Dear all- Below you can find some instructions, based on Springer’s requests:

1. Please examine the manuscript guide prior to preparing a final version of your chapter- section 4.2.

2. We will have an unnumbered contributed volume- no numbers are required for the chapter.

3. All references should be written in accordance with “Springer SocPsych Style”

4. We will use British English.

5. All chapters should have a 150-250 word abstract and up to 5 keywords.

6. APA style will be used for headings and subheadings.

7. Up to 20 pages of text and 5 pages of reference.

8. Double spaced, Times New Romans, 12 font size.

9. One table, figure or picture per chapter at the most.

10. Use the MS checklist to ensure that you follow all guidelines proposed by Springer.

11. Should a chapter include previously published materials like illustrations, figures, paragraphs etc, it is the author’s responsibility to obtain permission to reprint these materials. Please find attached our permissions guidelines and permission request letter.

12. The first author of each chapter should sign the consent to publish and email to Liat.