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Accounting Forum

Accounting and Accountability Challenges in Healthcare Systems

This special issue will focus on the major accounting and accountability challenges which are affecting different healthcare scenarios throughout the globe.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Activities, Adaptation & Aging

Culture Change and Transformation

This special issue calls for culture change and transformation research in line with the goal of Activities, Adaptation & Aging.

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

Administrative Theory & Praxis

More than a game: Sport as a vehicle for public administration and management

This special issue welcomes submissions that use sport as a foray into the public administration and public management literature arenas.

Politics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

Advanced Robotics

Control, Mechatronics, and Integrated Design for Physical Human Support

This special issue will focus on emerging topics of control, mechatronics, and integrated design for physical human support.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Advanced Robotics

Multimodal Processing and Robotics for Dialogue Systems

This special issue examines multimodal dialogue technologies from perspective of multimodal processing & robotics.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Advanced Robotics

Robotics Technology for Agriculture

This special issue focuses on agriculture-related robotics technologies for realizing adaptability in the real world/field.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Advances in Building Energy Research

Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Buildings for Smart Cities

This special issue will explore sustainable building practices in order to reduce energy consumption.

Built EnvironmentComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

African Journalism Studies

Digital Media Literacies in Africa

This special issue seeks to develop insights into the complexities of media literacy in postcolonial African contexts of digital inequalities and innovations.

Area StudiesHumanities

African Journalism Studies

Old problems and new journalism? Exploring the contours of African environmental communication

This special issue seeks to offer an up-to-date assessment of the production, practices and impacts of environmental journalism in Africa.

Area StudiesHumanities

All Earth

A decolonial turn in the study of Earth and its history…

This special issue welcomes transdisciplinary manuscripts that can help unpack the history of coloniality and its impact on the Earth Sciences.

Earth Sciences

All Earth

Natural Hazards, Disaster Risk Reduction and Society

This special issue examines the study and characterization of Natural Hazards also in view of the possible future scenarios induced by Climate Change.

Earth Sciences

All Earth

Earth-Life Transitions across the Carboniferous and Permian - papers in honor of David S Berman

This volume will spotlight the relationship between global climate & environmental change, & tetrapod evolution, in the Carboniferous-Permian transition.

Earth Sciences

All Earth

Natural Resources - Energy Transition for a Sustainable Future

This special issue investigates the geological occurrence of natural resources that are used to achieve energy transition goals (rare earth elements, critical metals, & new economy minerals).

Earth Sciences

All Earth

Sustainable Natural Resource Management in the framework of the Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystem (WEFE) Nexus

This special issue focuses on natural resource mapping, evaluation and exploitation, monitoring, and related risk-related aspects based on modelling with geoscientific data.

Earth Sciences

All Earth

Remote Sensing for Global Environmental Change

This special issue focuses on the advances in remote sensing technology and the applications of remotely sensed observations for the assessment of environmental changes associated with the Earth system.

Earth Sciences

All Earth

Earth Observation for Monitoring and Assessment of Vegetation and Climate Change

This special issue calls for papers on understanding of the impacts of climate change on vegetation using Earth observation technology.

Earth Sciences

All Life

Genomics, epigenetics, and precision medicine for non-communicable and infectious diseases

This article collection aims to highlight recent insights and advances in human genomics and epigenomics in epidemiology.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

All Life

Tackling the mechanisms of cell senescence as a new paradigm for treating non-communicable diseases

This article collection will examine the role of molecular mechanisms that drive cell senescence in non-communicable diseases.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

All Life

Plant Biology and Protection in Organic Farming: Healthy Food Production in a Framework of Sustainable Agriculture

This article collection will examine integrated approaches to the organic agriculture and production of organic products for generating healthy foods.

BioscienceEnvironment & AgricultureEnvironment & SustainabilityFood Science & Technology

All Life

Omics to Decipher Plant Molecular Signaling Mechanisms

This article collection will cover all aspects of plant signaling transduction involved in the response to physiological and stressor conditions.

Bioscience

All Life

The Role of Gender and Sex in Pharmacology

All Life welcomes manuscripts on the topic of sex/gender-oriented pharmacological research.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

All Life

Novel Computational Methods and Emerging Targets for Designing New Therapeutics and Precision Medicine

All Life welcomes manuscripts on the latest advancements of Artificial intelligence (AI), machine and deep learning models for drug design and patient stratification.

BioscienceComputer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyInformation ScienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

All Life

Reducing the Mortality Rate in Aquaculture

All Life welcomes research examining topics that contribute to reducing mortality rates in all areas of aquaculture.

BioscienceEnvironment & Agriculture

All Life

Impact of pesticides in the development of non-communicable diseases

All Life welcomes original research investigating the mode of action of pesticides in the development of non-communicable diseases.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

American Communist History

Activist and Editor Esther Cooper Jackson

This special issue will reflect on the life and legacy of Esther Cooper Jackson.

Humanities

Annals of GIS

Geospatial Big Data: Theory, Methods, and Applications

This special issue welcomes contributions in the theory, methods and applications of geospatial big data.

Earth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Annals of Medicine

New Breakthroughs in Hepato-pancreato-biliary Diseases Management

This article collection welcomes research on novel surgical strategies and innovative treatment protocols for managing HPB diseases.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Annals of Medicine

Gut Microbiome in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

This article collection seeks to highlight the role of gut microbiome in inflammatory bowel disease.

BioscienceHealth and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Annals of Medicine

Advances in the Treatment of Obesity

Annals of Medicine welcomes articles on the recent developments in the management and treatment of obesity.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Annals of Medicine

Light Therapies in Psychiatry

Annals of Medicine welcomes articles that will address various aspects of light therapy relevant to psychiatry.

Behavioral SciencesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Annals of Medicine

Diagnosis and Management of Skin, Hair, and Nail Conditions in Older Adults

Annals of Medicine welcomes articles on the diagnosis and management of skin, hair, and nail conditions in older adults.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Annals of Medicine

Mutation-Independent Factors for Carcinogenesis and Cancer Progression: From Bench to Bedside

Annals of Medicine is currently soliciting research articles in the area of cancer progression and therapeutics.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Annals of Medicine

Immunity of SARS-CoV-2 Infection or SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination

Annals of Medicine is currently soliciting research articles and findings in the area of SARS-CoV-2- or vaccine-induced immunity.

COVID-19Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Anthropology Southern Africa

Multisensory performances: Sonic, haptic, and the making of urban identities in Southern Africa

This special issue reflects on the making of urban identities and relationships through music and dance practices.

Area StudiesSocial Sciences

Applied Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Applications in Industry 4.0

Manuscripts are welcome that cover the field of AI applications in smart manufacturing and logistics.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Applied Artificial Intelligence

The Rise of Smart Healthcare Using AI and Blockchain

This special issue welcomes submissions on the implications of blockchain for healthcare.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Applied Mathematics in Science and Engineering

New Advances in Computational and Applied Mathematics Methods against Infectious Disease Dynamics

This article collection seeks to understand the discovery of some of the underlying structures that govern outbreaks and epidemics.

COVID-19Mathematics & Statistics

Applied Mathematics in Science and Engineering

Advanced Fractals and Fractional Calculus with Science and Engineering Applications: Computing, Dynamics and Control in Complex Systems

This special issue seeks to examine fractional models and fractional dynamics with real or complex domains to analyze and demonstrate aspects of nonlinear, dynamic & complex systems.

Engineering & TechnologyMathematics & StatisticsPhysical Sciences

Arab Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

Mathematical Analysis and Modelling for Infectious Diseases

Addresses theory & applications of non-integer-order derivatives & integrals in various directions of mathematical modelling on infectious diseases epidemiology.

Computer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyMathematics & StatisticsPhysical Sciences

Architectural Engineering and Design Management

Enabling Construction 5.0 through Lean Design and Digitalisation

This special issue will discuss the future of construction design management by exploring the contributions of Lean philosophy and digital technologies.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & Technology

Architectural Engineering and Design Management

Building Performance Gaps and the Decarbonisation Challenge

This special issue seeks to examine the latest scientific developments in measuring, modifying or controlling the internal thermal performance of buildings.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & Technology

Architectural Engineering and Design Management

Low carbon sustainable buildings with timber and bio-based construction materials

This special issue examines the low carbon sustainable features of structures built with more wood and/or the bio-based materials, over the whole life cycle.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & Technology

Architecture and Culture

Equity, Gender and Spatial Justice: Post-War Welfare States and their Landscapes and Cities

This special issue aims to highlight the reality of spatial equity in post-war reconstruction and its legacy today.

ArtsBuilt EnvironmentSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Architecture and Culture

Spectres of Time in Space: Tracing Phantom Temporalities with Architectural Methodologies

This special issue aims to highlight the conceptual and methodological approaches of performing ‘architectural research’.

ArtsBuilt EnvironmentSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research

Ecosystem Services, Sustainable Development, and Human and Ecosystem Health in Arctic and Cold Region Environments

This special issue examines the well-being and sustainability of Arctic and other cold region environments.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & Sustainability

Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine, and Biotechnology

Targeted Nanomaterials for Enhanced Photodynamic Therapy

Focused on recent developments to synthesizing & applying targeted nanomaterials for enhanced photodynamic therapy in cancer treatment.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Asia Pacific Business Review

Korean Human Resource Management as Number One: Lessons for the Asia Pacific

This special issue will address broad questions of Korean HRM using both qualitative and quantitative approaches.

Area Studies

Asia Pacific Business Review

The Globalization of Postcolonial Pop Music: Putting the Success of the K-pop Industries into Theoretical Perspectives

This special issue analyses the global success of the postcolonial music industries, specifically the South Korea pop music industry.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration

Digital Transformation of Government and the Asia Pacific Region

This special issue aims to address several important questions and issues of digital transformation of government in the Asia Pacific Region.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration

Religion and public administration in Asia Pacific

This special issue welcomes contributions that engage with the wide interface of religion and public administration in the Asia Pacific context.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work & Development

Practice Research in Asia and the Pacific: Practice-based evidence and knowledge

This special issue welcomes research on social work knowledge from direct practice and through partnership between practitioners and academic researchers.

Global DevelopmentHealth and Social Care

Asian Journal of Communication

Late Invitation to the AI Party: Incorporating the New Technology to Communication Research in Asia

Aims to identify the main characteristics & relationships between AI & communication studies & by aggregating notable AI research on communication in Asia.

Area StudiesCommunication StudiesHumanities

Asian Journal of Communication

Contextualizing Islamic Communication

This special issue seeks to provide knowledge and perspective to researchers and communication policy makers to gain a better understanding of Islamic communication.

Area StudiesCommunication StudiesHumanities

Assessment in Education

The Present and Future of International Large-Scale Assessments for Monitoring Educational Systems

This special issue will present empirical and theoretical studies of international large-scale assessments focusing on their use in systemic educational system change.

Education

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology Outcome Measures: Are we being left behind?

This special issue will publish papers on the development or evaluation of assistive technology outcome measures, or their implementation.

Engineering & TechnologyHealth and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Atlantic Studies

Atlantic Studies: Global Currents – Charting the Future, a Symposium

This special issue welcomes research on circumatlantic studies that engage the global in new and innovative ways.

HumanitiesLanguage & LiteratureSocial Sciences

Attachment & Human Development

Attachment in Diverse Family Forms

This special issue will highlight attachment theory to diverse family forms, while still applying gold standard measures of attachment.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

Australian Feminist Studies

Consent

This special issue will highlight feminist examinations of consent and the challenges offered by the concept of affirmative consent.

HumanitiesSocial Sciences

Australian Feminist Studies

Creating Feminist Futures: Research Methodologies For New Times

This special issue will explore how feminist methodologies are involved in making futures.

HumanitiesSocial Sciences

Australian Feminist Studies

Wealth

This special issue seeks to capture the current and emerging challenges and opportunities for feminist thinkers examining aspects of wealth in our present moment.

HumanitiesSocial Sciences

Australian Journal of Multi-disciplinary Engineering

Energy

This special issue welcomes research examining the technical, policy and social aspects of the energy sector.

Engineering & Technology

Australian Journal of Psychology

Metasynthesis

This article collection will seek to address questions relevant to psychological research and applied psychology.

Social Sciences

Australian Journal of Psychology

Opportunities and Challenges in the Teaching and Learning of Psychology in the Context of the COVID Pandemic

The Australian Journal of Psychology is currently soliciting articles on the scholarship of psychology teaching and learning in both Australia and the broader global context.

