Call for Papers

Journal of Youth Researches

 13th Issue

Call for Papers

Journal of Youth Researches (GAD) is a peer-reviewed national academic journal that publishes scientific studies on “youth”. The aim of the journal is to be a source for international and interdisciplinary original scientific studies, produce quality debates about youth and contribute to the shaping of policies with regard to youth in Turkey. The studies to be published are expected to make new and original contributions to debates on youth, in addition to having academic qualifications. The magazine thus aims to contribute to the establishment of a background which individuals/organizations working in the field of youth in Turkey will benefit from.

In this context, 13th Issue of the Journal of Youth Research will be published as a special issue with the title of PARTICIPATION AND YOUTH. Within the scope of PARTICIPATION AND YOUTH, articles relevant to the following subheadings will be included.

ü  Youth Councils,

ü  Youth Participation in Political Processes,

ü   Youth Participation in Social Processes,

ü   Youth Participation in Economic and Cultural Processes,

ü  Issues regarding Youth Participation in Education, Acquiring a Profession and Employment,

ü  Social Participation of Youth in Every Field,

ü  Participation of Youth in University Administrations (Student Clubs/Council),

ü  The Effects of Social Media on Participation



Deadline for submitting abstracts (Turkish -English abstract): 25 September 2017

Deadline for sending full text (including expanded abstract in English): 01 October 2017


Important Note: Authors should check that they have the following qualifications in the article they send. Works that do not carry any of these qualifications will not pass the preliminary evaluation process:


1-The article should be original and of scientific quality.

2-The article should be written according to APA writing rules (according to 6th APA Manual). For the writing rules, please refer to our magazine's web site: )


3-The articles will also include the "English expanded abstract".  The expanded English summary of 5-7 pages should include:

                a. Title of the article

                b. Main issue of the article

                c. The method used by the article

                d. Findings/data of the article

                e. Discussions on findings and data

                f. The results of the article and suggestions, if any



For a sample expanded abstract in English, please refer to our journal's content:


We wish you success in your work and offer our respects.


On behalf of the team of the Journal of Youth Research,

Prof. Dr. E. Didem EVCİ KİRAZ, Editor

Suat Tayfun TOPAK, GAD Editor in Chief


Editorial Contact:

S. Bahar ALBAN, Editorial Coordinator



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