring and surveillance of northern environmental change by using sensors and platforms.

Earth SciencesGeography

Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing

L’apprentissage automatique à grande échelle pour la cartographie au moyen de données multi-sources

Ce numéro spécial concerne les applications thématiques des approches d’apprentissage profond pour une variété de problèmes de cartographie.

Earth SciencesGeography

Virtual and Physical Prototyping

3D Printing of Materials and Structures for Functional Applications

New ideas and presenting the latest advances on 3D printing of materials and structures, with a particular emphasis for their functional applications.

Computer ScienceEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability

European Approaches to Intellectual Disability

Contemporary concepts, practices, and services for people with intellectual disabilities would be more usefully viewed through a regional lens.

Health and Social Care

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management & Employing Service Leavers, Reservists and Veterans

This special issue aims to explore HRM implications in relation to the employment of military Service leavers and Reservists.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

International Review of Sociology

What does the Covid-19 Crisis Reveal about Interdisciplinarity in Social Sciences?

This special issue enables the contributions that might cast a new light on a hugely demanding debate, beyond current headlines.

COVID-19Social Sciences

Counselling Psychology Quarterly

Therapeutic Failures in Counselling/Psychotherapy

This special issue from Counselling Psychology Quarterly aims to explore how therapeutic failures occur and how they can be prevented.

Behavioral Sciences

China Journal of Social Work

疫情封锁与社会工作的回应

This SI seeks to consolidate new experience and knowledge in social work at the time of lockdown in Mainland China and other Chinese communities.

Area StudiesHealth and Social Care

China Journal of Social Work

Pandemic Lockdowns and Social Work Response

This SI seeks to consolidate new experience and knowledge in social work at the time of lockdown in Mainland China and other Chinese communities.

Area StudiesHealth and Social Care

Journal of Statistics and Management Systems

Prediction of COVID-19 using data science

Highlighting research that addresses the challenges of prediction of pandemic progression, event detection and modelling approaches using data science.

COVID-19Mathematics & Statistics

Journal of Interdisciplinary Mathematics

Healing from COVID-19 through Technology

This special issue is related to the restoration and healing of mankind form the ill effect of COVID-19 through technology, innovation, and advancement.

COVID-19Mathematics & Statistics

International Journal of Spa and Wellness

From Medical to Wellness: Challenges and Opportunities for Spas

Many traditional spas need to reinvent themselves, as government funding medical to wellness spas and targeting international rather than domestic visitors.

Behavioral SciencesTourism, Hospitality and Events

The Clearing House: A Journal of Educational Strategies, Issues and Ideas

Teaching and Learning the Age of Covid-19: Cognitive Dissonance in a Pandemic

The school community has become nimble in reaching out to students. We want to hear your story of adapting to this change of Covid-19

COVID-19Education

The Chinese Economy

Food and Health Economics: Epidemics, Risk, Behavior and Policy

This special issue addresses global concern on the potential impacts on food supply and consumption, agriculture and trade, and public health.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Structural Engineering International

Special issue on the Dynamics and Aerodynamics of Slender Structures

This special issue addresses dynamics and aerodynamics of slender structures and specific aspects of the design and assessment of such structures.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & Technology

Public Management Review

AI in the public sector

This special issue calls for papers to be submitted that provide evidence of failures and successes in the implementation of AI technologies.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Anatolia

Entrepreneurship and Innovation within Hospitality and Tourism

This special issue seeks high quality papers that will be cited as key contributions to the emerging hospitality entrepreneurship body of knowledge.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustrySocial SciencesSports and LeisureTourism, Hospitality and Events

Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal

Pandemics, Planning and Impact Assessment

This special issue addresses the impact assessment played in order to mitigate the health, socio-economic and long term environmental damages of COVID19.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Sustainability

Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Advancing Knowledge: Women Entrepreneurship in Canada

This special issue aims to advance women’s entrepreneurship in Canada, and how to support women entrepreneurs and identifying where research gaps exist.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Global Food History

Black Markets in World War II (1939-1945)

This special issue presents a comparative approach to black market food practices in belligerent, occupied, and neutral states during the Second World War.

Humanities

Environmental Communication

Environmental debates in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic: Media, communication, and the public

This special issue calls for original research that explores the intersection between environmental discourse, communication, and the public.

Communication StudiesEnvironment & Sustainability

Advanced Robotics

Hyper-Adaptability for Overcoming Body-Brain Dysfunction

This issue will focus on adaptation mechanism used in animals and robots and application of such mechanism for rehabilitation of motor impaired patients.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Annals of GIS

General Principles/Analytical Frameworks in Geography/GIScience

This special issue begins a discussion on the principles in Geography/GIScience to provide a clearer articulation of important geographical principles.

Earth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Occupational Therapy In Health Care

Visual Impairment and Low Vision Rehabilitation

This issue will address the need of occupational therapy practitioners to impact the visual impairments on occupational performance across the lifespan.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Representation

Coronavirus and Representative Democracy

This special issue of Representation examines the aspects between the coronavirus and representative democracy. Share your research.