COVID-19EducationSocial Sciences

Behaviour & Information Technology

Digital mental health and wellbeing

This special issue examines digital mental health interventions as well as data science research in the mental health and wellbeing domain.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyHumanitiesInformation Science

Big Earth Data

High-quality environmental information and analysis for the Arctic boreal region and High Mountain Asia

This special issue will seek to address the global sustainability issues described in the UN SDGs.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Big Earth Data

Geoscience Digital Ecosystems

Special issue on “Geosciences Digital Ecosystems” - digital ecosystems whose functional utility is the generation & sharing of knowledge on the Earth.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Big Earth Data

The role of big Earth data in public health

This special issue examines opportunities and challenges related to the use of big Earth data implementation in public health research and practice.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Big Earth Data

Big Earth Data and Air Pollution

This special issue will present new and advanced scientific contributions related to air pollution that make use of Big Earth Data.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Big Earth Data

Big Earth Data for Disaster Risk Reduction

This special issue examines Big Earth Data with the aim of monitoring, measuring, and modeling current and future disaster risks.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Bioengineered

Nanotechnologies for Cancer Therapy

This article collection welcomes papers on all topics related to nanotechnology and the treatment of human cancer.

BioscienceEngineering & TechnologyMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Bioengineered

Biosystem, Bioprocess, Biomolecules and Biomedicine in Biofilm, Microbe/Host and Health

Bioengineered welcomes original research articles, technical notes, and reviews that seek to examine all aspects of biofilm.

BioscienceEngineering & TechnologyFood Science & Technology

Bioengineered

The Applications of Organoids in Cancer Modeling and Ecosystem

Bioengineered is currently soliciting articles that focus on tumor heterogeneity, aggressive progression and therapy responses.

Bioscience

Bioengineered

Artificial Intelligence and Optimization for Managing Food and Water Supply and Predicting Disease

Bioengineered is currently soliciting articles on the use of Machine Learning, Optimization, and Artificial Intelligence for managing food and water supply and predicting disease.

BioscienceEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureEnvironment & SustainabilityFood Science & Technology

Bioengineered

The Ins and Outs of Anaerobic Digestion for a More Sustainable Future: Technological, Environmental and Economic Perspectives

Bioengineered welcomes research advances in the anaerobic digestion and co-digestion of organic waste of all origins.

BioscienceEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Bioengineered

Contaminants of Emerging Concern (CECs) in the Environment: Problems and Solutions

Bioengineered is currently soliciting articles on ways to reduce the concentrations of Contaminants of Emerging Concerns in the environment.

BioscienceEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureEnvironment & SustainabilityGlobal Development

Biomaterial Investigations in Dentistry

Antimicrobial biomaterials: challenges involved in closing the gap between idea and commercial product

This special issue will highlight the challenges in creating anti-microbial biomaterials and the difficulty in ensuring their commercial viability.

Engineering & TechnologyMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Brain-Apparatus Communication: A Journal of Bacomics

Deep Learning Methodology and Applications for Brain-Apparatus Conversation

This special issue will examine the development of deep learning methodology for understanding how the brain works and how it interacts with other entities.

BioscienceComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Brain-Computer Interfaces

Cognitive Generative Modelling of Brain Dynamics for Neuroscience, Health and Disease Management

This special issue will examine various advanced research on cognitive generative modelling of brain dynamics.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

British Journal of Guidance & Counselling

Praxis in guidance and counselling: new frontiers

This special issue examines how praxis is impacted by, and impacts on, the ways in which academic and practitioner communities define and approach their work.

Behavioral SciencesEducationHealth and Social Care

British Journal of Religious Education

Genders, Sexualities and Religious Education: Theory, Policy and Practice

A special Issue call for papers on "Genders, Sexualities and Religious Education" to be published in the British Journal of Religious Education in May/June 2024.

EducationHumanities

British Journal of Religious Education

Pandemics, Worldviews and Religious Education

This special issue will explore how Religious Education as a school subject engages with pandemics in the discourse.

EducationHumanities

Brontë Studies

The Brontes and Material Culture

This special issue explores the world of the Brontes through a material culture lens.

Language & Literature

Brontë Studies

‘I wished to tell the truth’: Anne Brontë at 200, a Special Issue of Brontë Studies

This special issue presents an ideal opportunity to challenge the long-held perception that the youngest Brontë sibling was the least talented and lacked genius.

Language & Literature

Building Research & Information

Generative design and the automation of everything

This special issue addresses cross- disciplinary enquiries into the transformative potential of generative design and automation in building and building processes.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & SustainabilityUrban Studies

Business History

Historical perspectives on business power and influence

This special issue welcomes research on business power, influence, and political activity in a historical perspective.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Canadian Foreign Policy Journal

The Conflict in Ukraine and International Affairs

This special issue welcomes perspectives on the conflict in Ukraine and its relevance to international affairs.

Politics & International Relations

Canadian Journal of Art Therapy

Community, Nature, and Art Therapy: Relational & Reciprocal Healing

This special issue will explore the interconnections between healing, communities, landscapes, and art therapy through innovative research practices and methodologies.

ArtsBehavioral Sciences

Canadian Journal of Pain

Future of Canadian Pain Research: Highlighting Trainee Contributions

This special issue will profile cutting-edge pain research conducted by trainees affiliated with Canadian institutions.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing

Collection on the 10th International Conference on Agro-Geoinformatics (ICAG) and 43rd Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing (CSRS)

Presenters at the recent ICAG-CSRS 2022 conference are invited to submit to this collection.

Earth SciencesGeography

Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing

Remote Sensing for Assessment of Arctic Sea Ice and Climate Change: in Memorium to Distinguished Professor David G. Barber

This special issue aims to address remote sensing applications in various Arctic, climate change, and Arctic system science contexts.

Earth SciencesGeography

Canadian Slavonic Papers

Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity, Ten Years After

This special issue welcomes submissions on the dynamics and world-historical significance of Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity.

Area Studies

Carbon Management

Risk and Opportunities of Net Zero Commitments

This article collection will seek to understand how net zero commitments are being realized in practice and both individual and collective progress in achieving net zero targets.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & Sustainability

Carbon Management

Towards Sustainable Food Production in a Carbon-Constrained Economy

This article collection will address the challenges of food demand via significantly low GHG emissions or through net zero carbon pathways.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityFood Science & Technology

Carbon Management

Soil Organic Carbon Dynamics: Scientific Understanding and Policy Aspects

This article collection will highlight recent scientific advances in understanding SOC dynamics and storage across climate regions.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & Sustainability

Carbon Management

Managing Peatlands for Advancement of the Global Net Zero Emissions Agenda

This article collection will examine the assessment, modelling, application, control, and management issues related to peatlands.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & AgricultureEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Carbon Management

Greenhouse Gas Removal: Recent Advancements, Current Issues, and the Way Forward

This article collection aims to disseminate research on greenhouse gas removal practices and their scale-up potential.

Earth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Cartography and Geographic Information Science

Machine Learning in Cartography

This special issue aims to explore machine learning methods in cartography, with the aim of utilizing the huge amounts of digital maps for knowledge extraction.

Geography

Cataloging & Classification Quarterly

Implementation of Faceted Vocabularies

This special issue will focus on methods for implementing faceted vocabularies in MARC and Non-MARC environments in library and other settings.

Information Science

Changing English

Resisting (in) English?

This special issue explores the potential of English to open up possibilities for confronting and transcending the parameters of neoliberal blueprints.

Education

Chinese Journal of Communication

Whither China?: Chinese Communication Research at the New Conjuncture

This special issue aims to discuss the question of ‘Whither China?’

Area StudiesCommunication StudiesHumanities

Chinese Sociological Review

Inequalities and Child Development in Chinese Societies

This special issue seeks to understand various aspects of child development outcomes in Chinese societies.

Area Studies

Chinese Sociological Review

Growing Up in a Time of Uncertainty: Rethinking Education and Inequality in Chinese Societies and Beyond

This special issue Invites examines various aspects of the relationship between education and inequality in times of uncertainty in Chinese societies.

Area Studies

Cities & Health

The practice and delivery of health and equity for neighbourhoods and local environments

This special issue seeks to explore the different types of ‘on the ground’ practices, in delivering healthier neighbourhoods for all.

Built EnvironmentEnvironment & SustainabilityGeographyHealth and Social CareUrban Studies

Cities & Health

Planning for neighbourhoods that support the well-being of all communities

This special issue will explore emerging issues for cities affecting the health of people, planetary health and health equity through the lens of urban and territorial planning.

Built EnvironmentEnvironment & SustainabilityGeographyHealth and Social CareUrban Studies

Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems

Systems Solutions for Water Resources Management: A Collection of Examples from Across the Globe

This special issue will bring together research and case studies of systems solutions for water resources management.

Earth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & SustainabilityGeography

Civil Wars

25th Anniversary

Civil Wars is excited to announce a call for papers for our celebratory special issue, reflecting on the past, present and future.

Politics & International Relations

Climate and Development

Power and (In)justice in Global Climate Governance: Collaborative Event Ethnography of the UNFCCC Process

This special issue seeks to assess the dynamics of the UNFCCC arena through a process of collaborative event ethnography.

Area StudiesBuilt EnvironmentEnvironment & AgricultureEnvironment & SustainabilityGeographyGlobal DevelopmentPolitics & International Relations

Clinical Gerontologist

Migration and Displacement in the Decade of Healthy Ageing: Mental Health Sequelae and Potential Interventions

This special issue focuses on effects of migration/displacement on the mental health of older adults, considering also their key role in preserving cultural heritage.

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

Coastal Engineering Journal

Progress of Ocean Wave Measurements

This special issue welcomes a diversity of topics that explore any kind of wave measurement system in the oceans, coastal and nearshore regions.

Engineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Sustainability

CoDesign

Towards Pluriversality: Decolonising Design Research and Practices

This special issue seeks to examine both theoretical and methodological reflections on decolonisation and plurality in design.

ArtsBehavioral SciencesBuilt EnvironmentComputer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Cogent Business & Management

Envisioning Industry 5.0 and Society 5.0

This special issue aims to bring together multidisciplinary perspectives on Industry 5.0 and a smart Society 5.0 and ways to resonate it with public policies.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Cogent Economics & Finance

Economic Growth and Sustainable Development in Times of Crisis

This article collection welcomes manuscripts that examine the dichotomy between economic and sustainability interests.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & SustainabilityGlobal Development

Cognition and Emotion

Emotional time travel: The role of emotion in temporal memory

This special issue focuses on the role of emotion in temporal memory.

Behavioral Sciences

Community, Work & Family

Work-Family Justice: Meanings and Possibilities

This special issue draws on work presented at the WFRN 2022 Conference to extend knowledge on advancing equality at work and home.

Health and Social CareSocial Sciences

Comparative American Studies An International Journal

Christmas

This special issue will examine the extraordinary presence of Christmas in the cultural, social, economic, religious and political landscapes of American life.

Area StudiesHumanitiesLanguage & Literature

Computers in the Schools

Artificial Intelligence and Education (AI&ED): Possibilities, Pedagogies and Risks

This special issue seeks to examine the role and challenges of Artificial Intelligence in education contexts.

Education

Connection Science

Security and Privacy in Social Networks

This special issue calls for contributions from the areas of social networks and big data to address the security and privacy challenges.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Connection Science

Software Quality, Reliability, and Security (in collaboration with QRS 2021)

A collection including extended papers recommended by QRS 2021 and state-of-the-art research from the scientific community on Software Quality, Reliability & Security.

Behavioral SciencesComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Contemporary Social Science

Enabling a Just Transition

This special issue will explore the impact of a Just Transition on industry and the implication for workers, business, and the communities affected.

GeographyPolitics & International RelationsSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Contemporary Social Science

Levelling up or down? Addressing Regional inequalities in the UK

This special issue focuses on the issues raised by the ‘levelling up’ agenda and explores policies and solutions that seek to alleviate the UK’s wide regional inequalities.

GeographyPolitics & International RelationsSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Contemporary Social Science

People, Places and Policies Beyond Brexit

This special issue seeks to understand how Brexit has impacted in terms of people, places and policies and across different sectors.

GeographyPolitics & International RelationsSocial SciencesUrban Studies

COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Devices and Techniques for Optimizing Management of COPD

This article collection will highlight the use of various devices and techniques to optimize management of patients with COPD.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Diagnosis of COPD: revisiting old techniques for new classification and phenotyping the disease

This article collection seeks to examine the different diagnostic tolls to evaluate patients with COPD.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Corrosion Engineering, Science and Technology

Recent Advances in Green and Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors

This special issue will highlight the rapidly emerging aspects & future research directions of industrial corrosion inhibitors.

Engineering & Technology

Critical African Studies

The Meanings of Food

This special issue seeks to understand the variety of practices, values, norms, emotions linked to food in Africa.

Area StudiesPolitics & International Relations

Critical Arts

"Metaverse": Imagination, Technology and Cultural Consequences

This special issue will focus on the imagination, technology, and cultural consequences of Metaverse.

Area StudiesHumanities

Critical Arts

Engaging pedagogy through the arts

This special issue aims to source papers that are theoretical, methodological and empirical discussions of existing bodies of art and pedagogical approaches.

Area StudiesHumanities

Critical Arts

Transfers and Traversals: Translation and Interdisciplinarity in the Arts

This special issue takes critical stock of the uses of 'translation', broadly construed, for interdisciplinary thinking in and around the arts.

Area StudiesHumanities

Critical Studies in Media Communication

Lifting as We Climb: Elevating Mediated Epistemologies by and about Black Women

This special issue unapologetically centers Black women and media to disrupt hegemonic practices that position us on the margins of scholarly inquiry.

