Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published or sent to another journal. Otherwise an explanation has been provided in the "Comments to the Editor".
- The file is sent in Microsoft Word 2003-2010 format or docx.
- The author/s has/have provided web addresses (URLs) for references consulted from the internet.
- The text has spacing 1.5 points, the font size is between 11 and 12 points, italics are used instead underlined (except internet sites URL), and all figures and tables are within the text and not at the end of the manuscript.
- The text accords with stylistic and bibliographic requirements specified in the Author Guidelines. In particular, the references follow the APA style.
- If the paper is submitted to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the author's name and afiliation should be removed from the manuscript.
- The author has a PhD or a Master degree.
Original or Research articles
This document presents results from a research project. Its structure generally contains four important parts: introduction, analysis, discussion and conclusion. Word limit: 10000 words, including footnotes and references.
The document presents results from a research project from an analytical, critical or interpretative point of view. Word limit: 7000-9000, including footnotes and references.
The document presents and criticizes a recently published book. Word limit: 2000 words, including footnotes and references.
In this section, a critical note will be published by number on a recently published article and the author's reply (in case s/he agrees to respond to the criticism). These are short texts (1500 words maximum) that comment or discuss articles published in the last three years.
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