Best Chapter Award 2020: 5th International Thematic Monograph: Modern Management Tools and Economy of Tourism Sector in Present Era
Award Guidelines and Criteria
Purpose: The purpose of the Best Chapter Award is to recognize and promote quality contributions to academic research and writing among scholars and students who present and publish chapters in the 5th International Thematic Monograph: Modern Management Tools and Economy of Tourism Sector in Present Era.
Eligibility: All chapters submitted and published in the 5th International Thematic Monograph: Modern Management Tools and Economy of Tourism Sector in Present Era of the year, regardless of the status of the first authors (i.e., scholar, student, educator, policy maker or professional, etc.) are eligible for competition for the Best Chapter Award.
Exclusions: The chapters authored or co-authored by the Editors and Editorial Board members are not taken into consideration.
Initial Score based Selection: The 5 accepted chapters receiving the highest scores in the review process are chosen as candidates.
Award Candidates Announcement: Authors of the selected chapters will be informed before monograph finalization and the candidates will be announced on the publication's homepage.
Award Selection Committee Work: The Editorial Board members will score candidate papers.
Award Criteria: The Editorial Board will consider innovation, significance to the research community, scientific impact and technical excellence.
Each chapter will be given a score of 0 – 10 (where 0 is the lowest and 10 is the highest score) against each criterion.
Meta-criterion that is specifically applied to the Best Chapter Award category is that the winner of the award should be a chapter that substantiates a new and novel idea or approach contributing to the cumulative knowledge base of the field and is likely to inspire fellow scholars in their research, as opposed to just grinding out yet another example of a well-known approach or result (even if the study was neatly conducted and reported). In other words, it is the “WOW” factor that we hope to see in the winning chapter.
Winners Definition: The chapter receiving the highest score by the Editorial Board will be awarded as the Best Chapter Award.
The author of an awarded chapter, and co-authors if any, will be entitled to:
Issues: If there is any issue arising before the final decision can be reached, the Editorial Board will discuss it promptly.
The Best Chapter Award Candidates:
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The Best Chapter Award Winner(s):
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Best Chapter Award Candidates 2020
ITM 2020 Best Reviewer Award Winners