Communication StudiesHumanities

Culture and Organization

Intimate encounters: Explorations in co-writing, collective autoethnography, poetics and fictional writings

This special issue will explore the intimacy and potential of collective writing.

Communication StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanitiesSocial Sciences

Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education

Honouring Indigenous Knowledges in Research and Education: Frameworks and practice

This special issue focuses around honouring Indigenous ways of knowing/being/doing, as Indigenous and non-Indigenous collaborations.

EducationSports and Leisure

CYTA - Journal of Food

Food authenticity and detection technology

This article collection aims to promote the standardization of food authenticity technology and reshape the integrity system of the food industry.

Food Science & Technology

Dance Chronicle

Interrogating Histories and Historicizing Dance Studies

This special issue invites articles that explore what kinds of historical analyses dance historians take up and why.

Arts

Data Science in Science

Data Science in Environmental and Climate Sciences

This special issue welcomes submissions on innovative data science for environmental and climate data.

Computer ScienceMathematics & Statistics

Data Science in Science

Data Science in Modern Finance

This special issue invites innovative manuscripts that combine data science, machine learning, and AI methodology with applications and principles from modern finance.

Computer ScienceMathematics & Statistics

Development in Practice

The Future of Teaching Gender and Development

This special issue examines Gender and Development ‘canon’ to reassess and re-engage with its knowledge (re)production & practices in & out of the classroom.

Global DevelopmentSocial Sciences

Digital Journalism

Visual War Journalism in a Digital Age

This special issue explores visual war journalism in diverse contexts, devoting particular attention to evolving standards, conventions and engagement.

ArtsCommunication StudiesHumanities

Digital Journalism

Epistemologies of Digital Journalism Production

This special issue will showcase arguments which focus on changes in journalist’s epistemic practices.

ArtsCommunication StudiesHumanities

Early Years

Preparing and Supporting Professionals Working with Infants and Toddlers

This special issue examines initial and continuing professional preparation for working with infants and toddlers and the systems and processes that support people in this work .

Education

Economic Research - Ekonomska Istrazivanja

Sustainable and Green Financial and Economic Systems in a Post Pandemic World

This special issue invites empirical papers that analyze the future of green finance & circular economy in a post-pandemic world.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Economic Research - Ekonomska Istrazivanja

Ecological Innovation and Sustainability: A Pathway to Green Revolution

This special issue will examine technological innovation and Green Innovation for the betterment and wellbeing of society and environment along with the accomplishment of SDGs.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Economic Research - Ekonomska Istrazivanja

Technology in Peak Carbon Emissions and Climate Neutrality Targets

This special issue explores the role of technology in carbon peak and climate neutrality and in natural resource assets, economic growth, and security.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Economic Research - Ekonomska Istrazivanja

Shaping the future of digital economy using business analytics models

This special issue aims to explore the current and ongoing research of the role of digital technologies in economic development using business analytics models.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Economic Systems Research

Gender in Input-Output Analysis

This special issue seeks to analyse different aspects of gender and economics applying input-output methodology.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Sustainability

Ecosystem Health and Sustainability

Ecosystem’s Contribution to Carbon Neutrality

This special issue will focus on the role of ecosystems for carbon neutrality, technology and policy for mitigation, and trade-offs between ecosystem benefits.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Ecosystem Health and Sustainability

Food Waste and Ecosystem Sustainability

The special issue aims to improve the understanding of the impacts of food waste on health and sustainability of global and regional ecosystems.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Ecosystem Health and Sustainability

Red List of Threatened Species and Ecosystems

This special issue aims to improve the understanding of risks assessment of biodiversity loss at species and ecosystem levels.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Ecosystems and People

A Relational Turn In Sustainability For Radical Social-Ecological Transformations

This special issue invites contributions that explore relational approaches to sustainability transformations, in science, policy and practice.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Ecosystems and People

Advancing transdisciplinary research on transformations in social-ecological systems in the Global South

This special issue examines the growing emphasis on social/human dimensions in ecosystem sciences and the resource nexus challenges points need for more in-depth, transdisciplinary understanding.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Educational Gerontology

Older adults and digital inclusion

This special issue welcomes theoretical and empirical research papers, reviews of studies and evaluated projects that explore older adults’ digital inclusion.

Behavioral SciencesEducationHealth and Social Care

Educational Philosophy and Theory

Understanding, Engaging and Critiquing Data in Schools

This special issue will examine perspectives on data, datafication and digitalisation processes in educational settings across diverse national contexts.

Education

Educational Philosophy and Theory

Democracy and education: Considerations, provocations and transformative possibilities

This special issue aims to reinvigorate the theorisation and practices of democracy in education contexts across the life-course.

Education

Educational Philosophy and Theory

Education and the Social Contract

This special issue aims to bring together a set of contributions discussing the role of education in the social contract tradition.

Education

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Emerging market finance and trade in the 21st century

This special issue welcomes research that focuses on the new challenges to the domestic/international finance in emerging markets.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Climate Risks and the Emerging Markets

This special issue welcomes papers that provide empirical insights into the connection between climate risks and the emerging markets.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Impact of Technological Revolution, Financial Shocks and Geopolitical Conflicts on Financial Regulation

This special issue explores the impact of the technological revolution, financial shocks, and geopolitical conflicts on financial regulation and stability.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Digital Finance

This special issue is aimed at promoting research broadly related to digital finance in China and around the world.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Microfinance: Towards a better environment for doing business

Taizhou University is organizing an international conference calling original research on microfinance and financial inclusion.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Sustainable Development

This Special Issue welcomes researches broadly related to sustainable development in emerging economies.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade

Energy Commodity Management

This special issue is aimed at promoting research broadly related to energy commodity management in China and around the world.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Energy Sources, Part B

Socioeconomic Dynamics of Hydrogen Energy in the context of COP26

This special issue aims to investigate and examine socioeconomic dynamics of hydrogen energy.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

English Academy Review

SPACES of the SACRED: Mapping Literary Mysticism

Aiming to map literary mysticism & spiritual literature in its multifaceted aspects, bringing together papers on the poetics of sacred & devotional spaces.

Area StudiesLanguage & Literature

English in Education

Social Justice and English Education

This special issue seeks to understand how English teachers can promote social justice inside a system largely based on replicating inequality.

Education

English in Education

Critical Literacies and Social Media

This special issue seeks to understand how a critical literacies approach can address social media content & use.

Education

Entrepreneurship & Regional Development

Contextual Understanding of Places in Ageing and Entrepreneurship

This special issue offers a context perspective of the conceptualisation and empirical understanding of the relationship between ageing and entreprepreneurship.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyGlobal Development

Entrepreneurship & Regional Development

Entrepreneuring and poverty at the margins: here, there and everywhere

This special issue invites submissions from colleagues in the field of entrepreneurship and beyond to reflect on and write on new ways of seeing poverty.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyGlobal Development

Entrepreneurship & Regional Development

Rural entrepreneurship in times of transformation

This special issue welcomes contributions on rural entrepreneurship and its role in regional development in a context of climate change and increasing inequalities.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyGlobal Development

Environmental Communication

New Technology and Environmental Communication: Challenges, Opportunities, and Emerging Agendas

A special issue aiming to investigate the intersections between new communication technologies and environmental issues in a nuanced fashion.

Communication StudiesEnvironment & Sustainability

Environmental Communication

The Authority of Science in a Crisis Narrative. Scientific Expertise, Knowledge and Advocacy in Environmental Communication

This special issue examines how the authority of science in health crisis narratives changed and what the learnings are for environmental communication.

Communication StudiesEnvironment & Sustainability

Ethics & Social Welfare

Ethics of Youth Work Practice in the Twenty-first Century: Change, Challenge and Opportunity

This special issue will focus on the ethical dimensions of youth work practice.

Health and Social Care

Ethnic and Racial Studies

Refugee Resettlement as an Institution

This special issue seeks to understand what role resettlement plays in sustaining and perpetuating the global refugee system.

Social Sciences

European Journal of Engineering Education

Sustainability in Engineering Education – Integration and Transformation Approaches

This special issue will highlight integration or transformation approaches to sustainability in engineering education.

EducationEngineering & Technology

European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Climate Change, Disasters and Traumatic Stress

This special examines the effects of global climate change on mental health.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Biological mechanisms underlying adverse mental health outcome after trauma

This special issue examines the biological processes and mechanisms associated with differential susceptibility, and the development of trauma-related disorders.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

European Journal of Psychotraumatology

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

This special issues focuses on stress, trauma, and related conditions in Military, First Responders, Healthcare professionals and their Families.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Psychosocial Support in Times of Armed Conflict

This special issue investigates the negative impact of war on mental health and how we can support trauma survivors.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Understanding, Preventing, and Responding to Sexual Violence

This special issue aims to investigate the prevalence and impact of sexual violence and how to prevent it in the future.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

European Journal of Remote Sensing

Earth Observation for Future Agriculture: from Data to Services

This special issue welcome submissions highlighting opportunities, limitations, and criticalities in geomatics-related technology transfer into the agricultural sector.

Geography

European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology

Learning and transfer in organizations: How it works and can be supported

This special issue will seek to bridge different work-related learning approaches and shape learning transfer practices in organizations.

Behavioral Sciences

European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology

Preventing Counterproductive Work Behavior

What are the processes at micro, meso and macro level that can mitigate and avert the enactment but also the routinization of counterproductive work behavior?

Behavioral Sciences

Feminist Economics

Conflicts, Disasters, And Violence Against Women (Vaw)

This special issue will focus on the economic drivers, mechanisms, and impacts of conflict and disasters on VAW.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustrySocial Sciences

Forum for Social Economics

Development: Conceptual Issues, Processes and Determinants

This special issue aims at gathering articles that reflect on the concept, nature and process of economic development.

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

Forum for Social Economics

Recent crises and the evolution of European policies

This special issue investigates the actual and potential institutional evolution of the EU and EMU and the political and economic future of Europe.

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

Forum for Social Economics

Social Reproduction and Biopolitics

The special issue/symposium will address research questions related to social reproduction and biopolitics.

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

Free Radical Research

Lipid Peroxidation: Chemistry and Biological Targets

This special issue will explore the chemistry and biology of lipid peroxidation and innovative strategies that may lead to novel therapeutic approaches.

Behavioral SciencesBioscienceFood Science & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Free Radical Research

Low-temperature plasma as radical source for biology, medicine and food resource

A special issue in Free Radical Research examining the impact of Low-Temperature Plasma

Behavioral SciencesBioscienceFood Science & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Fusion Science and Technology

Plasma-Material Interactions

This special issue aims to collect and present the latest research on plasma-material interactions for nuclear fusion applications.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Gender and Education

Ecofeminisms and Education: Repositioning gender and environment in education

This special issue seeks to explore how ecofeminism can inform educational theory and practice, and related feminist theories.

Education

Geo-spatial Information Science

Remote Sensing Applications in Terrestrial Ecosystem Carbon Accounting

This special issue is dedicated to remote sensing applications in modeling and estimating terrestrial ecosystem carbon dynamics at landscape, regional and global scales.

Earth SciencesGeography

Geo-spatial Information Science

Forest volume/biomass/carbon modelling with multi-source data

This special issue welcomes new advances on forest volume/biomass/carbon estimation using multi-source data.

Earth SciencesGeography

Geo-spatial Information Science

Artificial Intelligence for Geo-Informatics and Remote Sensing

This special issue will highlight current advancements in geospatial applications that include AI for reducing challenges in remote sensing and geoinformatics.

Earth SciencesGeography

Geo-spatial Information Science

Remote sensing and machine learning in advancing carbon neutrality

This special issue is dedicated to presenting the latest advances on remote sensing and machine learning applications on carbon neutrality.

Earth SciencesGeography

Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk

Multi-Geohazards: Monitoring and Assessment for Smart and Resilient Cities of Tomorrow

This article collection seeks to share advanced methodologies for geohazard and multi-geohazard monitoring and assessment in urban areas.

Built EnvironmentEarth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityGeographyUrban Studies

Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk

Explainable landslide modeling through integrating physical and machine learning models

The current special issue covers integrated physical and machine learning models for explainable spatial landslide prediction and early warning.

Engineering & TechnologyGeography

Geosystem Engineering

Advancements in exploitation of critical metals from alternative resources

This special issue will examine advancements in the characterization, processing, and recycling of critical metals from various types of alternative resources.

Earth SciencesEngineering & Technology

GIScience & Remote Sensing

Remote sensing for sustainable forest and wetland management under climate change

Submit your work using multisource remote sensing data to support SDG 15 in forest and wetland management.

Earth SciencesGeography

Globalisation, Societies and Education

Student Activism, Translocality, and Social Justice

This special issue explores how translocal interconnectivities influence students’ everyday political engagement to promote social justice.

Education

Globalisation, Societies and Education

Teachers’ Unions, Educator Organizing, and Global Struggles for Educational Justice

This special issue examines teachers’ unions and educator organizing in diverse geographical contexts.

