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CfP- The Journal of Indian Ocean World Studies


October 01, 2015


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The Journal of Indian Ocean World Studies

The Journal of Indian Ocean World Studies (JIOWS) publishes original peer reviewed articles by established and emerging scholars in the social sciences and related disciplines that contribute to an understanding of the Indian Ocean World (IOW) and its constituent parts, from early times to the present day. The IOW is here defined as a macro-region running from Africa to the Far East, comprising both maritime and terrestrial zones.



Papers may be submitted in English or French. Only full and previously unpublished papers (not abstracts) will be considered. Potential articles should be original, and a maximum of 8,000 to 10,000 words, including footnotes. They should be in 12 pt Times Roman script, with double line-spacing throughout. Footnotes should be reserved for bibliographical references. A 200 word abstract, and the author’s name, institutional affiliation, and email address should accompany the article which should be sent to the editors as an email attachment (in doc format, not pdf) at

Authors are advised to adhere to the JIOWS style guide available here: 

Kindly address all submissions to

Contact Info: 

Indian Ocean World Centre (IOWC)

McGill University| Peterson Hall | 3460 McTavish Street | R100
Montréal, Québec | H3A 0E6 | Canada
Telephone: +1 514 398-6204 | Fax: +1 514 398-8365 | 


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