Call for expressions of interest: Special Issue Journal of Place Management and Development

Posted on March 31, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized

The dissemination group of our COST action has reached an agreement with the Journal of Place Management and Development to publish a special issue on “Crime Prevention through Urban Design, Planning and Management”. This is going to be Volume 9, Issue 2, (Spring/Summer 2016). Clara Cardia & Ares Kalandides will be the guest editors.

Anybody interested in contributing to the special issue please contact Ares Kalandides ( There are two types of articles that you can send in for double blind peer review:

a) Full research/ theoretical papers at around 6000 words plus references.
b) Case study pieces with a more practioner/practical recommendation focus of 1500

The special issue can accomodate a maximum of 6 research and 3 case study papers.


  • April 30th, 2015: Expression of interest
  • August 31st, 2015: Initial submission
  • October 31st, 2015: Double blind peer review. Notification of acceptance/rejection
  • November 30th, 2015: Revisions (where needed)
  • January 10th: Final revisions and submission to journal

Here is a link to the author guidelines:
At this point we would like to know who plans to submit an article.

Please send an email directly to Ares (, if you have any questions or to state your interest.


The Journal of Place Management and Development aims to further knowledge and best practice of the management, marketing and development (i.e. the making) of places worldwide. Truly multidisciplinary in scope, the journal provides contributions from all related fields, including property and real estate management, marketing, tourism and leisure, retailing, geography, public administration, sociology, planning and design.

The Journal of Place Management and Development published by Emerald is the official Journal of The Insitute of Place Management.