Social Work Bulletin

Department of Social work,

University of Kashmir, Hazratbal, Srinagar 190006


General Manuscript Submission Guidelines

The text must be in Times New Roman with 1.5 spacing. The manuscript should be in MS WORD accompanied by a hard copy of the text on paper (along with original photographs if used in the text). Normally the script should not exceed twenty A-4 size pages (having all round margins of 1.5” and 1.5 lines space in between the lines) including abstract.


All manuscripts must include an abstract containing a maximum of 250 words typed on a separate page.

Key words:

Keywords must be mentioned after the abstract please supply up to five keywords or brief phrases.


Graphics files are welcome if supplied as Tiff or EPS files. Multipanel figures (i.e., figures with parts labeled a, b, c, d, etc.) should be assembled into one file.

The minimum line weight for line art is 0.5 point for optimal printing.


Referencing Style:

List references in alphabetical order. Each listed reference should be cited in text, and each text citation should be listed in the References section.

Examples of basic reference formats:

Journal Article:
Hughes, G., Desantis, A., & Waszak, F. (2013). Mechanisms of intentional binding and sensory attenuation: The role of temporal prediction, temporal control, identity prediction, and motor prediction. Psychological Bulletin, 139, 133–151.

Authored Book:
Rogers, T. T., & McClelland, J. L. (2004). Semantic cognition: A parallel distributed processing approach. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Chapter in an Edited Book:
Gill, M. J., & Sypher, B. D. (2009). Workplace incivility and organizational trust. In P. Lutgen-Sandvik & B. D. Sypher (Eds.), Destructive organizational communication: Processes, consequences, and constructive ways of organizing (pp. 53–73). New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.



All the Manuscripts can send or mailed to;



Department of Social Work,

University of Kashmir, Hazratbal, Srinagar 190006