As 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, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
Title: centred, in bold, capital letters, font size: 14
Abstract: 5 lines at most, in italics (the word "abstract" will be in bold)
Key words: 5 words at most, in italics (the word "key will be in bold)
Introduction: 5 to 10 lines, in italics (the word "introduction" will be in bold)
Subtitles: in bold
Text: TNR 12, 1 line spaces
Conclusions: 15 lines at most (the word "conclusion" will be in bold)
Selective bibliography: in decreasing chronological order of the issue date of the papers, for women authors, the full forename will be mentioned, the title of the paper (it will be mentioned in the language the original paper was published in), in italics, publishing house, place, year of publication.
The papers will have footnotes written as follows: for women authors, the full forename will be mentioned, the paper title (in the language the original paper was published in), in italics, publishing house, place, year of publication, pages, font size: 10.
The papers that do not meet the above requirements will not be admitted into the review process.