Deadline Extension: Call for papers for the CIRR special issue on ‘European Union and Challenges of Cultural Policies: Critical Perspectives’

Croatian International Relations Review (CIRR)

Special issue on ˜’European Union and Challenges of Cultural Policies: Critical Perspectives’

Vol. 24 No. 82 (2018)

The article submission deadline for the upcoming Croatian International Relations Review (CIRR) Special Issue on ‘European Union and Challenges of Cultural Policies: Critical Perspectives’ (Vol. 24 No. 82, 2018) has been extended until December 17th, 2017.

Within the framework of the CULPOL project, the Croatian International Relations Review (CIRR) accepts contributions for its special thematic issue ‘˜European Union and Challenges of Cultural Policies: Critical Perspectives’ that will focus on the systematic and critical reflections on the impact of the European Union on the national level policies that are framing the cultural field, shedding light on the challenges of implementing cultural policies, as well as, on the challenges of creating and thinking about new cultural policies.

Please read the full Call for proposals at the following link.

We welcome original articles written in English up to 8000 words in length (including footnotes and an abstract of 150 words, and excluding the bibliography). All selected articles are subject to double-blind refereeing by at least two reviewers. Please consult the Instructions for authors before submitting your contributions.

Articles should be sent to with the subject line stating ‘Article submission for the Special Issue on European Union and Challenges of Cultural Policies: Critical Perspectives’.

Extended article submission deadline: December 17th, 2017

Expected publication date: June, 2018

In case of further inquiries, please feel free to contact our Guest Editors: Jaka Primorac (, Aleksandra Uzelac ( and Paško Bilić (

For more information, please follow CULPOL project website or contact us via email:

The Croatian International Relations Review (CIRR) is an interdisciplinary academic journal published in English since 1995 and is dedicated to social sciences with a focus on political science, sociology, law and economics. Each issue includes scholarly, double-blind peer reviewed articles, and book reviews. CIRR is a member of COPE – Committee on Publication Ethics – and is published electronically by the Institute for Development and International Relations (IRMO) in Zagreb. The journal is supported by the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia and is published in collaboration with De Gruyter Open, the world’s second largest publisher of Open Access academic content. CIRR is indexed by 40 scholarly databases, including ESCI, Scopus, Erih Plus, EconLit and DOAJ.

The recent inclusion (starting with the issue 77 (2017) ) of the journal in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), the prestigious scholarly database, represents a confirmation of its quality and further encourages us to continue striving towards its excellence and visibility.