COVID-19Politics & International Relations

Occupational Therapy In Health Care

Examining the Impact of Our Words

This special issue will address the use and understanding of occupational therapy nomenclature across diverse areas of practice.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Review of Social Economy

Political Economies of Deprivation

This special issue from Review of Social Economy will explore the political, social, and economic consequences of deprivation and inequality.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHealth and Social CarePolitics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

Asian Journal of Communication

Biology and Technology: Guarding, Nurturing, and Governing Life

This special issue welcomes theoretically informed papers and empirical studies that draw on developments in digital communication technologies in Asia.

Area StudiesCommunication StudiesHumanities

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

The Self after Brain Injury

This special issue will bring together inter-disciplinary perspectives to research, progress knowledge, and inform innovations in clinical practice.

Behavioral SciencesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Asia Pacific Business Review

The Role of Leadership in Human Resource Management: Perspectives and Evidence from Asia Pacific

This special issue addresses organizational hierarchies in promoting effective human resource management (HRM) in the broadly-defined Asia Pacific region.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Asia Pacific Journal of Education

Responsive Education in Times of Crisis

This special issue welcomes high quality submissions that contribute to a global discussion around the relationships between crisis and education.

Education

Contemporary Social Science

The prism of Brazil: Informal Practices in Politics and Society

This special issue responds to an urgent need to analyse the practices of informality in Brazil, focusing on economic and political relationships.

GeographyPolitics & International RelationsSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Current Issues in Tourism

Museums, Art Galleries and Digital Innovation Challenges: Emerging Issues and Amazing Alchemies for the Future Research

This special issue seeks to analyze the impact of emergent technologies on both the enhancement of visitor experience in museums and art galleries.

Built EnvironmentTourism, Hospitality and Events

Learning, Media and Technology

Feminist Perspectives on Learning, Media and Educational Technology

Exploration of how a legacy of feminist scholarship and activism might be deployed to interrogate the power of current educational technologies.

Education

Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy

Mechanisms and mediators of addiction recovery

This issue will look addiction recovery and into mediators and mechanisms of behaviour change, like treatment and mutual aid.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

New HRM Models for Supporting Managing Emotional Labour During Emergencies

The special issue call aims to explore new HRM models that conceptualise emotions and emotional regulation within the wellbeing.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Lit: Literature Interpretation Theory

Emerging Trends in Twenty-First-Century Horror

This special issue from Lit aims to examine emerging trends in horror, identifying broad tendencies in subject matter, content, style and form.

Language & Literature

Cyber-Physical Systems

Smart Clothing for Assistive and Preventive Care

This special issue focuses on the promotion of the use of smart clothing in healthcare. Share your research with CyberPhysical Systems.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Journal of Applied Statistics

Call for Papers: Statistical Perspectives on Analytics for COVID-19 Data

This special issue welcomes applied papers concerning COVID-19 data analytics. Share your research with the Journal of Applied Statistics.

Mathematics & Statistics

New Zealand Economic Papers

COVID-19: Economic Implications for New Zealand and the Pacific

This Special Issue from New Zealand Economic Papers will be devoted to the economic implications of COVID-19 for New Zealand and the Pacific.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management in Times of Crisis

The special issue will examine the HR strategies adopted by organizations in times of crisis and how employees respond to such strategies.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

Language in International Human Resource Management: Current Research and Future Directions

This special issue aims to advance theory and understanding on the role of language for different areas of international HRM.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Psychosocial Oncology

Coronavirus and Psychosocial Cancer Care

This special issue focuses on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on those affected by cancer and the healthcare providers who work with them.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Journal of Foodservice Business Research

The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic and the Foodservice Industries

This special issue addresses the impact of COVID-19 on the foodservice industry during 2020 and beyond. Share your research.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Agriculture

Journal of the International Council for Small Business

Sustainable Entrepreneurship

This SI aims to document cases of sustainable entrepreneurship across the world and to accelerate knowledge about what works and could be amplified.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Sustainable Tourism

Local, Regional, Domestic: Re/scaling Tourism Mobilities

This Special Issue investigates the shifting scales of focus for tourism, from global (international) tourists, to local (domestic) tourists.

Built EnvironmentEnvironment & SustainabilityTourism, Hospitality and Events

Brontë Studies

The Brontës: Sickness, Contagion, Isolation

As we negotiate sickness, infection, contagion, and isolation in response to Covid-19, we invite you to reappraise these themes in the lives and works of the Brontës.

Behaviour & Information Technology

Social Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic

This special issue is in response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and impacts from the social media perspective, which calls in urgent research demands for mitigating the destructive social effects.

Teachers and Teaching

The Drive for Equity and Quality in the Time of Covid-19: Considerations and Implications for Teachers and Teaching

The SI is devoted to exploring the implications of the Covid-19 pandemic for the work and lives teachers and the practice of teaching and learning.

Construction Management and Economics

Transforming Construction: The multi-scale challenges of changing and innovating in construction

This SI re-examines the theoretical foundations and methodologies of construction research to advance our understanding of the built environment.

Journal of the Operational Research Society

Operational Research in times of crisis: Experiences with COVID-19

Since its inception, OR has been used in times of crisis to help make better, evidence-based decisions. This special issue aims to again show how OR can, and has, helped during the current pandemic.