Education

Globalisation, Societies and Education

Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship in the Gulf Cooperation Council

This special issue focuses on education for sustainable development and global citizenship in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

Education

Globalizations

The Prospects of a Pluriversal Transition to a Post-Capitalist, Post-Carbon Future

This special issue invites contributors to share their studies of the movements in the pluriverse of progressive alternatives to capital, carbon and coloniality.

Environment & SustainabilityGeographyGlobal DevelopmentPolitics & International RelationsSocial SciencesSociology & Criminology

Gut Microbes

Gut microbiota in aging and age-related diseases

This article collection will focus on the role the gut microbiome has with age-related diseases.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Gut Microbes

Gut Microbiota in Cancer Development and Treatment

This special issue will highlight the current state of research on gut microbiota in oncogenesis and cancer therapy.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Gut Microbes

The gut microbiota and pain

This special issue will highlight research on the role of microbes in the regulation of pain, with emphasis on chronic abdominal pain, neuroimmunity and therapeutics.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Gut Microbes

Enteric Bacterial Infections

This special issue will spotlight current state of research on enteric bacterial infections, host-pathogen interactions, preclinical study models, and interventions.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Health Communication

Social Norms in Health Communication Scholarship

This special issue focuses on the relationship between social norms and behaviors from both a theoretical and applied perspective in health communication.

Communication StudiesHealth and Social Care

Health Marketing Quarterly

Tackling grand health challenges: together for impact

This special issue welcomes new ideas and methods on the various aspects of health marketing.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHealth and Social Care

Heat Transfer Engineering

Design and utilization of thermal energy storage applications in buildings

This special issue focuses on the development and optimization of thermal energy storage measures for building heating and heat storage.

Engineering & Technology

Housing Studies

Housing cooperatives and housing systems: lessons from history

This special issue addresses the relationship between the historical development of housing cooperatives and housing systems in different contexts.

Built EnvironmentGeographyHealth and Social CareSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Housing, Theory and Society

Housing vulnerability reconsidered: Applications and implications for housing research, policy and practice

This special issue seeks to advance shared understanding of vulnerable households, housing situations and drivers and consequences of intersecting vulnerability.

Built EnvironmentGeographyHealth and Social CareSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Howard Journal of Communications

Decolonizing Communication Theories

This special issue will examine through the process of a bottom-up process of decolonizing the western theories.

HumanitiesLanguage & Literature

Human Resource Development International

Global Feminism(s), Sustainability and Human Resource Development

This special issue will examine global feminisms, alongside gender, race, and intersectionality’s connections with sustainability.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Human Resource Development International

Career Success and the International Human Resource Development

This special issue will gather diverse approaches on career success across national boundaries and cultural contexts.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics

Vaccines’ present and future contribution to tackle antibiotic resistance spread and evolution in humans

This Special Issue summarizes the impact and development of vaccines against antibiotic-resistant pathogens and show future R&D directions to control AMR.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Human-Computer Interaction

Personal Information Management in the Age of Ubiquitous Personal Data

This special issue seeks to understand how users might better understand web and personal informatics data.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Identity

Registered Reports on identity in the context of migration

This special issue welcomes research that pushes boundaries on identity and migration by using the Registered Report format.

Behavioral Sciences

IISE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors

Human-Robot Collaboration in Occupational Settings

This special issue will explore the advantages and challenges associated with the occupational applications of Human-Robot Collaboration.

Engineering & Technology

Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal

Territorial Impact Assessment – an assessment tool for more territorially sensitive policy making?

This special issue will highlight the current state of Territorial Impact Assessment (TIA) and similar policy assessment approaches.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & Sustainability

INFOR: Information Systems and Operational Research

Operations Research and Machine Learning

This special issue welcomes submissions that make a significant contribution to the topic of Operations Research (OR) and Machine Learning.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryMathematics & Statistics

Informatics for Health & Social Care

Artificial Intelligence and Information Technology to Support Aging

This special issue welcomes submissions which will describe the development, implementation and evaluation of AI tools and other information technology.

Health and Social Care

Information Technology for Development

Technology Platforms as a Model for Business Development

This special issue will extend the understanding of platformization in low-income countries, emerging economies, and marginalized communities in advanced economies.

Computer Science

Information, Communication & Society

Communication, Information Technologies, and Media Sociology (CITAMS)

This special issue welcomes papers that focus on any facet of media, technology, communication, and information.

Communication StudiesHumanitiesSocial Sciences

Inhalation Toxicology

The health effects of wildfire smoke and comparison of results among the vast array of studies within the emerging experimental field

This special issue will examine the burgeoning field of wildfire smoke research and the potential health effects from these exposures.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Inhalation Toxicology

Adverse Health Impacts of Inhaled Toxicants in Global Marginalized Communities

This special issue will address the public health challenges of the respiratory effects of inhaled toxicants on marginalized communities worldwide.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Inhalation Toxicology

Contribution of specific lipids and lysosomal membrane properties to LMP, autophagy and inflammation

This special issue welcomes submissions that describe events and tools to measure events at the particle/membrane interface in order to develop potential novel therapeutics.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Intelligent Buildings International

AI and IoT Applications for Energy Conservation of Smart and Sustainable Buildings

This special issue aims to exchange the latest achievements in artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things to address the challenges smart buildings face.

Built EnvironmentComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Intelligent Buildings International

Global Education for Sustainable Building Environment: Design, Construction and Maintenance

This special issue examines the development, planning and implementation of a building within an overall sustainable development scheme.

Built EnvironmentComputer ScienceEnvironment & Agriculture

Interdisciplinary Science Reviews

Conceptualizing Heterodox Palaeoscience

This special issue will provide new perspectives on the question of heterodoxy in palaeoscience from the eighteenth century to the present.

HumanitiesLanguage & LiteraturePhysical SciencesSocial Sciences

International Journal for Academic Development

Beyond Academic Development as Institutional Practice: Advancing Community-led Approaches

This special issue invites manuscripts that exemplify academic development with the focus to empower and develop communities of academics.

Education

International Journal of Advertising

How digital innovation has changed consumers, marketing, and marketing communication: The good, the bad, the ugly

This special issue focuses on research dealing with Digital Innovations in Marketing and Marketing Communication.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

International Journal of Advertising

Generational advertising research in the modern age

This special issue seeks to understand and address generational differences in media use, advertising attitudes and perceptions.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

International Journal of Architectural Heritage

Seismic Response of Masonry Cross Vaults: Shaking table testing and numerical validation

This special issue is devoted to the analysis of the seismic behaviour of masonry cross vaults.

Built Environment

International Journal of Art Therapy

Art therapy with people who have experienced trauma

This special issue seeks to advance our understanding of how art therapy can help adults and/or children who have experienced trauma.

ArtsBehavioral Sciences

International Journal of Computer Mathematics

Application-Oriented Numerical Computation and Optimization—a Celebration of 60 Years of the IJCM

This special issue will examine analytical features of the solutions of underlying problems and the analysis of approximation techniques to simulate them.

BioscienceComputer ScienceMathematics & Statistics

International Journal of Digital Earth

Integration of Advanced Machine/Deep Learning Models and GIS

This article collection will examine the key benefits of machine learning and GIS and address the field's major challenges.

Earth SciencesGeographyMathematics & Statistics

International Journal of Digital Earth

Advances in Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) and Citizen Sensing

This article collection will seek to explore how different applications of VGI have made an impact on filling key data and research gaps.

Area StudiesBehavioral SciencesCommunication StudiesEarth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & SustainabilityGeographyInformation ScienceSocial SciencesUrban Studies

International Journal of Digital Earth

Data-Driven Public Health and Urban Sustainability

This special issue welcomes work on data integration or data fusion of workflows to inform public health management, urban planning and urban sustainability.

ArtsComputer ScienceEarth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureGeography

International Journal of Digital Earth

Big Earth Data in Support of SDG 15, Life on Land

This special issue welcomes submissions on recent advancements in SDG 15 indicator progress evaluation using technologies in Earth observation, AI and citizen science.

ArtsComputer ScienceEarth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureGeography

International Journal of Digital Earth

Comprehensive Evaluation and Spatio-temporal analysis of Surface Energy Budget Datasets

Potential topics of this issue include shortwave/longwave radiation, all-wave net radiation, albedo, latent/sensible heat flux, & surface temperature.

ArtsComputer ScienceEarth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureGeography

International Journal of Food Properties

Plant-based food alternatives – sensory, physicochemical and rheological properties

This article collection welcomes research on the use of alternative proteins in food production and human nutrition.

Environment & AgricultureFood Science & Technology

International Journal of Forensic Mental Health

Trauma informed care: Current standings and future directions

This special issue draws attention to the ways in which forensic mental health services consider trauma and have sought to make services more trauma informed.

Behavioral SciencesBioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

International Journal of Forest Engineering

Digitalization of forest operations

This special issue addresses how digital automation & IT-based applications can be used & made applicable to benefit the wood supply chain.

Engineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Agriculture

International Journal of Geographical Information Science

Climate change adaptation using Crowdsourced Geospatial Information: Understanding the human-environment interactions

This special issue will seek to understand the role of CGI to support human-environment interaction issues and climate-change adaptability.

Earth SciencesGeography

International Journal of Geographical Information Science

Deep Learning Approaches in Geographical Information Science and Human Geography

This special issue welcomes submissions focused on novel spatially-aware deep learning approaches and applying recent approaches to human geography topics in a novel way.

Computer ScienceEarth SciencesGeography

International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering

Environmental Geotechnology for A Low-carbon World

This special issue shares the latest achievements in environmental geotechnology and sustainable development.

Earth SciencesEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering

Application of Construction Wastes in Geotechnical Engineering

This special issue seeks to highlight recent advances and innovative applications of construction wastes in geotechnical engineering.

Earth SciencesEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Green Energy

Sustainable Energy Cycle: Production, Storage and Utilization

This special issue will broadly focus on various aspects pertaining to the sustainable energy cycle, which has drawn great interest in this recent decade.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Green Energy

Recent Progress in Thermal Energy Storage in Buildings

This special issue welcomes research with experimental, theoretical, and numerical findings examining novel thermal energy.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction

State-of-the-Art Human-Computer-Interaction in Metaverse

This special issue calls for advanced research in Human-Computer-Interaction in the Metaverse.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction

Automated Vehicle Acceptance

This special issue examines large-scale implementation of automated vehicles and their acceptance by the general public and consumers.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction

HCI for Future Mobility

This special issue aims to publish papers that provide HCI Perspectives in Future Mobility including UI, UX, Safety, Trust, and Acceptance Issues.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction

Human-Computer Interaction Innovations in China

A call for papers addressing how the international and Chinese societies have been benefited from the HCI innovations in China.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction

Adaptative Human Computer Interaction System for Education

We welcome researchers, scholars and practitioners from multiple disciplines to present novel and innovative ideas to our Special Issue.

Computer ScienceEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Hyperthermia

Translating Nanoparticles in Hyperthermia for Applications in Cancer, Wound Healing, and Treatment Planning

This article collection will seek to highlight advances in engineering nanoparticles for thermal therapy applications.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

International Journal of Hyperthermia

The Art of Histotripsy: A Focused Ultrasound Application that has the potential to treat from head to toe!

This Article Collection will examine the current state of the field of Histotripsy.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence

Domestic Intelligence Organizations in Non-Democratic Regimes

This special issue examines intelligence in non-democratic regimes to offer insights on how authoritarian states might harness intelligence in the 21st century.

Politics & International Relations

International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology

Selected papers from INDRUM2022 Conference

This special issue welcomes papers from the presentations at the INDRUM22 dealing with innovation in the teaching and learning of mathematics.

EducationEngineering & TechnologyMathematics & Statistics

International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology

SIMIODE: Using Modeling to Motivate and Teach Differential Equations

This special issue highlights modeling to motivate and teach differential equations.

EducationEngineering & TechnologyMathematics & Statistics

International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems

Modern Algorithms in Complexity : Modelling and Simulation of Complex Problems

This special issue examines engineering algorithms in a complex world, as well as it's novel improvements tested on widely accepted test problems.

