An abstract of between 400 to 500 words (excluding references) should be submitted. The abstract should include an indication of the purpose of the research, the interdisciplinary approach taken, the methods used and the key (expected) findings. The deadline for abstract submission is Friday 3rd February 2017, and the notification of acceptance is Friday 3rd March 2017.
The abstract should be submitted via email to Professor Donna Chambers (firstname.lastname@example.org)
An abstract submission implies that the work included:
- Has not been previously published elsewhere.
- Is not under consideration for presentation/publication elsewhere.
- Is approved by all authors for presentation and publication in the research symposium proceedings.
The first page of the abstract should include the title and the full details of the author(s). There should be a clear indication of the author(s) given name(s), family name(s), affiliation addresses (where the actual work was done) below the names, full postal address of each affiliation, including the name of the country, and e-mail address of each author.
Please begin writing your abstract on a different page. The abstract should be written (and submitted) in MS Word format, Times New Roman, Font 12, 1.5 Spacing.
Citations within Abstract:
Cole (2009) OR (Cole, 2009)
Browne and Cudeck (1993, p.139) OR (Browne & Cudeck, 1993, p.139)
Cole, S. (2009) A logistic tourism model: Resort cycles, globalization, and chaos. Annals of Tourism Research, 36(4), 689-714.
Hock, D. (1999) Birth of a chaordic age. San Francisco: Barret-Koehler Publishers Inc.
Chapter in Edited Book:
Browne M.W., & Cudeck, R. (1993) Alternative ways of assessing model fit. In: K.A. Bollen, & J.S. Long (Eds.) Testing Structural Equation Models (pp.136-162). Beverly Hills: Sage Publications.
Levinson, A. (2005) Why countries continue to consider regularization. Migration Information Source, Published 1st September, Available at: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/why-countries-continue-consider-regularization [Accessed 24th November 2016].
Upon acceptance please prepare a presentation of no more than 15 minutes. After your presentation five minutes will be allocated for any potential questions and verbal feedback.
Please Note: At least one author should present the abstract during the research symposium