National Conference on Honour Killing: Call for papers

ORGANIZER: Department of Political Science & Nehru Studies Centre, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur

WHERE: Senate Hall, University of Rajastha, Jaipur

WHEN: 12th – 13th January, 2013

THEME: Honour Killing: The Mind and the Mind Set: Challenges & Remedies


  1. Honour Killing: The Feminist Discourse
  2. Women’s Human Right to Life, Liberty & Dignity
  3. Patriarchy, Caste Identity and Khap Panchayats
  4. Corrective Measures: Role of State and non-state actors

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: Abstracts of approximately 350 words and full length papers with minimum of 3,500 words. Main text to be in Times New Roman 12 font size and heading will be 14 with Harvard style reference pattern [surname, initials (years), title of the book, publisher, place of publication].


  • Abstract Submission – 25th December, 2012
  • Submission of Full paper – 5th January, 2013
  • Last date for registration – 10th January, 2013

REGISTRATION FEE DETAILS: Registration fee is to be sent by way of Demand Draft drawn in favour of Convener, National Conference, UoR, Jaipur payable at Jaipur along with the registration on or before 5th January, 2013.

  • Academicians/Teachers – Rs 600
  • Research Scholars/Students – Rs 300
  • On the spot registration by any of the above categories – Rs 800′

For registration form and further details, kindly visit the following link-

Click to access nhu-31-10-2012.pdf