50 Years of the Concerns Based Adoption Model (CBAM)

Submission deadline date: 1st December 2023


The original statement and description of the Concerns Based Adoption Model (CBAM) was introduced in 1973.  Over the 50 years since each element of the model has been the subject of studies, applications, and verification.  The aim of the Special Issue will be to present a set of papers summarizing the past work, a critique of what has been (and not been) done, and proposing steps that would be useful to conduct in the future.

List of topic areas

  • Research and implementation studies that have used one or more elements of the concerns based adoption model

Submissions Information

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Authors should select (from the drop-down menu) the special issue title at the appropriate step in the submission process, i.e. in response to "Please select the issue you are submitting to". 

Submitted articles must not have been previously published, nor should they be under consideration for publication anywhere else while under review for this journal.

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Key deadlines

Submissions open now!

Closing date for abstract submission: 31 May, 2023

Opening date for manuscript submission: 1 October, 2023

Closing date for manuscript submission: 1 December, 2023

Email for submissions: Gene E. Hall