Computer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyMathematics & Statistics

International Journal of Production Research

Production Optimization in Carbon Reduction Engineering Management

This special issue focuses on innovative management and production optimization methodologies for the study of carbon reduction engineering.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Public Administration

Understanding Local Government Fiscal Condition from an International and Comparative Perspective

This special issue aims to call for international attention to the analysis of local fiscal condition and/or fiscal stress.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

International Journal of Public Administration

Public Administration during times of conflict: Impacts on governance and service delivery

This special issue will seek to examine the impact of conflicts and war on public administration.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

International Journal of Public Administration

Enhancing Social Equity: Perspectives from Indigenous Communities

This special issue highlights indigenous perspectives regarding collaborating with other indigenous nations and with various national governments.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

International Journal of Public Administration

The Government Performance and Results Act at Age 30

This special issue will assess the implications of Government Performance and Results Act.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

International Journal of Public Administration

Green Public Procurement to Transform Society and Boost the Economy

This special issue examines Green public procurement in public administration and management.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

International Journal of Public Administration

Collaborative Governance and Digital Transformations in the Global South: Evidence and Insights from India

This special issue seeks to contribute to public administration and policy, with specific focus on collaborative governance and digital transformations in India.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

International Journal of Remote Sensing

Recent Advances in Quantitative Remote Sensing

This special issue seeks to highlight the most recent developments in both theory and applications in the field of remote sensing.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & AgricultureGeography

International Journal of Remote Sensing

Pan-Ocean Remote Sensing: The role of space ocean science and technology towards sustainable development goal

This special issue will discuss ocean remote sensing and showcase the research work carried out using remote sensing techniques from satellite missions.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & AgricultureGeography

International Journal of Remote Sensing

Recent Developments in the Remote Sensing of Night-time Light

This special issue welcomes submissions with new progress and substantial contribution to remote sensing of night-time light.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & AgricultureGeography

International Journal of Science Education

Distance vs. In-Person Teaching and Learning of Science during the COVID-19 Pandemic

This special issue will highlight the impacts of the shift from in-person to distance teaching and learning of science during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Education

International Journal of Social Psychology

The Nuances of Class: Different Meanings and Effects of Social Class Within and Across Cultures

This special issue invites submissions that examine the consequences of different understandings, and measures of social class within and across cultures.

Behavioral Sciences

International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology

Current Trends in Forecasting Technologies for Environmental Monitoring and Climate Change

This special issue welcomes research on advanced environmental forecasting methods & techniques for protecting environment and accurate climate change.

Environment & SustainabilityGlobal Development

International Journal of Sustainable Engineering

AI for Smart & Resilient Manufacturing

This special issue explores smart and resilient manufacturing implementation based on various advanced ICT technologies, applications, and AI techniques.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Sustainability

International Journal of Sustainable Engineering

Industry 4.0 and Servitization

This special issue aims at addressing theory and concepts of Industry 4.0 and Servitization. Research studies/case studies/review papers will be considered.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

International Journal of Systemic Therapy

Family Therapy Around the World - Part 1: Turkey

This special issue will seek to capture both the richness and challenges of relationships in Turkey.

Behavioral Sciences

International Journal of Water Resources Development

Geopolitics of Tibet's Rivers

This special issue explores the significance of Tibet in supporting many major river systems of Asia.

Earth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & SustainabilityGeographyGlobal DevelopmentLaw

International Review of Applied Economics

Challenges for Economic Policy

Special issue on Economic policy in an era of crises & uncertainty, tackling global inequality & financial instability, building forward post-covid, & net zero.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

International Review of Law, Computers & Technology

Digital and online violence

This Special Issue aims to bring together international authors commenting on trends in & approaches towards digital & online violence, & online harms.

Law

Internet Histories

Museums on the Web: Exploring the past for the future

This special issue will shed light on the history of museums on the Web and how the advent of online technologies has changed the way museums operate.

Communication StudiesHumanities

Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies

Joint European Stable Isotope User Meeting (JESIUM), Kuopio, Finland, 10-15 October 2022

This special issue presents novel results and innovative ideas of the application of stable isotopes in life sciences and environmental research.

Earth SciencesEnvironment & SustainabilityPhysical Sciences

Japan Forum

The Decolonisation of Japanese Studies

This special issue on the decolonisation of Japanese Studies seeks to initiate a discussion which will reshape our knowledge of Japan.

Area Studies

Javnost - The Public

Critical Research on the Management of Public Engagement

This special issue unpacks persistent efforts to restrict public discourse to only those interests that overlap with corporate and governmental agendas.

Communication StudiesHumanitiesPolitics & International Relations

Journal for the Study of Education and Development

Constructions of the Self in Education: Positioning and Agency of Learners and Teachers

This special issue welcomes articles that provide meaningful conversations about the constructions of the self and agency of learners and teachers.

Behavioral SciencesEducation

Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology

Recent advances on Surface Protection of Steel – Relevant contributions at 2nd International Conference on Corrosion and Surface Protection for Steel (CASP 2022)

CASP 2022 will be performed online on 25-26 May 2022. The special issue will cover the review and the research articles.

Physical Sciences

Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning

Investigating the potential benefits of outdoor and adventure for human health and wellbeing

This special issue brings together cutting edge research and thought critically examining the role of outdoor adventure as ‘ideal’ for health and wellbeing.

Education

Journal of Advertising

Inclusive Advertising for a Better World

This special issue seeks to provide insights on advertising inclusivity, or lack thereof, to understand the social and cultural impacts of advertising.

Communication StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanitiesSocial Sciences

Journal of African Business

Decrypting the CSR Promises, Challenges and Practices in the SMEs, Start-ups, and Intrapreneurial Initiatives

This examines CSR research on SMEs and the relationships between Corporate Social Performance, Corporate Financial Performance, and the impact of CSR commitment.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma

Contemporary Developments in Anti Domestic Violence Interventions

This special issue addresses a wide range of topics overviewing the spectrum of Anti Domestic Violence Interventions related programs.

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

Journal of Applied Security Research

AI for Crime Detection and Prevention: Opportunities, Challenges, and Solutions

This special issue invites researchers and academicians to submit their research findings relevant to AI applications in Cybercrime detection and prevention.

Computer ScienceSocial Sciences

Journal of Archival Organization

Archives and Art

This special issue will explore the importance of archiving in art.

Information Science

Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering

Green Building and Energy Conservation Technology

This article collection will seek to examine the promotion of energy saving and low carbonization of housing and buildings.

Built Environment

Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering

IoT and Smart Building Technologies in the Era of Industry 4.0

This article collection will examine the improvement in architecture, engineering, and construction workability.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Sustainability

Journal of Asian Architecture and Building Engineering

Disaster Management and Resilience in Engineering Structures

Manuscripts are welcome on techniques and methods on maintaining the structural suitability and safety throughout the structure life-cycle.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & Technology

Journal of Biological Dynamics

In memory of Abdul-Aziz Yakubu

This special issue in recognition of Dr. Abdul-Aziz Yakubu's contributions, invites research on mathematical modeling and analysis of phenomena in population biology.

BioscienceEnvironment & AgricultureMathematics & Statistics

Journal of Biological Dynamics

In memory of Fred Brauer

This special issue will recognize Fred Brauer's valued contributions to applied mathematics and his role as a long-time member of JBD.

BioscienceEnvironment & AgricultureMathematics & Statistics

Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media

Communication Theory in the Era of Media Balkanization

This special issue will explore the role media balkanization plays in the rethinking and reinterpreting core media theories.

Humanities

Journal of Building Performance Simulation

Special Issue in multi-domain simulation workflows for ‘Sustainable Cities & Communities’ (UN SDG11)

Inviting submissions for original research in tune with the UN SDG11 to achieve a sustainable future for all.

Built EnvironmentComputer ScienceEngineering & Technology

Journal of Child Sexual Abuse

The Intersection of Child Sexual Abuse and the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC)

This special issue aims to document the risks and outcomes of dual victimization of children from child sexual abuse to better inform the provider.

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

Journal of Child Sexual Abuse

Child Sexual Abuse Victimization in Incarcerated Populations

This special issue seeks to address the prevalence and treatment of child sexual abuse victimization in incarcerated populations.

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

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

Re-visiting BRI: a domestic development strategy with regional implication for China - sub-regional Southeast Asia cooperation

Submissions are encouraged with a focus of offering an evaluation of BRI investments in sub-regional Southeast Asia with attention on China’s border areas.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

Innovation beyond borders

This special issue aims to provide a collection of papers that advance theory and empirical evidence on cross-border innovation.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

Wars, conflicts, and economic sanctions: How much do we understand?

This special issue seeks to advance our understanding of the Russia-Ukraine war and the causes and consequences.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

New economic theories to understand the economic growth of China and beyond

This special issue addresses current opportunities and challenges to China’s National Economic and Social Development and Long-Term Objectives.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

Green financial system and green transition in the world

This special issue explores critical issues pertinent to green financial system and green transition.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

Finance, Innovation and Economic Transformation

This special issue welcomes articles on the stability of the financial system, financial innovation and economic transformation.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

India's efforts and progress towards achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in areas of health, energy, and infrastructure

This special issue welcomes contributions that support and advance the UN's sustainable development goals in the areas of health, energy, and infrastructure for India.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

Contemporary Studies in Vietnam Economics and Business

This special issue calls for papers investigating all aspects of business & finance explaining the Vietnam economic growth miracle.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Cognition and Development

Decolonizing and Diversifying Research in Cognitive Development

This special issue invites papers that discuss issues of ways to diversify and decolonize research in cognitive development.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Cognitive Psychology

Emerging Perspectives on Distraction and Task Interruptions: Metacognition, Cognitive Control, and Facilitation

This special issue focusses on distraction and its relationship to attention, memory, metacognition, cognitive control and performance disruption/facilitation.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Community Practice

Collaborations in Community-Engaged Research

This special issue will highlight funding strategies and challenges, explicate data techniques, and the importance of community voice.

Health and Social Care

Journal of Contemporary East Asia Studies

The New Dynamics of Peace and Development in the Indo-Pacific: How Countries in the Region Proactively Interact with China

This special issue aims to examine the dynamics of the relationships between China and smaller states in the Indo-Pacific region.

Area StudiesPolitics & International Relations

Journal of Convention & Event Tourism

The Future of Meetings, Expositions, Events, Conventions (MEEC) in the Post-COVID Era

This special issue examines the impacts and evolution of the event industry due to COVID-19.

Sports and LeisureTourism, Hospitality and Events

Journal of Current Issues & Research in Advertising

Emerging Issues in Computational Advertising

This special issue will examine the theoretical, methodological, ethical, or practical implications of computational advertising.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Current Issues & Research in Advertising

Future Trends in Digital Advertising: A Global Context

This special issue aims to examine advertising trends in the digital era.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Cyber Policy

Connecting the dots between the Domain Name System and today’s cyber reality

This special issue will explore the impact of the Domain Name system in today’s most pressing Internet policy and cybersecurity issues.

Computer ScienceLawPolitics & International Relations

Journal of Cyber Policy

Mutual Ways Forward for Cross-Border Data Sharing

This special issue addresses the need for innovative approaches and solutions to cross-border data sharing in national security and law enforcement contexts.

Computer ScienceLawPolitics & International Relations

Journal of Cyber Security Technology

Applications of Wireless Sensor Networks and Its Security

This special issue's main focus is on the security issues of the applications of Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs).

Computer Science

Journal of Decision Systems

Decision Support Systems Innovation and Uncertainty Management in Agri-Food Systems

This special issue aims to publish original papers that contribute to Decision Support Systems Innovation and Uncertainty Management in Agri-Food Systems.

Computer ScienceEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Journal of Development Effectiveness

Trends in Research Transparency, Reproducibility, and Ethics for Development Effectiveness

This special issue will focus on principles and practices related to incorporating, or not, transparency, reproducibility, and ethics into impact evaluations.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryGlobal DevelopmentPolitics & International Relations

Journal of Difference Equations and Applications

LOZI, HÉNON, AND OTHER CHAOTIC ATTRACTORS, THEORY, AND APPLICATIONS

This special issue aims to address new developments of Lozi, Hénon, and other chaotic attractors, from theory to all possible applications.

Mathematics & StatisticsPhysical Sciences

Journal of Dual Diagnosis

Trauma and Substance Misuse

This special issue welcomes research focusing on the intersection of trauma and substance misuse across the lifespan.

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

Journal of Ecohydraulics

Remote Sensing in Ecohydraulics

This special issue welcomes research on innovative remote sensing tools and techniques to monitor physical and biological characteristics of water environments.

Engineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Sustainability

Journal of Ecotourism

Regenerative ecotourism and A-growthism: from Anthropocentrism to Deep Ecology

This special issue aims at understanding the exploitative and destructive human behaviour through the lens of ecotourism by embracing an interdisciplinary approach.

Environment & SustainabilityTourism, Hospitality and Events

Journal of Ecotourism

Ecotourism in the Metaverse? The Use of Virtual and Augmented Realities and Digital Interventions in Ecotourism

This special issue examines the implications for ecotourism and protected areas.

Environment & SustainabilityTourism, Hospitality and Events

Journal of Educational Administration and History

Exploring educational leadership and policy through Actor-Network Theory: On being ANTish in the ELMA field

We invite submissions that promise to contribute to global debates on educational leadership, management & policy in a range of settings through an ANT lens.

EducationHumanities

Journal of Educational Administration and History

The implications of the #metoo movement on educational institutions, educational leadership and policy

This special issue turns the lens of #metoo towards educational leadership and policy globally when it comes to gender-based violence and injustice.

EducationHumanities

Journal of Energy & Natural Resources Law

Energy Law for the Next Generation, Towards 2050

This special issue seeks to identify and capture in a normative way what energy law should be in 2050, i.e., for the next generation.

Environment & SustainabilityLaw

Journal of Engineering Design

Theory and Practice of Design Margins

We call for papers that offer advances in the perspective, philosophy, modeling, and valuation of design margins.

ArtsEngineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Journal of Environmental Planning and Management

Technological Innovation and Climate Change Mitigation Agenda: Implications for Environmental Sustainability

This special issue examines how government policies respond to climate change to achieve sustainable economic development and environmental sustainability.

Environment & SustainabilityGeography

Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A

Approaches, insights and examples in reconstructing historical pollution records throughout the Holocene Era

Identifying the timelines of chemical, material, or biological pollution from the past 12,000 years of the earth’s history.

BioscienceEarth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Sustainability

Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B

Effects of Pesticides on Environmental Healthcare: A Risk-based Evaluation and Possible Solutions

This special issue evaluates the effects of pesticides on environmental and human health and exploring possible solutions.

BioscienceEarth SciencesEngineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Agriculture

Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work

The Future of Race, Ethnicity, and Culture in Social Work: Challenges and Opportunities

This special issue aims to imagine what the future of race, ethnicity and culture would look like in relation to the selected issues and problems.

Health and Social Care

Journal of Family Communication

Communication in Black Families

This special issue seeks to examine the gap of black families receiving attention in family communication scholarship.

Behavioral SciencesCommunication StudiesSocial Sciences

Journal of Field Archaeology

On Backdirt

This special issue welcomes papers that center on backdirt, and its many meanings to archaeologists and the communities imbricated in archaeological work.

Humanities

Journal of Gerontological Social Work

Social Work Practice with Chinese-background Older Adults: Latest Research Evidence

This special issue focuses on disseminating scientific evidence on the topic of social work practice with Chinese-background older adults.

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

Journal of Global Fashion Marketing

Fashion And The Metaverse: Implications For Firms, Consumers, And The Environment

This special issue aims to stimulate interdisciplinary research on fashion and the metaverse.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Journal of Global Scholars of Marketing Science

The Role of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, & Access (IDEA) in Today’s Global Marketing Environment

The marketing impact of IDEA efforts because of global disparities and inequalities highlighted by recent events is the focus of this special issue.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Global Scholars of Marketing Science

Place Marketing and Destination Branding

We welcome empirical (qualitative and quantitative) and conceptual research papers on place marketing and destination branding.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies

Immigrant and Refugee Studies

Do you research migration and refugee studies? The Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies could be the perfect home for your next article

Global DevelopmentHealth and Social CarePolitics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering

Logistics 4.0: The path to sustainable development

This special issue aims to promote research works from academia and practitioners to explore how Industry 4.0 technologies help develop sustainable logistics systems.

Engineering & Technology

Journal of Information Technology & Politics

Social media and political contention: challenges and opportunities for comparative research

This special issue invites original contributions & reflections based on social media analysis of political contention in a comparative perspective.

Politics & International Relations

Journal of Inter-Organizational Relationships

The Research of International Relationships: Cross-Border Issues, Settings, and Insights

This special issue deals with all aspects of international relationships (exporting, supply chain) such as cultural issues, control, trust and opportunism.

Area StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Interactive Advertising

AI and Social Media Advertising

This special issue examines the role of artificial intelligence as an enabling technology to enhance advertising and an effective tool for advertising research.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Interactive Advertising

Brand Activism on Digital and Interactive Media

This special issue seeks research that contributes to understanding the relationship between brand activism and interactive media, and advertising's roles in the process.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Jewish Education

Jewish Education Through the Lens of Race, Ethnicity and Immigration

This special issue brings together different perspectives to advance our understanding of Jewish education through lenses focused on Jewish diversity.

EducationHumanities

Journal of Leisure Research

Identifying and Cultivating Optimal Experience: A tribute to Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

This special issue will be addressed to the subject of optimal experience, as a tribute to the late Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.

Behavioral SciencesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustrySocial SciencesSports and Leisure

Journal of Lesbian Studies

Transformative Reproductive Justice Futures

This special issue will examine the current challenges to reproductive justice across the globe and decolonial, anti-racist and lesbian visions of reproductive justice.

Area StudiesBehavioral SciencesHumanitiesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied HealthSocial Sciences

Journal of Lesbian Studies

Can CEE Lesbians Speak? Towards Central and Eastern European Lesbian Studies

This special issue seeks to understand the lesbian scholarship in CEE and the invisibility of CEE lesbians in global scholarship.

Area StudiesBehavioral SciencesHumanitiesMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied HealthSocial Sciences

Journal of Maps

Technical developments in geomorphological mapping in the context of climate induced landscape change

This special issue explores the latest advances in geomorphological mapping and assessing the influence of climate on the activity of geomorphological phenomena.

Geography

Journal of Maps

Mapping Health

Call for papers: Mapping health events, interactions, & services as well as the complex, multidimensional factors driving health disparities.

Geography

Journal of Marketing Management

Stop it! I don’t like it! Online abuse in the marketplace

This special issue invites research which not only seeks to understand why online abuse behaviour occurs, but suggests how it can be addressed or mitigated.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Marketing Management

Autonomy and Marketing: History, Present and Future

This special issue invites articles that explore any topic related to the history, present and future of autonomy in marketing.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology

Nuclear Data and Code Systems as a Basis of Nuclear Technology

Providing up-to-date information on the Nuclear Data and Code Systems applied in the field of nuclear science and technology.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

New Perspectives in the Management of Recurrent Miscarriage

This article collection aims to bring together research on the impact and consequences of RM on obstetrics and gynecology practice worldwide.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

The Effect of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Obstetrics and Gynaecology Practice

This article collection will help share information on how obstetrics and gynaecology has evolved and adapted to COVID-19.

COVID-19Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Journal of Plant Interactions

Plant Astrobiology

The Journal of Plant Interactions welcomes articles on the emerging field of research studying plant life in space environments.

Engineering & TechnologyEnvironment & AgricultureFood Science & Technology

Journal of Postcolonial Writing

Memory, Materiality, and Forgetting in the Postcolonial South Asian Diaspora

This special issue will examine the entanglement of memory, materiality, and forgetting in the postcolonial South Asian diaspora.

Language & Literature

Journal of Postcolonial Writing

The African Novel in the 21st Century: New Vistas of Postcolonial Discourse

This Issue will feature a range of articles on 21st-century African fiction, including its representation of migration and diaspora as well Africa-based topics.

Language & Literature

Journal of Progressive Human Services

The Politics of Policing: Global and Comparative Perspectives

This special issue will seek to understand the systems, structures and mechanisms of power and violence that drive policing practices.

Health and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Journal of Psychology

The making and breaking of love

This special issue is meant to offer a comprehensive view on love, and what may harm it.

Behavioral Sciences

Journal of Public Affairs Education

Mentorship in Higher Education

This special issue seeks to examine theoretical and practical insights into the use of mentorships within higher education.

Politics & International Relations

Journal of Religion & Spirituality in Social Work: Social Thought

How the Spirit Moves Us

This special issue welcomes submissions on incorporating spirituality into social work practice, teaching, and scholarship.

Health and Social CareHumanities

Journal of Research on Technology in Education

Tackling Misinformation through Online Information Literacy: Structural and Contextual Considerations

This special issue will address the structural and contextual elements of online information literacy.

Education

Journal of Responsible Innovation

Codesign and creative innovation for healthy ageing

This special issue explores the social, political, cultural, economic and technological dynamics of innovation with ageing users and communities.

BioscienceEarth SciencesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologySocial Sciences

Journal of Responsible Innovation

Critiquing the Direction for Innovation - The role of justice and exnovation

This special issue invites philosophers and social scientists working on innovation to critically examine the directions and directionality of innovation.

BioscienceEarth SciencesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologySocial Sciences

Journal of Sexual Aggression

Exploring the role of culture and diversity in understanding, preventing, and responding to sexual abuse

This special issue will explore diversity in sexual abuse with a focus on victims, people at risk of offending/have offended and address new insights, practice and/or policy.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social CareLawSocial Sciences

Journal of Sexual Aggression

Sibling Sexual Abuse

This special issue seeks to examine the most common form of intrafamilial child sexual abuse.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social CareLawSocial Sciences

Journal of Simulation

Agent-Based Modeling of Urban Systems: Building Trust, Improving Transparency, and Enhancing Translation

This special issue invites research papers on the use of agent-based models to understand, explore, and manage urban physical and socio-technical systems.

Computer ScienceEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Simulation

Reimagining Tomorrow with Simulation

This special issue will focus on research developments in simulation methodology and analysis as well as applied case studies.

Computer ScienceEconomics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Metaverse

This special issue examines the role and future of entrepreneurship and innovation in the metaverse.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Sports Sciences

Complexity and Systems Thinking in Sport

This special issue aims to bring together and showcase a growing body of complex systems research in sport.

Behavioral SciencesEngineering & TechnologySports and Leisure

Journal of Strategic Marketing

The Future of Marketing Analytics in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

This special issue focuses on the pivotal role of marketing analytics in the fourth industrial revolution through the lenses of big data, AI, cloud, and IoT.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Strategic Marketing

Technology Application in Modern Marketing

This special issue focuses on how new ‎technologies give rise to innovation in marketing strategies.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Strategic Marketing

ANZMAC 2022 - Reconnect and Reimagine

This special issue invites submissions from presenters at the marketing strategy, branding, and brand management track of ANZMAC 2022.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable Tourism in Emerging Economies

This special issue addresses the (cross-)cultural differences, through comparisons and contrasts, in the ways of thinking about and practicing sustainable tourism in emerging origin/destination societies.

Built EnvironmentEnvironment & SustainabilityTourism, Hospitality and Events

Journal of Sustainable Tourism

Real behavior in sustainable tourism. A methodological shift

This special issue is a call to attract manuscripts that measure real behavior in sustainable tourism. We are open to different methodological approaches.

Built EnvironmentEnvironment & SustainabilityTourism, Hospitality and Events

Journal of the International Council for Small Business

The World SME Forum - Humane Entrepreneurship and Innovation

This special issue will examine entrepreneurship and the role in our society.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing

ESGs and SDGs

This special issue welcomes research pertaining to ESG management and marketing issues as related to tourism and hospitality.

Sports and LeisureTourism, Hospitality and Events

Journal of Urban Technology

Artificial Intelligence and the City

This special issue will explore the role of AI-enabled systems in modernizing our cities.

GeographyUrban Studies

Journal of Urbanism

Informal Placemaking. Social Activism and Practices of Art and Culture

Placemaking with contemporary art and cultural practices, generating new ways of identifying with urban settings and a common understanding of urban livability.

GeographyGlobal DevelopmentSocial SciencesUrban Studies

Journal of Vocational Education & Training

Skills for Sustainable Futures

This special issue examines what forms of vocational education & training are needed for just and sustainable skills futures.

Education

Journal of Wine Research

Multisensory Technology in the Wine Industry: Where the Senses Meet Technology

This special issue welcomes research that informs our understanding of how multisensory technologies affect how consumers experience wine consumption.

BioscienceEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & AgricultureFood Science & TechnologyGeographyHumanities

Journalism Practice

Sustainable Journalism in the Global South: Concepts, practices, and challenges

This special issue recognizes the evolving role of journalism in addressing the intertwined sustainability crises of society and journalism.

Humanities

Journalism Practice

Journalistic Role Performance in Times of Change

This special issue explores factors shaping journalistic role performance.

Humanities

Journalism Practice

The role of news media in promoting hate speech

This special issue looks at how hate speech spreads in environments associated with the news media.

Humanities

Journalism Studies

Understanding News Avoidance: Paradoxes, Problems, and Priorities

This special issue seeks to advance the understanding of news avoidance through new or redefined theories and critical discussions.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Journalism Studies

Social Media Journalism and the Relationship Between its Characteristics, Constraints and Contingencies

This special issue welcomes manuscripts investigating social media journalism & the relationship between its characteristics, constraints & contingencies.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Language Acquisition

Clinical populations acquiring languages other than English

Special issue on language development in children who are both members of a clinically significant group & who are acquiring at least one language other than English.

Behavioral SciencesLanguage & Literature

Language and Education

What is the Future of Young People’s Volitional Reading? Exploring Diverse Perspectives

This special issue envisions the future of volitional reading for children and adolescents, drawing on diverse theoretical perspectives and empirical studies.

EducationLanguage & Literature

Language and Education

Researching Multilingually to Rethink EMI Policy and Practices

This special issue welcomes submissions on the sustainable implementation of EMI practices based on the multilingual resources that students and teachers can bring to bear.

EducationLanguage & Literature

Language and Intercultural Communication

Vulnerability and multilingualism in intercultural research with migrants: Developing an inclusive research practice

This special issue explores the interplay of vulnerability and multilingualism in research with migrant individuals and communities.

Language & Literature

Learning, Media and Technology

Minimal Computing and Ed Tech

This special issue will explore the relationship between edtech and minimal computing, an approach to technology that responds to local contexts and constraints.

Education

Leisure Sciences

Death, Loss, And Leisure: “Being-Toward-Death: Expounding The ‘Possibilities’ Of Leisure”

This special issue seeks to amass a rich collection of scholarship on death, loss, and leisure.