Cyber-Physical Systems

Cyber-Physical Systems in Pandemic Monitoring and Management

This special issue from Cyber-Physical Systems addresses the timely theme of tackling challenges associated with managing infectious diseases.

Speech, Language and Hearing

In a new world of research, what do we already know? Systematic and scoping reviews in Speech, Language and Hearing

We are calling for systematic reviews and scoping reviews in speech, language and hearing that have students as first authors.

Middle School Journal

Innovative and Just use of Technology in the Middle Grades

This special issue explores how Covid-19 is creating value in technology-based teaching and learning, magnifying its inequities.

Connection Science

Smart Cities: Software Services and Cyber Infrastructure

This special issue mainly focuses on software services and cyber infrastructure of smart cities, addressing both original algorithmic development and new applications.

Asia Pacific Journal of Education

Responsive Education in Times of Crisis

This Special Issue welcomes high quality submissions that contribute to a global discussion around the relationships between crisis and education.

International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence

Double Agents & Moles

A focus on the role and performance of double agents and moles and sociological motivations and entanglements of the sector of intelligence.

Structural Engineering International

Bridge Conceptual and Aesthetic Design

This special issue aims to promote and improve the bridge conceptual and aesthetic design philosophy, methods and criteria.

Regional Studies

The Tidal Movements of Spatial Labour Markets: Perturbation and Resilience

This special issue invites new perspectives on the causes and effects of perturbations on regional and urban labour markets.

Journal of the Indian Ocean Region

Coping with Challenges: Small States and India-China Rivalry in the Northern Indian Ocean Region

This SI will examine how states in the Northern Indian Ocean Region are responding to both the challenges and the opportunities the Sino-Indian rivalry.

Business History

Minorities and Grain Trade in Early Modern Europe

This special issue aims present and discuss recent and innovative research on "minority" enterprises involved in grain trade in early modern Europe.

Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration

Using Experimental Research to Advance Public Administration and Public Policy in the Asia-Pacific Region

This special issue welcomes papers in public administration and public policy which explore experimental research and development of new knowledge about phenomena unique to the Asia-Pacific region.

Accounting History Review

Accounting [in] History: Accounting History Review Annual Conference 2021

This conference will build on the success of our 2019 conference to explore accounting in history – the examination of multi-faceted social and institutional contexts through an accounting lens.

Journal of International Consumer Marketing

Marketing Effectively to the Bottom of the Pyramid

This Special Issue will publish papers that explore consumer marketing for the BOP, focusing on innovation, distribution, promotion, undertaken by MNCs.

Arab Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

COVID-19 Research and Analysis

This special issue aims to explore COVID-19 research to design strategies to reduce the number of casualties and minimizing the huge economic losses.

Behaviour & Information Technology

Human-Computer Interaction for Intelligent Transportation Systems

Human-computer interaction plays a key role in supporting decision-making processes. Contribute to this SI from Behaviour & Information Technology.

Arab Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

Determinants and countermeasures to fatigue in health and neuromuscular disease

This special issue highlights emerging research on the physiology of fatigue and on the cornerstones of its management and prevention in health and neuromuscular diseases.

Journal of International Consumer Marketing

The Use of Foreign Language in Consumer Marketing

This Special Issue will publish papers that explore the use of foreign language in advertising, branding, labeling, or other consumer marketing decisions.

Cogent Environmental Science

Climate Change Stewardship

This special issue addresses how climate change can be managed through a multidisciplinary approach from a broad range of disciplines.

Journal of Promotion Management

Promotion and Branding from the lens of Gamification in Challenging Times

This special issue focuses on interaction techniques such as gamification as a marketing strategy to promote products and services to attract customers.

The Chinese Economy

Special Issue on Health and Healthcare in China

This is a special issue on health and healthcare sector of the Chinese economy. Topics of interests include economics, management, and finance issues related to health and healthcare sectors in China.

Health Care for Women International

Women’s health in the era of COVID-19

This special issue explores issues of women health’s in the in the era of COVID-19 in fields of public health, epidemiology, social science and care policy.

Journal of Global Sport Management

“The Impact of Global Economic Downturn on Sport Management” under the Crisis of COVID-19

This special issue is dedicated to the impact of global economic downturn on sports management under the crisis of COVID-19.

Journal of Global Sport Management

Legal System, Regulatory Dynamics, and Governance in Sport

This special issue focuses on legal environments, compliance rules/policies, and other regulatory dynamics for the key determinants for governance in sport.

Public Management Review

Public service resilience post COVID19

This call is issued in a context of worldwide uncertainty and enormous organisational and policy challenges raised by COVID19 crisis.

Ethnicity & Health

COVID-19

This special issue from Ethnicity & Health explores the impact and health implications of COVID-19 among diverse race and ethnic populations.

Internet Histories

Dead and Dying Platforms: The Poetics, Politics, and Perils of Internet History

This special issue explores “platform deaths” to understand how digital communities grapple with absence,invisibility, and disappearance.

Journal of European CME

Outcomes in CME/CPD

This special issue from Journal of European CME explores the results of outcome studies to help practitioners in CME, CPD, CEHP, and IPCE design learning.

