Call for Chapters: Utilizing Case Studies in Literacy and Language Education


Jason DeHart, The University of Tennessee, United States

Call for Chapters

Proposals Submission Deadline: April 21, 2024
Full Chapters Due: August 4, 2024
Submission Date: August 4, 2024


This book features chapters that examine questions of literacy and/or language in educational settings using the methods and/or methodology of case study. The book will be divided into primary, secondary, and post-secondary contexts.


The book is intended to showcase the possibilities of case study methods and/or methodology in relationship to questions of literacy and/or language. The book is intended for established and growing scholars in education to consider qualitative approaches to problems of research and practice.

Target Audience

Researchers, growing scholars and educators.

Recommended Topics

Case studies of literacy and/or language in… I. Primary Grades Instruction II. Secondary Grades Instruction III. Post-Secondary/Higher Education

Submission Procedure

Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit on or before April 21, 2024, a chapter proposal of 1,000 to 2,000 words clearly explaining the mission and concerns of his or her proposed chapter. Authors will be notified by May 5, 2024 about the status of their proposals and sent chapter guidelines.Full chapters are expected to be submitted by August 4, 2024, and all interested authors must consult the guidelines for manuscript submissions at prior to submission. All submitted chapters will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Contributors may also be requested to serve as reviewers for this project.

Note: There are no submission or acceptance fees for manuscripts submitted to this book publication, Utilizing Case Studies in Literacy and Language Education. All manuscripts are accepted based on a double-blind peer review editorial process.

All proposals should be submitted through the eEditorial Discovery® online submission manager.


This book is scheduled to be published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group Inc.), an international academic publisher of the "Information Science Reference" (formerly Idea Group Reference), "Medical Information Science Reference," "Business Science Reference," and "Engineering Science Reference" imprints. IGI Global specializes in publishing reference books, scholarly journals, and electronic databases featuring academic research on a variety of innovative topic areas including, but not limited to, education, social science, medicine and healthcare, business and management, information science and technology, engineering, public administration, library and information science, media and communication studies, and environmental science. For additional information regarding the publisher, please visit This publication is anticipated to be released in 2025.

Important Dates

April 21, 2024: Proposal Submission Deadline
May 5, 2024: Notification of Acceptance
August 4, 2024: Full Chapter Submission
October 6, 2024: Review Results Returned
November 17, 2024: Final Acceptance Notification
December 1, 2024: Final Chapter Submission


Jason DeHart The University of Tennessee


Education; Library and Information Science; Media and Communications; Social Sciences and Humanities
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