Call for papers: Journal of Political Studies Political Sphere #20 (1) 2013. Deadline: 15 April 2013

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Journal of Political Studies Political Sphere (Palityčnaja Sfiera)

Institute of Political Studies Political Sphere“

Milosz Center, Vytautas Magnus University

Series: International Relations

 Bilateral Relations # 20 (1) 2013

Deadline: 15 April 2013

Estimated time of issue: July 2013  

Political Sphere (Palityčnaja Sfiera) is a leading specialized periodical in the field of political and social sciences in Belarus. The journal publishes research materials on all key topics and on all approaches of political science and related disciplines. The articles undergo anonymous peer-review. Selection of materials for publication is based on their adherence to scholarly standards as well as their empirical and theoretical contribution to understanding of politics. The journal is included in a number of international social science databases, such as the Central and Eastern European On-line Library. It is also referenced in the International Political Science Association (IPSA) Abstracts.


The journal is published since 2001.

The main theme of the issue is bilateral relations between the countries of East Central Europe. The issue will consider current state and trends in relations between the countries of the region with special focus on Belarus. Other important problems to be covered are impact of European integration and Russian strategy of foreign policy on affairs in the region, as well as prospect of increase of Asian economic and political factor. 

Problems of the issue:

 –          Impact of economic crisis on relations between the states of East Central Europe.

–          European, Russian and Asian factors in development of East Central Europe.

–          Cooperation and conflict in the region, integration projects.

–          Belarus in bilateral relations.

–          Belarusian foreign policy: European, Eurasian and Asian influences.


You can submit articles for publication in Belarusian, Russian, English, as well as in Polish and Ukrainian.

The articles will be published in Belarusian or Russian. Translation of the articles accepted for publication will be arranged by editorial team.

The topics of submitted articles may differ from the main theme of the issue.

Only original texts, which have never been published as articles or parts of monographs, can be submitted for consideration.

Submitted articles undergo anonymous peer review.

For submission guidelines, see: rules of submitting.

All submitted papers must adhere to the American Political Science Association Style (see

Materials for publication in Issue No. 20 are accepted until 15 April, 2013.

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