Special Sessions

YA Special Session 2007

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  • July 13, 2007


13th July 2007, 14.30 – 16.15 p.m., room 11

Centro Congressi “Federico II”, via Partenope 36,Naples (Italy)


The YA special session that took place during the Aesop congress 2007 was structured to address and communicate about "How to publish a PhD Thesis".

The main issue of the session has been addressed through a round of presentation by Prof. Patsy Healey (University of Newcastle upon Tyne), Ginny Smith (Taylor & Francis editor), Dymphna Evans (Ashgate editor), Chris Pringle (Elsevier Publisher), Bruce Stiftel (ex-editor of the Journal of Planning Education and Research) and Jean Hillier (University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Planning Theory editor).

YA members and young scholars attending the event further contribute to enrich the event generating a highly stimulating discussion.


Please, download the presentation of Ginny Smith here ("Tips to help you publish successfuly"), and the presentation of Dymphna Evans here and here ("PHD Guidelines: transforming your thesis into a book." long and short versions).


Tha YA Coordintation Team would like to thanks once more all the people that participate to the event and contribute to its realization!