International Journal on Responsibility


IJR will provide publications in different formats. One format will accept a range of submissions on a range of topics and disciplines that deal with various aspects of responsibility. Another format will be organized around special topics — such as intervention, climate change, nonviolence — and/or contemporary issues guest edited by a specialist or team of specialists in the given field. Proposals for special issues are welcomed and invited.

Paper Submissions (6,000-8,000 words)

The journal accepts submissions on the full range of topics related to responsibility as well as special issues dedicated to one topic.

Citation and Formatting

All content submitted to IJR should be formatted in accordance with the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition (2017).

Book Reviews (800 words)

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the address below. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section. Potential reviewers will be recruited by the Editorial Board.

Contact Information

The official publication address for the journal is:

International Journal on Responsibility,
Mahatma Gandhi Center for Global Nonviolence,
90 Bluestone Dr, MSC 1205, Moody 107a,
James Madison University,
Harrisonburg, VA 22807, USA.

At this time, please direct all correspondence to the Associate Editor:
Howard S. Carrier
JMU Libraries,
MSC 1704,
James Madison University,
Harrisonburg, VA 22807, USA.