Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Volume On Genocide Of Indigenous Peoples: Call For Authors

Call for Authors

Volume on Genocide of Indigenous Peoples in Genocide: A Critical Bibliographical Review

Samuel Totten (University of Arkansas, Fayetteville) and Robert Hitchcock (Michigan State University) are seeking potential contributors to Volume 8 of Genocide: A Critical Bibliographic Review (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers).

FOCUS OF VOLUME 8: Genocide of Indigenous Peoples

Among the topics/issues authors are needed for are:

Efforts of indigenous groups, nongovernmental organizations, intergovernmental organizations to combat ethnocidal and genocidal tendencies/actions

  • The Tasmanian Genocide
  • The Ache: Genocide? Ethnocide? Or?
  • IGBO: Genocide? Ethnocide? Or?
  • Denial of Indigenous Genocides

Prospective authors are welcome to suggest additional issues/topics for other chapters.

Contact Dr. Samuel Totten at: stotten@uark.edu

Chapters may be written by single authors, dual authors, or a triad of authors. Each author should be an expert on that which he/she addresses.

Each chapter should be between 20 and 30 pages, double spaced, typed.

The first half of the chapter should include a critical review of the topic/issue and the second half should be comprised of an annotated bibliography of key works (articles, chapters, books).

Interested authors should contact Totten informing him of his/her/their interest (Chapters shall be assigned on a first-come, first serve basis -- contingent, of course, based on one’s expertise)

Correspondence should include a note regarding their area of expertise and provide a short vita that addresses their expertise (degrees, major publications, et al).

Please be sure to provide contact information (name of affiliation, street address, city, state/province, country, email address.

The deadline for the submission of a chapter is September 10, 2009

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