Social SciencesSports and Leisure

Leisure Sciences

Leisure and the Anthropocene

This special issue orients towards immersing the field of leisure studies more deeply in urgent and ongoing conversations about global environmental change.

Social SciencesSports and Leisure

LHB

Contributions to the Water Energy Food Nexus

This special issue welcomes submissions on the most recent developments of the Water Energy Food nexus.

Engineering & TechnologyEnvironment & Sustainability

Luxury

LUXURY: History Culture Consumption.

This special issue welcomes submissions on consumption of luxury during and post-COVID, and the consumption of luxury at the place of employment.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Management & Organizational History

Histories of entrepreneurship education: Exploring its past, understanding its present, and re-imagining its future

This special issue welcomes submissions on the history of entrepreneurship education.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Management & Organizational History

Microhistory in Management History and Organization Theory

This SI's scope is to explore the methodological, ontological, & empirical strengths of microhistory to advance management history & organization theory.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Marriage & Family Review

The Discipline of Family Science

A special issue describing the value of family science & the state of the discipline, and promoting discussion of future directions.

Behavioral Sciences

Mass Communication and Society

Media & Mental Health: Empirical Investigation of Outcomes

This special issue examines the relationships among media exposure and mental health-related cognitive, affective, and behavioral outcomes.

Communication StudiesHumanitiesSocial Sciences

Nanocomposites

Cellulose Nanocomposites and Nanofibers: Moving Towards Better Materials to Accommodate Human Needs and Well-being

This collection welcomes research articles regarding nanocomposites and nanofibers based on cellulose.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

National Identities

Nation, Narration, and Nationalism in Indian Popular Bollywood Movies

This special issue seeks to trace the trends of nationalistic films in Bollywood.

GeographyHumanitiesPolitics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

New Review of Academic Librarianship

Diversifying, decentering and decolonizing academic libraries

This special issue examines the impact of diversification, decolonization and liberation projects and initiatives have in and across academic libraries.

Information Science

New Zealand Journal of Zoology

Animals in a microbial world - contemporary perspectives

This special issue invites submissions with a focus on the diverse interactions of animals with the microbial world.

Environment & Agriculture

NORA - Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research

Nordic Endocrine Economies

This special issue will explore how sex hormones circulate in a Nordic context, including the Faroe Islands, Greenland, the Sápmi Nation, and the Aaland Islands.

HumanitiesSocial Sciences

Nucleus

Phase separation in nuclear biology

This special issue will discuss recent progress in studying phase separation in nuclear biology, including chromatin organization and gene regulation.

Bioscience

Occupational Therapy in Mental Health

Psychosis and Occupation

This special issue explores psychosis as a human experience and the implications for taking up such a stance in occupational therapy.

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

Open Learning: The Journal of Open, Distance and e-Learning

Capacity building to support online, digital and blended education

This special issue examines opportunities for and the impact of capacity building in online, digital and blended education.

Education

Ophthalmic Genetics

Festschrift: Dedicated to the Life and Work of A. Linn Murphree, MD

This special issue welcomes submissions on Retinoblastoma to celebrate the life and work of A. Linn Murphree, MD.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Optimization Methods and Software

Special issue dedicated to the memory of Andreas Griewank

This special issue is dedicated to the memory of Andreas Griewank.

Computer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyMathematics & Statistics

Optimization Methods and Software

In memory of Oleg Burdakov

A special issue of Optimization Methods and Software (OMS) dedicated to the memory of Oleg Burdakov.

Computer ScienceEngineering & TechnologyMathematics & Statistics

Parenting: Science and Practice

Parenting and Harm Reduction in the Context of Parent Psychoactive Substance Use

This special issue seeks to understand whether psychoactive substance use uniquely predicts parenting behaviors with the goal of preventing child maltreatment.

Behavioral Sciences

Pathogens and Global Health

Monoclonal Antibodies for Protection against Infectious Diseases

This special issue welcomes papers related to the development of monoclonal antibody therapies for protection against infectious diseases.

COVID-19Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Peace Review

Regional perspectives on a nuclear weapons ban

Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice 36(2) invites essays for a special issue addressing Regional Perspectives on a Nuclear Weapons Ban.

Politics & International Relations

Peace Review

Russo-Ukrainian War/Russian aggression against Ukraine

Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice invites papers for a special issue on the Russo-Ukrainian War/Russian aggression against Ukraine.

Politics & International Relations

Peace Review

Symposium: Geo-economics and Geopolitics of Peace and Conflict

This special issue explores the geo-economics and geopolitics dimensions of peace and conflict framed around the dynamics of existing and emerging risks.

Politics & International Relations

Peace Review

Twenty-Five Years after the Good Friday Agreement

This special issue invites submissions that examine the many afterlives of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement from the scholarly community as well as practitioners and activists.

Politics & International Relations

Peace Review

Folklore, Conflict & Peace

This special issue questions how folklore can play a role in the movement, drawn on in cultural reconciliation and the promotion of peace.

Politics & International Relations

Pedagogies: An International Journal

Digital Pedagogy

This special issue aims to contribute to a deeper understanding of digital pedagogy based on both empirical studies & philosophical discussions.

Education

Perspectives

Food and Translation: International and Interdisciplinary Perspectives

This special issue addresses the urgent real-world consequences of a lack of translation and scholarship to the advocacy connected to food industries and food studies.

Language & Literature

Philosophical Psychology

Mind in Action: Expanding the Concept of Affordances

This special issue seeks to understand how can novel applications of the concept of affordances inform a broader understanding of the human mind.

Behavioral SciencesHumanities

Philosophical Psychology

Understanding Bias

This special issue seeks to understand if there are alternative methods for understanding unintentional discrimination.

Behavioral SciencesHumanities

Planning Practice & Research

Challenges of Applying Circular Economy and Metabolism Principles in Urban Planning Practice, Education and Research

Circular Economy has had three decades to be implemented and find its way into planning practice and education, it is time to reflect on its impacts.

Built EnvironmentGeographyUrban Studies

Plant Signaling & Behavior

Responses of Crop Plants to Climate Change and Environmental Stresses

This article collection will examine various aspects of crop responses and tolerance to environmental stresses.

BioscienceEnvironment & Agriculture

Plant Signaling & Behavior

Volatile communication in plant stress responses: advances and perspectives

This article collection will seek to examine developments regarding signals, responses, and physiological and ecological consequences caused by plant volatile organic compounds.

Environment & AgricultureEnvironment & Sustainability

Politikon

Samir Amin and Development

This special issue honours and remembers the greatest economic thinker of our times.

Area StudiesPolitics & International Relations

Production Planning & Control

Innovative approaches in reshaping the Supply Chain for societal challenges

Special issue on new models & tools for the evolution of the Supply Chain towards Industry5.0 to create human-centric collaborative ecosystems.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Production Planning & Control

Success factors for Action Research on Operations Management: Can new (rigorous) knowledge be generated while solving a real (relevant) company problem?

This special issue seeks to understand how Action Research can contribute to solving practitioners problems in Operations Management.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & Technology

Psychology, Crime & Law

Cross-Cultural Issues in Psychology, Crime and Law

This special issue welcomes submissions that explore issues of culture, race and ethnicity in the criminal justice system.

Behavioral SciencesBioscienceLawSocial Sciences

Public Management Review

Public Management and Street-level Bureaucrats

In this special issue we call for articles that investigate how public management affect street-level bureaucrats’ roles and work, and outcomes for citizens.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Public Management Review

The New Public Management: dead or still alive and co-existing? State of play at 40+

This special issue aims to understand the current state of New Public Management & its relationship with other public sector reform trajectories/framings.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Public Money & Management

‘Hyper lean’ post managerialism: exploring the impact of the ‘Trojan Horse’ effect of Covid 19 in decimating resourcing of the public sector workforce

This special issue will examine the short- and long-term impact on economies, organizations and public sector and not-for-profit employees.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Public Money & Management

New directions in politicians’ use of accounting information

This special issue will highlight how politicians use accounting information.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Public Money & Management

Accounting for emergency: global responses to human-made disasters

This special issue welcomes contributions on accounting, auditing and accountability practices during and after human-made disasters from different geographies.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Public Money & Management

Great Expectations - Whole of Government Accounting: An International Perspective

This special issue will look at public sector accounting and reporting, specifically whole of government accounting: what works and what doesn't work.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

Quality Engineering

Reliability Engineering

This special issue welcomes the manuscripts that address various reliability engineering research topics.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologyMathematics & Statistics

Quantitative InfraRed Thermography Journal

Recent Trends in Sensing and Imaging for Quantitative InfraRed Thermography Non-destructive Testing and Evaluation of Composites

This special issue will focus on the advancement of Thermal Non-Destructive Testing (TNDT) methods.

Engineering & TechnologyGeographyPhysical Sciences

Quantitative InfraRed Thermography Journal

(2012 - 2022) In memory of Dr. Ermanno Grinzato: a landmark in Quantitative InfraRed Thermography

This special issue aims to keep alive in the scientific community the memory of Dr. Ermanno Grinzato, focalizing the attention on his main research activities.

Engineering & TechnologyGeographyPhysical Sciences

Regional Studies

The Geography of Higher Education

This special issue will discuss how changing policy frameworks and narratives can morph higher education into a driver of regional development and innovation.

Built EnvironmentGeographyGlobal DevelopmentPolitics & International RelationsUrban Studies

Regional Studies

Work, Places, and Industries in the Post Covid-19 Economy

This special issue will explore changes in the spatial distribution of workplaces and the transformation of regional labour markets in the post-Covid-19 economy.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyGlobal DevelopmentPolitics & International RelationsUrban Studies

Regional Studies

Justifications and objectives of regional policy under the new circumstances: evolution or Copernican revolution?

This special issue will investigate and discuss the justifications for regional policy and its objectives under the new circumstances we are living in.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyGlobal DevelopmentPolitics & International RelationsUrban Studies

Regional Studies

Social business sustainability for sustainable regional development

This special issue asks how social businesses can ensure commercial sustainability while fulfilling their commitment to regional development.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyGlobal DevelopmentPolitics & International RelationsUrban Studies

Religion & Education

Religion, Ethics, and Community-Based Learning

This special issue of Religion & Education aims to foster dialogue between religious ethics and community-based experiential learning.

EducationHumanities

Renal Failure

Nutraceuticals in Kidney Healthy Aging and Kidney Disease

This article collection aims to disseminate research concerning the protective effects of nutraceuticals on kidney health.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Renal Failure

Calciphylaxis and Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorder (CKD-MBD): Ongoing Challenges and Opportunities

This article collection will seek to highlight abnormalities between normal-renal function and CKD calciphylaxis populations.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Renal Failure

Application of artificial intelligence in the management of patients with renal dysfunction

The special issue aims to showcase the application of artificial intelligence for the management of patient populations with or at risk for renal dysfunctions.

Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Research in Mathematics Education

Mathematical Connections in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics

This special issue aims to understand the connections between ideas, concepts, procedures, and representations used in teaching and learning mathematics.

EducationMathematics & Statistics

Research in Nondestructive Evaluation

Machine Learning in NDE

This special issue will consolidate recent research activities that utilize existing or new AI/ML methods to advance the state of NDE.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

Review of Political Economy

Supermultiplier and Endogenous money

This special issue invites contributions that explore the interrelations between the supermultiplier and the theory of endogenous money.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryPolitics & International Relations

RNA Biology

RNA Structure and Modification in Disease

This article collection welcomes research on all aspects of RNA folding, modifications and disease.

Bioscience

RNA Biology

RNA-binding proteins in cancer medicine – bridging the gap between basic and clinical research

RNA Biology welcomes manuscripts that examine emerging molecular aspects of RNA and RBP biology as well as new methods to approach them.

BioscienceHealth and Social CareMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Roeper Review

Often Overlooked Multiple Exceptionalities

This special issue will include explorations of various forms of exceptionalities that show up in gifted individuals.

Education

Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism

Coastal tourism communities in transition: change practices, innovation, and governance for resilient futures

Call for research on the transition of tourism in coastal communities to more resilient futures. Focus on change practices, innovation & governance.

Tourism, Hospitality and Events

Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism

Locating Consumption: Spatiotemporal Methods Advancing Tourism Behavior Research

This special issue aims to advance the analysis and conceptualization of spatially mobile consumption.

Tourism, Hospitality and Events

Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism

Post-pandemic Perspectives on Second Homes and Multilocal Living

This special issue will examine second-home tourism and its impacts on individuals, communities, service providers, and property markets.

Tourism, Hospitality and Events

Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism

Towards Inclusive Resilient Future for Nordic Tourism

This special issue aims to focus on inclusive resilience in tourism and the current state of knowledge on resilience research within Nordic tourism scholarship.

Tourism, Hospitality and Events

Science and Technology of Welding and Joining

Recent Progress in Additive Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing is a rapidly emerging process for fabricating complex, intricate components of metals, ceramics, polymers, and composites.