Environmental Pollutants and Bioavailability

IOT for Healthcare Waste Management

This special issue addresses various Internet of Things (IoT) based Waste Management concepts which can be adopted in the healthcare industry.

International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice

Crime Prevention in Ibero-America

This special issue contributes to the global criminal justice communities by sharing empirical research on crime prevention in Ibero-America.

Corrections

Corrections-Based Responses to COVID-19

This special issue from Corrections explores corrections-based responses to COVID-19, inviting qualitative, quantitative, and mixed-method approaches.

Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology

Fukushima Dai-ichi : Toward Environmental Restoration and Decommissioning of Damaged NPP 2021

Special Issue from Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology exploring the environmental restoration and decommissioning of the damaged NPP in 2021.

Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration

Government capacity, quality, and governance outcomes in the Asia Pacific region

This special issue explores studies of government capacity. quality, and broader governance outcomes in and beyond Asia and the Pacific.

Indian Chemical Engineer

COVID19 Indian Chemical Engineer

Indian Chemical Engineer announces a COVID-19 Special Issue to be published by the end of June, 2020 to address issues concerning to the pandemic.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

International Review of Applied Economics

Transitioning from the Covid-19 crisis towards a sustainable future

Transitioning from the Covid-19 crisis, for a socially and environmentally sustainable future: how can governments, companies and other organisations, and individuals, bring about the necessary change.

Cognition and Instruction

Teacher-Researcher Collaborations as Contexts for Learning

This special issue invites research that focuses on the professional learning that happens for teachers and/or researchers when they collaborate on designing learning environments.

Journal of Building Performance Simulation

The CityLearn Challenge — Multi-agent reinforcement learning for community-scale energy management

Special issue exploring how reinforcement learning algorithms for adaptive control can be used in a portfolio of buildings, achieving multiple objectives.

Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja

Probabilistic preference theory and applications in finance, economic and management research

This special issue intends to further explore an emerging uncertain description tool within the research of finance, economy, and management.

Journal of Responsible Innovation

Special Issue: RRI Futures - Learning from a decade of Responsible Research and Innovation

What can be learned from roughly a decade of interest in (RRI) and how should such learning inform agendas and imaginations for the next ten years?

Journal of Forest Research

Forests in Ryukyu Archipelago

The aim of this Special Feature is to accumulate and disseminate biological knowledge about the current status of forest ecosystem in Ryukyu Archipelago.

Culture, Theory and Critique

Viral Logics and Cytopathic Effects

A special issue asking how the COVID-19 pandemic requires a reconfiguration of our modes of critical inquiry to better understand the present moment.

British Journal of Guidance & Counselling

Living with loss: bereavement, grief, loneliness, and resilience

This issue focuses on practical and theoretical research on counselling or guidance as it relates to bereavement, grief, loneliness and resilience.

Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Special Issue on COVID-19: Social Distancing and Human Behavior

This special issue is anticipated to provide knowledge on the impact of social distancing on human behavior in the social environments.

The Journal of General Psychology

The Psychological Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic

This Special Issue aims to showcase innovative research that has been conducted in the earliest phases of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Experimental Mathematics

Special Issue on Interactive Theorem Proving in Mathematics Research

This Special Issue intends to highlight recent progress on formalizing modern mathematics in Interactive Theorem Proving systems.

Life Writing

Autofiction and Humour

This special issue explores the as yet rarely addressed humorous dimension of autofictional writing of humour in autofictional literature.

Clinical Gerontologist

Creative Mental Health Care and Adaptive Coping: Supporting Older Adults and their Families during a Pandemic

Clinical Gerontologist is announcing a call for papers related to the COVID-19 Pandemic. We aim to highlight solutions to geriatric mental health.

Information, Communication & Society

The Politics of Memes

This special issue explores the politics of memes; the use of internet memes to confirm, contest and challenge political power and hierarchies.

Atmosphere-Ocean

Machine-learning Applications in the Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

Machine-learning in the atmospheric and oceanic sciences is undergoing a rapid paradigm shift driven by large data advancements.

Culture, Health & Sexuality

Viral Times - Re-thinking COVID-19 and HIV

This special issue invites papers considering similarities and differences between HIV and COVID-19, including media, health and culture responses.

Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Inclusion financière, entrepreneuriat inclusif et modèles alternatifs de financement

Ce numéro spécial recueille des travaux qui examinent les liens entre l'inclusion financière ou les modèles alternatifs de financement et différents aspects de l’activité entrepreneuriale.

Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Asian Business Innovation and Research

This Special Issue aims at broadening discussions and find empirical evidences on the continuous improvements of business and sustainable entrepreneurship

Journal of Jewish Education

Longitudinal Research in Jewish Education

Special issue exploring the role of longitudinal studies in Jewish educational research, including quantitative, qualitative and mixed method contributions.

Health Communication

Public Health Communication in an Age of COVID-19

Special Health Communication issue on COVID-19-related public health communication, particularly public health message design and campaigns.

Review of Education, Pedagogy, and Cultural Studies

Lessons from Sexual Violence in Mass Atrocity Crimes: Toward Preventive Pedagogies in History Education

We invite papers that explore the pedagogical approaches toward the topic of sexual violence used in mass atrocities in history education.

