[CITASA] CALL FOR AUTHORS: Encyclopedia of Social Networking by George Barnett

gustavo gustavo at soc.haifa.ac.il
Wed Oct 21 13:35:50 EDT 2009


Dear CITASA members, this is a call for papers that may be of interest for
some of you.
Please contact directly Lisbeth Rogers network at golsonmedia.com

Gustavo Mesch, 
your CITASA Chair

On Tue, 20 Oct 2009 10:53:08 -0600, <network at golsonmedia.com> wrote:
> Dear Dr. Gustavo S. Mesch,
> 
> The ASA provided me with your email address as the contact for their
> section "Communication and Information Technologies". I am currently 
> recruiting authors for a new reference work from SAGE Publications 
> "Encyclopedia of Social Networking.  I am seeking to send the
announcement 
> below to the members of your section via your listserv or email list.  
> I have attached the article list, submission guidelines, and sample
article
> for your review.
> 
> Your assistance would be greatly appreciated.
> 
> Thank you!
> 
> Lisbeth Rogers
> Author Manager
> Golson Media
> network at golsonmedia.com
> 
> CALL FOR AUTHORS: Encyclopedia of Social Networking
> 
> We are inviting academic editorial contributors to the Encyclopedia of
> Social Networking, a new 2-volume reference to be published in 2011 by
SAGE
> Publications.
> 
> This comprehensive work will be marketed and sold to college, public, and
> academic libraries and includes some 400 articles, covering all aspects
of
> social networking from historical perspectives on social networks in
> ancient times to social networks in the Renaissance to the social
networks
> of war to Twitter. We are now making assignments with a deadline of 
> February 1, 2010.
> 
> Each article, ranging from 800 to 4,000 words, is signed by the
> contributor. The General Editor  for the encyclopedia is George Barnett,
> Ph.D. University of California – Davis, who will review all the articles
> for editorial content and academic consistency.
> 
> If you are interested in contributing to the encyclopedia, it can be a
> notable publication addition to your CV/resume and broaden your
publishing
> credits. Payments for the articles are honoraria that range from a $50
book
> credit at SAGE Publications for article submissions totaling up to 1,000
> words to a free set of the finished encyclopedia (a $250 value) for
> contributions totaling 10,000 words. More than this, your involvement can
> help assure that credible and detailed data, descriptions, and analysis
are
> available to students of social networking issues.
> 
> The list of available articles (Excel file) and Style Guidelines are
> prepared and will be sent to you in response to your inquiry. Please then
> select which unassigned articles may best suit your interests and
> expertise. 
> 
> If you would like to contribute to building a truly outstanding reference
> with the Encyclopedia of Social Networking, please contact me by the
e-mail
> information below. Please provide a brief summary of your background in
> social networking. Thanks for your time and interest.
> 
> Lisbeth Rogers
> Author Manager
> Golson Media
> network at golsonmedia.com




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