Our Acknowledgement

We would like to acknowledge the support of our confirmed sponsors.



Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh University Press is the premier scholarly publisher in Scotland of academic books and journals and one of the leading university presses in the UK.

The Peter Lang Publishing Group

The Peter Lang Publishing Group is based in Switzerland with offices located around the world. Deeply committed to academic excellence in the humanities and social sciences, Peter Lang offers an extensive portfolio of publications: over 1,800 new titles annually and over 55,000 titles in stock.




ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company’s products are a gateway to the world’s knowledge including dissertations, governmental and cultural archives, news, historical collections, and ebooks. ProQuest technologies serve users across the critical points in research, helping them discover, access, share, create, and manage information. The company’s cloud-based technologies offer flexible solutions for librarians, students, and researchers through the ProQuest®, Bowker®, Coutts® information services, Dialog®, Ex Libris®, and SIPX® businesses – and notable research tools such as the RefWorks® citation and document management platform, the Pivot® research development tool, and the ebrary®, EBL™, MyiLibrary® ebook platforms. The company is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with offices around the world.

Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. We publish in many countries, in more than 40 languages, and our products cover an extremely broad academic and educational spectrum.