Journal of Advertising

Mobile Technology and Advertising

This special section seeks submissions that expand the body of knowledge by more fully accounting for complexities of the mobile advertising landscape.

Curriculum Inquiry

Education and Ecological Precarity: Pedagogical, Curricular & Conceptual Provocations

This Special Issue fouses on critical attention to the places and spaces where the impacts of ecological precarity are disproportionately distributed.

International Review of Applied Economics

The Political Economy of Covid-19

Covid-19 spread rapidly; we invite contributions from economists, exploring the causes, effects and opportunities presented.

Policing and Society

The Policing and Public Health Interface: Critical Issues from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Policing and Society invites contributions that advance our understanding between law enforcement and public health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Journal of Sustainable Tourism

Digitalization and Sustainability in the Tourism and Hospitality Sectors

This special issue studies how the digitalization of tourism and hospitality can have positive and negative effects towards sustainable development.

British Journal of Sociology of Education

The Academic Precariat: Understanding Life and Labour in the Neoliberal Academy

A focal point for theories, concepts, and experiences of precarity and casualisation in the academy and how these relate to neoliberalism etc.

Small Enterprise Research

Small Enterprises and the Silver Economy

This special issue explores the value and opportunities of the growing Silver Economy from a small enterprise perspective.

Connection Science

Advanced Machine Learning and Optimization Theories and Algorithms for Heterogeneous Data Analytics

This special issue is to seek the latest research that shows the most recently advanced methods in optimization and machine learning.

International Journal of Public Administration

Special Issue Symposium on Leading and Managing Responses to Pandemics

This special issue welcomes research on public administration responses and to the COVID-19 pandemic, including topics such as crisis management.

Social Work in Public Health

Social Work's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

This issue provides insight into the intersection of social injustice that have recently begun to receive national attention as a result of the pandemic.

Social and Environmental Accountability Journal

Accounting and Climate Finance: Engaging with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

This special issue calls on social and environmental accounting (SEA) scholars to engage with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section B — Soil & Plant Science

Envisage Computer Modelling and Statistics for Agriculture

This special issue invites contributions that explore the challenges in agriculture with advanced computational intelligence and statistics methodologies.

Journal of Asian Public Policy

Sustaining Asia’s development amid COVID-19 pandemic: crisis responses and policy options

This special issue aims to bring together rigorous analyses of crisis responses among Asian countries amid global crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cogent Business & Management

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM IN INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT: Solutions during and after the global pandemic crisis

This special issue aims to address global sustainable development in tourism during and after the global pandemic crisis.

Teaching in Higher Education

Possibilities and complexities of decolonising higher education: Critical perspectives on praxis

Share your research that details the design, implementation, outcomes, short-comings and limitations of planned policies and practices in higher education.

Technometrics

Industry 4.0

The special issue welcomes submissions involving Industry 4.0 application domains that fit within the broad scope of Technometrics.

Social Work in Health Care

Social Work Practice in the Era of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Challenges and Innovations

This special issue aims to explore the powerful influence of social determinants of health underscored by COVID-19, addressing needs within healthcare.

Journalism Practice

Journalism, climate change, and reporting synergistic effects of the Anthropocene

This special issue looks at the complexities of communicating climate change, scientific data, and how related journalism is complicated.

Popular Music and Society

Jazz Diasporas

This special issue is about how jazz has circulated beyond its accepted sites of origin.

Women's Writing

Early Modern Textual Misogynies

This issue examines textual misogyny in the early modern period, i.e. androcentric discourses not openly hostile to women.

European Sport Management Quarterly

Sport and COVID-19: Impacts and challenges for the future

This special issue explores the impacts of, and future challenges facing, sport across all settings arising from COVID-19.

Digital Journalism

Covering Corona: News in times of the pandemic crisis

This issue aims to deepen our understanding of information flows in the Corona crisis, publishing recent work on public information systems in the pandemic.

Journal of Nonparametric Statistics

Data Science for COVID-19

This special issue will gather together the efforts of experts on statistical models and data analysis to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

The International Journal of the History of Sport

Netball Narratives: Local, National and Global Histories

This special issue explores the history of netball around the globe by means of papers that examine the development of the sport.

Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects

Nanofluid Applications in Energy Engineering

This special issue aims to bring together the latest research findings on heat transfer by nanofluids with a strong emphasis on energy related problems.

Marketing Education Review

The Impact of Covid 19 on Marketing Education

This special issue addresses many of the issues that Covid 19 creates for students, professors, departments, professional associations, and universities.

Journal of Applied Statistics

Statistical Approaches for Big Data and Machine Learning

This special issue addresses recent advances and challenges in applied statistics for predictions on the COVID-19 outbreak.

Sports Coaching Review

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) in Sport Coach Education Call for Papers

This special issue aims to explore the teaching and learning experiences of coach developers, students, or coaches across systems and universities.

International Review of Law, Computers & Technology

IP, Technology and Policy Interventions in India: Creating a roadmap for the digital economy

This special issue focusing on India will try to map and capture developments at the intersection of policy, regulatory, legal, and a technological level.

