We usually accept papers that are minimum 6,500 and maximum 10,000 words long.
Please send us a short abstract (ca. 100-200 words) and 3-5 keywords too when you submit your manuscript.
Papers should be given single spacing, Times New Roman 12.
We only accept papers that contain footnotes – endnotes are not accepted – and a bibliography.
Detailed citation guide:
In the footnotes as well as in the bibliography we use small caps (Kapitälchen) to highlight the family name of authors. In MS Word you can convert text to small caps by pressing ctrl + shift + k simultaneously.
Using ALL CAPS instead of Small Caps is not acceptable!
In the bibliography: Covey, Stephen (1989). “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.” Free Press, Budapest.
In the footnote: Covey 1989, p. 33.
Collection of studies, anthology:
In the bibliography: Van der Merwe, Justin – Bond, Patrick – Dodd, Nicole (eds.) (1997). “BRICS and Resistance in Africa. Contention, Assimilation and Co-optation.” Zed Books, London.
In the footnore: Van der Merwe – Bond – Dodd 1997.
Papers published in journals or collection of studies:
In the bibliography: Wieseke, Jan et al (2014). “Willing to Pay More, Eager to Pay Less: The Role of Customer Loyalty in Price Negotiations.” Journal of Marketing, vol. 68, no. 6, pp. 17-37.
In the footnote: Wieseke et al 2014, p. 20.
Collection of studies or anthology:
In the bibliography: Tarrósy István (2019). “The Belt and Road Initiative and Eastern Africa.” In: Van der Merwe, Justin – Bond, Patrick – Dodd, Nicole (eds.) “BRICS and Resistance in Africa. Contention, Assimilation and Co-optation.” Zed Books, London, pp. 170-186.
In the footnote: Tarrósy 2019, p. 175.
Article/paper with an author:
In the bibliography: Sengupta, Somini (2019). “Global Warming Is Helping to Wipe Out Coffee in the Wild.” The New York Times, 16 Jan. 2019. Source: www.nytimes.com/2019/01/16/climate/climate-change-coffee.html. Accessed on 17 Nov. 2019.
In the footnote: Sengupta 2019.
Article/paper without author:
In the bibliography: Reuters (2020). “Bolton prepared to testify in U.S. Senate impeachment trial: statement.” 6 Jan. 2020. Source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-bolton/bolton-prepared-to-testify-in-u-s-senate-impeachment-trial-statement-idUSKBN1Z51PA. Accessed on 7 Jan. 2020.
In the footnote: Reuters 2020.
If there is more than article from the same site and year, use ABC to distinguish (e.g. Reuters 2020a; Reuters 2020b)
It is acceptable to use “ibid.” to refer to the source cited in the preceding note
Please use a hyphen (-) between page numbers, do not a dash (–).
Please use “p.” to refer to one page and “pp.” to multiple pages.