Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government is an international journal for the study of the politics, administration and management of local affairs. The journal publishes articles which contribute to the better understanding and practice of local self-government and public administration and which are of interest to scholars, policy analysts, policymakers and practitioners. The focus of the journal is on the critical analysis of developments in local governance throughout the world. Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government provides a unique forum for the consideration of all issues related to sub-national levels of government. Articles appearing in Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government are abstracted and indexed in Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) (ISI Impact factor: 0,400, Political Science 111/157, Public Administration 39/47), CSA Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, Current Geographical Publications, Academic's OneFile (Gale), International Political Science Abstracts, ProQuest, Scopus (SRJ Indicator: 0,211, Public Administration 33/57), International Bibliography of Periodical Literature (IBZ), International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS).
Call for papers
Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government will publish a special issue entitled "History of Local Self-government and Public Administration" in January 2015. Prospective contributors are invited to submit their complete original scientific papers concerning local self-government and public administration from antiquity until the middle of the 20th century.
Selected contributions will be reviewed by internationally recognized reviewers and published in a special issue of Lex Localis - Journal of Local Self-Government. Prospective contributors are invited to submit their complete original scientific papers on-line at: http://journal.lex-localis.info no later than 1th of August 2014. Contributors should submit original scientific paper with extended abstract (not more than 100 words) (paper should not exceed more than 8.000 words), personal contact details (full name, job title, postal address, phone and fax number, e-mail address, institutional affiliation and current positions of presenter) and up to five key words with indication to which panel topic is submitted. All submitted papers should be in Microsoft Word format and submitted electronically at http://journal.lex-localis.info.
Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government Editors will do the selection of best papers and contributors will be notified no later than 1st of November 2014 if their intended contributions are accepted to be published.