Journal of Simulation

Modeling and Simulation in the Cloud Computing era

The aim of this special issue is to provide a comprehensive guide on current ideas and results in modeling and simulation for Cloud computing and vice versa

Journal of Curriculum and Pedagogy

More than/ Other than/ Nothing but Human: Pop Culture and Curriculum, Assemble!

First special issue to engage in the specific connections between the pop culture productions of the more than/other than/nothing but human.

European Journal of English Studies

Victorian Materialisms

This special issue explores a broad array of Victorian materialities and trace continuities and intersections between Victorian and new materialisms.

European Journal of English Studies

Going Viral: Chronotopes of Disaster in Film and Visual Media

Understanding virus as a complex system and addressing the need to explore its mechanisms in the language of visual media.

European Journal of English Studies

Patriarchal backlashes to feminism in times of crisis

This special issue asks what has happened in Europe between the publication of Faludi’s book and the present in terms of backlash.

Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development

Creativity, perseverance and resilience in the face of the pandemic – The social work response

The special issue explores the social work efforts in multiple fronts of the Asia Pacific region supporting communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Administrative Theory & Praxis

Beyond Administrative Sovereignty: Rethinking Directionalities and Objects in Administration and Policy

This call seeks conceptual or theory-driven empirical scholarship that questions the assumed ‘administrative sovereignty’ of public administration.

Early Child Development and Care

Enhancing language and articulation skills and promoting resilience and adaptability in the early years of people’s lives

This Call for Manuscripts concerns enhancing children’s language ability and increasing children’s adaptability early in their lives.

Public Money & Management

Public value for all? Considering the parameters of public value co-creation

This PMM theme will be exploring the parameters of public value co-creation, examining the inclusion of service user voices in public services.

Journal of Interprofessional Care

COVID19 - Interprofessional Considerations

The impact of COVID19 on healthcare services worldwide has been unprecedented. Interprofessionality in practice has never been more important.

Journal of Contemporary East Asia Studies

ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and East Asia in the Changing World Economy

This special issue assesses the role of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in East Asia's regional economic development during a time of severe challenges.

Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Regional, Rural and Remote Service Access and Delivery

This issue will focus on the broad range of issues associated with ensuring people with intellectual disabilities accessing quality support services.

Memory

Memory Online: Remembering in the Age of the Internet and Social Media

This special issue of Memory aims at bringing together a collection studies exploring the impact of the Internet and social media on memory.

Journal of Poverty

Land and Cultural Dispossession and Resistance: Afrodescendent and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas (English)/ Desarraigo territorial y cultural de los pueblos afrodescendientes e indígenas en las Américas (Espanol)

This special double  issue of the Journal of Poverty focuses on documenting the 21st century consequences of the coloniality of power.

Business History

Entrepreneurship and Transformations

This SI explores the links between entrepreneurship and transformations, building on the dialogue between historians and entrepreneurship scholars.

International Journal of Developmental Disabilities

Mental health in people with developmental disabilities

Call for submission of manuscripts on Intellectual Disability, Autism spectrum disorder or other developmental disability and mental health issues.

Sociological Spectrum

COVID-19 and Health Inequalities: Lessons for Pandemic Disasters Yet to Come

This special issue explores pandemic disasters and the structural forces that prevent us from rebuilding communities, preparing us for the next disaster.

International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media

Digital Annotation and the Understanding of Bodily Practices

This issue aims to reflect on the implications of digital video annotation for the critical comprehension of bodily practices, not only in performance arts.

Journal of Marketing Management

Children and young people: Opportunities and tensions for sustainability marketing

This special issue aims to explore and push the research agenda surrounding children and young consumers within sustainability marketing.

Journal of Marketing Management

Understanding the effects of social distancing on consumer and business practices during a pandemic: marketing and management implications

This Special Issue seeks to expand research in literature to understand the effects of social and physical distancing during a pandemic.

Journal of Location Based Services

Contact-Tracing, Apps and location-based data for the COVID-19 Pandemic

This Special Issue aims to provide a contemporary picture on recent research activities related to LBS in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

ArtsComputer ScienceCOVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyHumanitiesInformation ScienceUrban Studies

Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism

Navigating the divide: Cooperation between academia and national security practitioners

In the special edition of Navigating the divide, we welcome contributions from both academics and security practitioners.

Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life & Palliative Care

Palliative Social Work Practice during Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Share how palliative social work practice adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic due to guidelines and restrictions put in place by health systems and society.

Special Issue for the Impact of COVID-19 on TNCs and FDI in Global Business and Economy

Along with the other renown partners, this special issue calls for papers on the Impact of COVID-19 on TNCs and FDI in Global Business and Economy.

Prose Studies

Orientation and Recognition in Contemporary Illness Narratives

We invite submissions to this special issue that explore the critical possibilities of Phenomenology for illness narratives.

Journal of Advertising

Religion, Spirituality and Advertising

The Special Section 'Religion, Spirituality and Advertising' aims explore a gap with intentions to stimulate interdisciplinary research.

Cyber-Physical Systems

Cyber-Physical Systems in Intelligent Connected Vehicles

This Special Issue, Cyber-Physical Systems in Intelligent Connected Vehicles, explores new research and development technologies.

