GUIDELINES FOR CONTRIBUTORS TO CULTURE AND ECUCATION
We invite researchers to contribute scientific articles and book reviews in the fields of social sciences and humanities. Submission of original articles is open to all researchers, irrespective of discipline and institutional allocation.
All manuscripts are reviewed initially by the Editors. Those papers that meet the editorial standards of the journal and fit within its aims and scope will be submitted for peer review through a blind reviewing process.
GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSIONS
Manuscripts should be prepared by the author and send my email to the editorial team of Culture and Education at: email@example.com.
Each manuscript should contain:
- Name and surname of the Author (in the footnote there should be provide affiliation, country and email contact to the Author), full title and subtitle (if any) of the text.
- Abstract up to 250 words, their function is to show/present the goals, ways of analysis and main conclusions.
- Up to 8 key words.
- Articles in section Article–Studies should contain up to 40 000 characters (including the main text, abstracts, key words, tables and diagrams, footnotes and references), it should be divided into sections with not numbered internal titles.
- Reviews, commentary on reviews, reports should contain up to 20 000 characters. The title of the review should look as follows: Name and Surname of the Author of the review, (rev.), Name and Surname of the Author of the book, the title of the book in italics, Name of the Publishing House, place and year of publishing, pp. (the whole number of pages of the book, e.g. Emilia Żyłkiewicz-Płońska, (rev.) Mirosław Sobecki, Kultura symboliczna a tożsamość. Studium tożsamości kulturowej Polaków na Grodzieńszczyźnie z perspektywy edukacji międzykulturowej [title of the book translated into English], Trans Humana Wydawnictwo Akademickie, Białystok 2007, pp. 436.
- Footnotes should be kept to a minimum and contain additional information, which the Author is willing to add to the main text.
- References in the text should follow APA Style and be cited as (Author, Year, page) and an alphabetical references section follows the text.
- References should be written in alphabetical order.
- Titles of books and articles should be written in italics
- In case when book or article has been published only in other language than English, we require the title translation into English.
In case of books – Author’s Surname, the first letter of a Name. (publication year). Title of the book in italics, place of publishing: publisher.
Nikitorowicz, J. (2009). Edukacja regionalna i międzykulturowa, [English translation of the title], Warszawa: Wydawnictwa Akademickie i Profesjonalne.
In case of collective works – Author’s Surname, the first letter of a Name. (Ed.). (publication year). Title of the book in italics. place of publishing: publisher.
Combrinck-Graham, L. (Ed.). (1995). Children in families at risk. New York: Guilford.
In case of articles in collective works – Author’s Surname, the first letter of a Name. (publication year). Title of the article or chapter. In first letter of the Author’s Name. Surname (Ed.), Title of the book in italics (pp.). place of publishing: publisher.
Cross, T. L. (1998). Understanding family resiliency from a relational world view. In H. I. McCubbin, E. A. Thompson, A. I. Thompson, & J. E. Fromer (Eds.), Resiliency in Native American and immigrant families (pp.143–157). Thousand Oaks: Sage.
In case of an article in a journal – Author’s Surname, first letter of a Name. (publication year). Article title, Journal title in italics, Volume (Issue), pp.
Savvides, N. (2006). Developing a European Identity: a case study of the European School at Culham, Comparative Education, 42(1), pp.113–129.
Internet sources – If the article has a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) number, it has to be added at the end of the reference. Author’s Surname, first letter of a Name. (publication year). Article title, Journal title in italics, Volume (Issue), pp. DOI: xxxxx.
- *.doc or *.docx format
- 1,5 line spacing
- Margins 2.5 cm
- Font – Times New Roman
- Justified text
- Internal title (not enumerated)
Spellings: UK spellings may be used.
Punctuation: use single quotation marks with double quotes inside single quotes. Present dates in the form 1 May 1998. Do not use points in abbreviations, contractions or acronyms (e.g. AD, USA, Dr, PhD).
Funding details: Please supply all details required by your funding and grant-awarding bodies as follows: For single agency grants: This work was supported by the [Funding Agency] under Grant [number xxxx]. For multiple agency grants: This work was supported by the [funding Agency 1]; under Grant [number xxxx]; [Funding Agency 2] under Grant [number xxxx]; and [Funding Agency 3] under Grant [number xxxx].
Additionally we ask for:
- Originality statement
- Statement saying that the article is not in any other publishing process.