Notice: Constant DATE_RFC7231 already defined in /afs/elte.hu/org/hagion/hagion.elte.hu/includes/bootstrap.inc on line 258
AΓION | A Journal of Religious Studies http://hagion.elte.hu en Home http://hagion.elte.hu/?q=content/home <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'Trebuchet MS', Verdana, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 18.909090042114258px; background-color: rgb(238, 238, 204); text-align: center;"><br><a href="#Aims and Scopes" name="Tartalomjegyzék" style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;"><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">Aims and Scopes</span></span></a><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: verdana, geneva, sans-serif;">&nbsp;▪&nbsp;</span><a href="#Call for Papers" style="background-color: transparent; line-height: 20.399999618530273px; font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; white-space: nowrap;">Call for Papers</a><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: verdana, geneva, sans-serif;">&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: verdana, geneva, sans-serif;">▪</span><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: verdana, geneva, sans-serif;">&nbsp;</span><a href="#Deadlines" style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; background-color: transparent; white-space: nowrap;">Deadlines</a></div><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'Trebuchet MS', Verdana, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 18.909090042114258px; background-color: rgb(238, 238, 204); text-align: center;">&nbsp;</div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><a name="Aims and Scopes"><strong style="color: rgb(162, 121, 16);"><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, geneva, sans-serif;">Aims and Scopes</span></span></strong></a></div><div><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;"><em>AΓION</em>&nbsp;is a new, <a href="http://hagion.elte.hu/index.php?q=content/about#Rew">peer-reviewed</a> English language journal, published under the aegis of the&nbsp;</span></span><a href="http://religiousstudies.elte.hu/"><span style="color: rgb(162, 121, 16);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">Centre for the Study of Religion</span></span></a><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">, Faculty of Humanities, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, aimed at the international scholarly community.</span></span></span></div><div><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;"><em>AΓION&nbsp;</em>focuses on the examination of religious phenomena and key aspects of religious studies; scholarly work that is theoretically well-founded and based on philological or other accepted methods; original work that has not yet been published in an international scholarly language.&nbsp;</span></span></span></div><div><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">The name of the journal pays homage to the epochal work of <a href="http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/434884/Rudolf-Otto">Rudolf Otto</a>, but&nbsp;<em>AΓION</em>, supporting diversity in views and methods, does not commit itself to any specific trend or school of religious studies. Thus it accepts works of merit from all fields of research that are connected to the study of religion (including historical, analytic, and philological studies, and also, philosophy of religion, ethnology, anthropology, sociology, psychology, and law), as long as they are relevant to the study of religion.</span></span></span></div><div><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">The journal will also emphasise ritual studies, reflecting the dynamic and varied character of East-Central European (e.g. Hungarian) and Eastern European research (such as anthropology of religion, and the study of liturgy based on religious studies).</span></span></span></div><div><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;"><em>AΓION&nbsp;</em>gives preference to studies based on the relevant source languages, and while it expects articles to be written in proper scholarly fashion, also encourages approachability for a wider audience (quotations should be translated, technicalities properly explained, etc.).&nbsp;</span></span></div><div><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">The journal also welcomes studies addressing issues of contemporary relevance.</span></span></span></div><div><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">Articles of an apologetic or missionary character will not be considered. On the other hand, the journal does not publish works of religious criticism, even though criticism of religion, or of particular religions can be a topic of religious study.</span></span></span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><a name="Call for Papers"><strong style="color: rgb(162, 121, 16);"><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, geneva, sans-serif;">Call for Papers</span></span></strong></a><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;">&nbsp;</span><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 18.909090042114258px; text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 12px;"><a href="#Tartalomjegyzék">↑</a></span></strong></div><div><em style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">AGION&nbsp;</em><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">awaits research articles, editions (with translations) of textual sources, and book and media reviews for publication in compliance with its aims and scopes. Research articles are expected to be about 8–12 pages (counting ca. 400–450 words/3000–3200 characters per standard page), but works of differing length are also accepted. Preliminary enquiries should be made concerning articles of much greater length. Reviews are expected to be about 2–3 pages in length, but if justifiable (in the case of significant, or problematic works) longer submissions are accepted.</span></div><div><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">Please find the appropriate section of the webpage regarding&nbsp;<a href="http://hagion.elte.hu/index.php?q=node/3/">policies</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href="http://hagion.elte.hu/index.php?q=content/submissions">submissions</a>&nbsp;(especially concerning citational and bibliographical norms, along with the scientific transcription of certain languages). In case of uncertainty please consult the&nbsp;<a href="mailto:deri.balazs@btk.elte.hu?subject=From%20Hagion.elte.hu">Editor-in-chief</a>. To avoid the misplacement of articles please address all works to the&nbsp;<a href="mailto:seagersmith.daniel@gmail.com?subject=From%20Hagion.elte.hu">Editorial Assistant</a>&nbsp;as well.</span></span></span></div><div><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;">&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">Copies of publications may be sent to the address stated in the <em>Contact Us</em> field by publishers and authors for review.</span></span></span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><a name="Deadlines"><span style="color: rgb(162, 121, 16);"><strong><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: tahoma, geneva, sans-serif;">Deadlines</span></span></strong></span></a><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px;">&nbsp;</span><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 18.909090042114258px; text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 12px;"><a href="#Tartalomjegyzék">↑</a></span></strong></div><ul><li><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif;">Works to be published in the first volume (containing issues 1–4) are expected until 31<span style="font-size:12px;"><sup>st</sup></span> July 2014, but (in respect of the summer holidays) authors are requested to post articles by&nbsp;<strong>30<span style="font-size:12px;"><sup>th</sup></span> June 2014</strong>—to ease the process of peer-review.</span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">The deadline of works for the second&nbsp;volume’s 1–2 issues is&nbsp;</span><strong style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">30<sup><span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">th</span></span></sup> November 2014</strong><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">.</span></li></ul></div></div></div> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 00:54:59 +0000 admin 8 at http://hagion.elte.hu