Journal of Management, Spirituality & Religion

An integrative approach to covid-19 crisis: Learnings from indigenous knowledge systems

This special issue aims to explore empirical analyses of Indigenous knowledge systems for coping and managing COVID-19 and strategies for Post-COVID-19.

Basic and Applied Social Psychology

Consumer Psychology and Pandemics

Insights from the intersection between social psychology of consumers and pandemics marketplace, where the distance between market actors has increased.

Journal of Architectural Education

Built

A building requires rigor in practice and conception. Is there any room left for the rare and precious artifice that the built may possess?

International Studies in Sociology of Education

Youth Generation and Social Movements in Asia: The Emerging Role of the Education Sector

This special issue aims to investigate the dynamic relationship between the youth generation and social movements within the context of education.

Maritime Policy & Management

Integration and cooperation in international transportation

The issue will carry revised versions of the selected papers presented at The International Conference of the Yangtze River Research and Innovation Belt.

Comprehensive Results in Social Psychology

Social Psychological Contributions to Understanding the Corona Virus Crisis

This special issue on the Corona Virus crisis aims to gather rapid response research that can help to understand social forces related to the pandemic.

The Service Industries Journal

COVID-19 and Service Industries

This special issue explores the rapid outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic is having and the dramatic impact on businesses and industries globally.

Connection Science

Big Data, IoT and Cloud Computing for Smart system

Our special issue will bring high quality research work to enhance our knowledge on Big Data, Internet of Things and Cloud Computing.

Journal of Research on Technology in Education

Engaging Learners in Emergency Transition to Online Learning during COVID-19

This is a special issue calls for proposals from the Journal of Research on Technology in Education, such as how students engage in online learning.

Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk

Remote Sensing for Disaster Monitoring

This special issue aims to highlight recent advances in remote sensing for disaster monitoring and prevention activities.

Tourism Recreation Research

Novel Coronavirus and tourism: coping, recovery, and regeneration issues

This special issue aims to examine the recent coronavirus epidemic impact on tourism industry and welcomes original conceptual and empirical papers.

Journal of Visual Literacy

Truth and Lie in Visual Literacy

They contribute to the analysis of the links between visual research, visual literacy, innovative teaching and education practices and truth and lies.

Journal of Visual Literacy

Gender and Visual Literacy: Toward Gender-Sensitive Readings

What is the role of visual literacy skills in developing critical analysis and competencies enabling us to understand gender representations?

European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Stress, Trauma, and Related Conditions in Military, First Responders, Healthcare professionals and their Families

It is essential that we understand stress, trauma, and related conditions in Military, First Responders, Healthcare professionals and their Families.

West European Politics

The Corona Crisis in Europe: Reactions, Consequences, Lessons

This special issue examines policy and political responses to the Corona crisis in Europe and debates its implications for political systems.

European Journal of Psychotraumatology

The Coronavirus Pandemic and Traumatic Stress

We invite original research papers, review articles, research articles, and clinical practice articles addressing traumatic stress aspects of COVID-19.

Chinese Sociological Review

Families, Communities, and Nation States in the COVID-19 Pandemic

The issue calls for sociological perspectives to explore the responses and/or analyze social impacts of COVID-19 in different countries.

International Studies in Sociology of Education

Methodological Imperatives and Perplexities for Literacy Research in Uncertain Times

This special issue explores the many uncertainties in 2020 faced as literacy researchers and ways that methodological reflections on past research.

Practical Theology

Reflecting Theologically on COVID-19

Contribute to the theological conversation that reflects on the COVID-19 global pandemic on issues such as suffering & trauma.

Africa Journal of Management

Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Africa

We invite paper contributions providing novel empirical and theoretical insights on social innovation and entrepreneurship in Africa.

Architectural Science Review

Architectural Design Science for Dementia

A special issue dedicated to an exploration of the most appropriate evidence-based and theoretical approaches to designing for people with dementia.

International Journal of Construction Management

Enhancing energy efficiency via building design

This special issue explores research on the theme of enhancing energy efficiency via building design- to be published in 2021.

International Journal of Computer Mathematics: Computer Systems Theory

Special Issue: Mathematics of Cryptography and Coding in the Quantum Era

This special issue is dedicated to the timely subject of underlying Mathematics of Cryptography and Coding in the Quantum Era.

Administrative Theory & Praxis

COVID-19 Dialogue Submissions

This call for Dialogue section submissions invites essays and commentaries that reflect on various aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic response

Africa Journal of Management

Sustainability and Global Value Chains in Africa

This special issue explores issues regarding sustainability and GVCs in Africa, and the conditions and terms under which companies operate.

Middle School Journal

Equity-Based Social-Emotional Learning

This call seeks critical research that explores ways schools can support equity-based, social-emotional competence for young adolescents and their teachers.

Soccer & Society

Football Feminisation: Political, Sociological and Cultural issues

The special issue explores the social, cultural and political implications of football feminisation with focus on women’s conquest of football structures.

Soccer & Society

The Champions? Thirty Years of the Men and Women’s UEFA Champions League

The special issue explores the nature of transformation in the last thirty years of both Champions Leagues, examining the contemporary context.

Ethics & Behavior

Ethics and COVID-19: A special call for papers from Ethics & Behavior

What are the ethical implications of moving to online formats in an effort to flatten the COVID-19 curve through self-isolation?