Physical Sciences

Science as Culture

Futures of STS Academic Publishing

This special issue invites contributions reflecting on STS publishing practices and how they mediate the practical and epistemic organization of STS research.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanitiesSocial Sciences

Scientific Studies of Reading

Advancing the Science of Teaching Reading

This special issue will address advancing conceptualizations of the science of teaching reading.

Education

Sex Education

The politics of age in sex and sexuality education for children and young people

This special issue addresses resonances, tensions and conflicts associated with age, childhood, and children’s and young people’s engagement in sex and sexuality education.

Education

Shakespeare

Inessential Shakespeares: Contingency, Necessity, and Marginalization in Early Modern Drama

This special issue welcomes submissions that examine what Shakespeare plays - and which Shakespeareans - are considered "essential".

ArtsLanguage & Literature

Ship Technology Research

Simulation-driven Design of Maritime Systems

This special issue will examine Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) of ships and offshore structures.

Engineering & TechnologyTourism, Hospitality and Events

Social and Environmental Accountability Journal

Finding our Voices – Exploring Diversity, Inclusion and Accounting by the Marginalised and Managed Diverse

This special issue welcomes research that considers diversity and inclusion, with studies that focus on exploring the role of accounting, accountants and the profession.

Economics, Finance, Business & IndustryEnvironment & SustainabilityGlobal Development

Social Influence

Social Influence of COVID-19 Pandemic and Public Mental Health

This special issue aims to publish original research related to social influence and public mental health in the era of COVID-19 emergency.

Behavioral SciencesCommunication StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Social Influence

Using Social Influence to Nudge towards Healthy and Sustainable Food

This collection investigates how we can achieve healthy and sustainable food behaviors over time.

Behavioral SciencesCommunication StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Social Influence

Nationalism, Populism, and Extremism

This special issue will investigate the societal impact and political implications of nationalism, populism and extremism internationally.

Behavioral SciencesCommunication StudiesEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryHumanities

Social Work Education

ASIAN PERSPECTIVES FOR SOCIAL WORK EDUCATION

This special issue seeks to be a venue for an updated discussion of social work education in Asia.

Health and Social Care

Social Work Education

Tools, techniques and methods of the creative social work educator

This special issue aims to serve as a platform for shorter pieces which focus upon the ‘practice’ of social work education.

Health and Social Care

Sociological Focus

Pedagogy for the Future: Sociology, Innovation, and the Classroom

This special issue will explore innovative pedagogies, curriculum development, or assessment practices designed to meet the needs of changing student populations.

Social Sciences

South Asian History and Culture

Western Popular Music and the Making of Indian Modernity

This special issue will explore the impact of western popular music in the Indian context, spanning a wide range of musical forms and historical contexts.

Area StudiesHumanitiesSocial Sciences

South Asian Review

Partition: 75 Years and Beyond

This special issue aims to bring together conversations about the Partition in literary, visual, oral and material culture.

Area StudiesLanguage & Literature

Spatial Economic Analysis

Spatial Macroeconomics

In this special issue, we seek contributions that show how regional economics, economic geography and spatial econometrics can talk to macroeconomics.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryGeographyGlobal DevelopmentUrban Studies

Sport in Society

Sport and parenthood

This special issue will examine the intersection of parenthood and sport from several theoretical perspectives, geographical areas and methodologies.

Sports and Leisure

Sports Coaching Review

European Coaching Practices: Historical Perspectives on the Acquisition and Transmission of Coaching Knowledge

This special issue aims to use exemplar biographies to explore how coaching knowledge was accumulated and disseminated in and across different European contexts and in different time periods.

Sports and Leisure

Sports Coaching Review

Ethnomethodological and Conversation Analysis (EMCA) Studies of Coaching in Sport

This special issue will contribute to the study of sport coaching by reclaiming the analytical rigour and uniqueness offered by ethnomethodology.

Sports and Leisure

Sports Coaching Review

The implications of cultural-historical thought for sport coaching research and practice

This special issue invites contributions that examine the significance and relevance of studying sports coaching through a cultural-historical theoretical lens.

Sports and Leisure

Stochastic Models

11th International Conference on Matrix-Analytic Methods for Stochastic Models (MAM11)

This special issue welcomes submissions from attendees of the MAM11 conference, including high quality papers beyond the conference.

Mathematics & Statistics

Studies in the Education of Adults

Adult Education and Gender

This special issue provides a forum for adult educators to share their work in analysing, and responding to social constructions of masculinity and femininity.

Education

Supramolecular Chemistry

Celebrating ISMSC-2022 – the 16th International Symposium of Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry

This special issue celebrates the 16th International Symposium of Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry.

Physical Sciences

Sustainability: Science, Practice and Policy

Sustainability and the Post-2030 Agenda

This special issue welcomes contributions that seek to clarify and advance the post-2030 agenda.

Environment & SustainabilityTourism, Hospitality and Events

Sustainable Environment

Waste Management in Circular Bioeconomy

This special issue is conceptualized to highlight some of the recent development in the field of waste management.

Environment & Agriculture

Teachers and Teaching

Professional Digital Competence in Teacher Education; where are we, where are we headed and how to get there?

This special issue examines professional digital competence in preparing new generations of teachers for teaching in today’s classrooms.

Education

Teaching in Higher Education

Precarity and illusions of certainty in higher education teaching

This special issue seeks to expand the boundaries around precarity in higher education teaching.

Education

Territory, Politics, Governance

Africa under Construction: Critical Perspectives on Infrastructure and Labour

This special issue invites contributors to probe the connection between infrastructure and labour in Africa.

Area StudiesBuilt EnvironmentGeographyGlobal DevelopmentLanguage & LiteratureLawPolitics & International RelationsUrban Studies

Terrorism and Political Violence

Revisiting Terrorist Motivation: A Critical Appraisal and New Directions for Research

This special issue will seek to understand the issue of terrorist motivation.

Politics & International Relations

The Clinical Neuropsychologist

LGBTQIA+ Clinical Neuropsychology: Promoting Cognitive Health

This special issue will focus on clinical neuropsychological practice with sexual and gender minority groups.

Behavioral Sciences

The Clinical Supervisor

Clinical Supervision: Global Developments of a Professional Specialty

The series will provide the opportunity to document the current professional status of clinical supervision in a range of disciplines around the world.

Behavioral SciencesHealth and Social Care

The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought

Coordination Issues in Historical Perspectives. Research programs, debates, and fate of a protean concept.

For this special issue, we are expecting contributions that offer historical perspectives of the treatment of coordination issues in micro- and macroeconomics.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The European Zoological Journal

Global climate change, habitat destruction, invasive species: perspectives and challenges in the conservation of freshwater fauna

This special issue welcomes submissions devoted to the conservation strategies implemented to contrast climate change.

Environment & Agriculture

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

Beyond the Gender Binary at Work

This special issue seeks to understand the workplace/career experiences of non-binary individuals.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

The impact of algorithmic decision-making on workplace inequality and diversity

This special issue will advance knowledge on the impact of algorithmic decision-making on inequality and diversity in organizations.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

Continuity and Change in National Human Resource Management

This special issue will address issues of national context and time in human resource management.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The International Journal of Human Resource Management

HRM for resilient societies: a call for actionable knowledge

This special issue will enhance knowledge on relationships between HRM interventions and multilevel manifestations of resilience and resilient societies.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The International Journal of the History of Sport

The Transnational Athlete

This special issue explores labour migration and citizenship changes in sport from historical, sport policy, and legal perspectives.

HumanitiesSports and Leisure

The International Review of Retail, Distribution and Consumer Research

Retailing and the development healthy and sustainable food habits

This special issue aims to advance knowledge on how the food system and food retail can play its part in the promotion of healthy and sustainable food habits.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The International Review of Retail, Distribution and Consumer Research

Retail Metamorphosis – How Retailing Reconfigures Itself for the Future

This special issue invites submissions from the NRWC2022 conference participants who have presented their papers at the conference.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

The Journal of Environmental Education

The praxis and imaginary of Environmental and Sustainability Education in the Capitalocene

This special issue will interrogate the Capitalocene with respect to environmental and sustainability education and by deploying praxis and the imaginary.

Communication StudiesEducationEnvironment & Sustainability

The New Bioethics

The End of Roe v. Wade

This special issue will explore the impact of the recent decision to overturn Roe v. Wade and what it means for people from both sides of the debate.

BioscienceEngineering & TechnologySocial Sciences

The New Bioethics

Cryopreservation: Hype or Hope?

This special issue consolidates the work of those persons tackling cryopreservation's complex socio-legal and bioethical issues; issues of growing pertinence.

BioscienceEngineering & TechnologySocial Sciences

The Theory and Practice of Legislation

Legislation and Legislatures in War and Recovery

This special issue will seek to examine how legislation and legislatures ought to respond to war.

LawPolitics & International RelationsSocial Sciences

The Translator

Translation on and over the Web: Disentangling its conceptual uncertainties and ethical questions

This Special Issue aims to find best suited top-level concept(s) for online translation practices, uncover ideologies behind them and address ethical questions.

Communication StudiesLanguage & Literature

Theatre and Performance Design

On Capture

This call invites scholars and practitioners to engage with Agre’s question of capture within expanded practices of theatre and performance design.

Arts

Theatre, Dance and Performance Training

Training and Agency

This special issue will examine the relationship between performer training and agency, exploring questions of autonomy, creativity, the politics of training structures, and subversion.

ArtsHumanities

Theatre, Dance and Performance Training

Touch and Training

This special issue examines the role of touch in performer training in which race, gender, dis/ability, and health ask who can/should touch, and why/when/where?

ArtsHumanities

Theatre, Dance and Performance Training

Contemporary Directions in Director Training

This special issue invites a broad range of contributions from scholars and artists globally, in order to offer a contemporary consideration of training for directing.

ArtsHumanities

Tourism Planning & Development

Sustainable and resilient nature-based tourism development in the post-pandemic era

This special issue seeks to understand how to rebuild nature-based tourism post pandemic in a sustainable, equitable, climate-friendly & conservation-compatible capacity.

Tourism, Hospitality and Events

Tourism Recreation Research

Wellness Tourism, Social sustainability and the Wellbeing of Destination Communities

Wellness tourism development should empower and valorise local communities, providing voice to their perspectives and preserving their ways of life.

Built EnvironmentTourism, Hospitality and Events

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Single-cell transcriptomics

This special issue will highlight advances in our understanding of gene expression on the level of individual cells.

Bioscience

Transnational Corporations Review

Challenges and Opportunities of Transnational Corporations and FDI in Africa

This special issue is to explore challenges and opportunities faced by transnational corporations in Africa.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Transport Reviews

Transport and COVID-19

Papers summarizing existing work on COVID-19 & transport, while also critically reflecting on these studies & providing a forward-looking discussion on future expectations in the field.

Built EnvironmentEconomics, Finance, Business & IndustryEngineering & TechnologyGeography

Transportation Letters

Driver Behavior and Road Safety: Technological Advances in Combatting Human Errors and Behavioral Alarms

This special issue aims to combat human errors and behavioral traffic safety concerns by conducting naturalistic and simulation studies for improving road safety.

Built EnvironmentEngineering & Technology

Venture Capital

Entrepreneurial Finance: Implications of COVID-19 and Post Pandemic Challenges

This special issue will focus on the challenges faced by VC in the times of Covid-19 and implications for the post-pandemic scenario.

COVID-19Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Venture Capital

Digital transformation solutions of entrepreneurial finance in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Special issue exploring digital transformation solutions of entrepreneurial finance that can influence SME digitalization.

Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Veterinary Quarterly

Amyloidosis in animals: update on misfolding proteins, diagnosis, and treatment

This article collection will cover the progress and challenges in amyloidosis occurring in veterinary medicine with a one-health perspective.

BioscienceMedicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health

Visual Cognition

Handling Visual Distraction

This special issue will explore the fundamental or applied aspects of handling visual distraction.

Behavioral Sciences

Visual Cognition

Teaching Sensation and Perception

This special issue is dedicated to submissions describing approaches to teaching Sensation and Perception at the university level.

Behavioral Sciences

Welding International

Advanced Design Methods for Welding

This special issue will focus on advanced methods for the design of welded joints.

Engineering & TechnologyPhysical Sciences

World Archaeology

Archaeology in times of climate emergency

This special issue aims to address all topics related to how archaeologists are mitigating the impact of climate change on archaeological heritage, and how archaeologists are redefining their discipline as a relevant field in climate research.

Humanities

World Archaeology

Archaeologies of Labor

This special issue seeks articles which critically examine the complex characteristics of labor practices in the past.

Humanities

World Archaeology

Dance

This special will investigate dance archaeologically and through ancient visual and material culture.

Humanities

World Archaeology

Islands and Hominin Adaptation

We invite papers that address topics such as hominin migration & adaptation on islands, the effects of insular endemism, & hominin interaction.

Humanities

World Archaeology

Debates and emerging questions in world archaeology

This special issue seeks articles that tackle current debates of significance to the discipline, and/or that frame new questions emerging in archaeological research.

Humanities

World Archaeology

A century of Chinese archaeology: reflections and prospects

This special issue invites papers that reflect on all aspects of archaeology and heritage in China.

Humanities