AIDS Care

Chronic pain in people living with HIV

This journal is issuing a call for manuscripts to be published as part of a special issue on the topic of chronic pain in people living with HIV.

Counselling Psychology Quarterly

The practice of counselling and psychotherapy in the midst of pandemic: Surviving and thriving through the era of COVID-19.

This special issue welcomes papers on emerging new practice, skills, and techniques in the midst of COVID-19 around the globe.

Economic and Political Studies

The Renminbi Internationalisation and Financial Centres

The special issue provides an exploration on the up-to-date research and analysis on the Renminbi Internationalisation and Financial Centres.

Connection Science

Security, Trust and Privacy in Computer Networks

This Special Issue aims to attract contributions from both academic and industrial organizations addressing emerging security issues.

Connection Science

Intelligent Data Analytics for Internet of Underwater Things

This special issue will independently focus on providing an arena to share the authentic works related to the intelligent data analytics.

Technology, Pedagogy and Education

Covid-19 and the role of technology and pedagogy on school education during a pandemic

Covid-19 has meant school closures and an increase in technological solutions. What can we learn about the role of technology in education?

Current Issues in Tourism

COVID-19 and Tourism

This special issue will chart the economic and social effects of the pandemic on destinations, businesses and tourists related to COVID-19.

Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities

Impact of Coronavirus on the Mental Health and Wellbeing of People with Intellectual and Developmental Disorders and their Families

Research that relates to the impact of the pandemic on people with neurodevelopmental disorders across the lifespan and of their families.

International Journal of Human–Computer Interaction

HCI on the Modern Flight Deck

This issue will bring together research/best practices related to HCI on the modern flight deck to highlight progress and improvements needed.

Critical Asian Studies

Asia and the Coronavirus Pandemic

This special issue on Asian responses to COVID-19 will address the impact the virus has had on specific countries, on regional relations, and everyday life.

Marine Geodesy

Sustainable Marine and Coastal Environments

This special issue will highlight the contributions that ocean surveying, mapping and sensing make to supporting the challenges outlined in UN SDGs.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media

Chinese Electronic Media: Social Evolution and Social Change in the Digital Information Age

We seek submissions of all methodological approaches on topics related to the content associated with Chinese electronic and digital media.

European Accounting Review

Innovative Data Sources in Management Accounting Research and Practice

Research that uses new data, applies or investigates how new data in organizations influences the development of planning.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Architectural Science Review

Low Carbon Buildings and Neighbourhoods

This Special Issue from chitectural Science Review aims to explore the complex synergies of Low Carbon Buildings and Neighbourhoods.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & Technology

Distance Education

Re-imagining Assessment in Online and Distributed Learning

This special issue will engage scholars, researchers, teachers, instructional designers and learners in a discussion of online assessment.

Education

Social Work in Mental Health

The Opioid Crisis and Mental Health

We are inviting submissions for a special issue of the journal focused on the “opioid crisis” and its relation to mental health.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

Journal of Gerontological Social Work

JGSW call for Letters to the Editor: Corona Virus, COVID-19, and social work with older adults

This special issue invites research on the corona virus, COVID-19 and issues and implications for social work practice with older adults and their families.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Maritime Policy & Management

Smart Port and Shipping Operations

How does emerging technologies (digitalisation, big data, data analytics, artificial intelligence, digital twin, etc.) improve maritime operations?

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Howard Journal of Communications

Media and Communication During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic

This special issue explores the controversy human interactions and media coverage on public health communication in the crisis of coronavirus outbreak.

COVID-19Humanities

The International Journal of the History of Sport

The Athlete’s Voice in History

This special issue focuses on the voice of athletes throughout history, especially in the context of their involvement in the Olympic movement.

HumanitiesSports and Leisure

Journal of Gerontological Social Work

COVID-19, Older adults, and Professional Practice

This special issue explores research related to the COVID-19 virus and social work, applied social service and health professions practice. Submit now.

Behavioral SciencesCOVID-19Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Journal of Gender Studies

Gender, Physical Activity, Global Fitness, Sport and Educational Environments

This special issue aims to highlight the extent to which gender and physical activity in educational environments relate to our performance of daily life.

HumanitiesSocial Sciences

Comparative American Studies An International Journal

Comparative American Studies Special Issue: Elizabeth Wurtzel

This special issue is dedicated to reappraising the literary career of Elizabeth Wurtzel (1967-2020) whose controversial works established her as an icon.

Area Studies

Human Resource Development International

Engagement at 30: A Retrospective and Look Forward through an International Cross-Cultural Context

This special issue explores engagement within cultural boundaries that remain underrepresented throughout the world across varying cultural contexts.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Early Child Development and Care

Early Childhood Theorists and Pioneers

This issue aims to cover all aspects of early childhood education developmental theories and pioneers and a critical analysis and review of the literature.

Education

Technology Analysis & Strategic Management

Quantum Innovation and Technology Management: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives

This special issue explores aspects of innovation and technology development in the area of quantum information and computation.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Internet Histories

Asian Internet Histories

This special issue provides a timely opportunity to showcase and reflect upon Asian Internet histories – both in their own right.

Communication StudiesHumanities