REQUIREMENTS FOR ARTICLES

 

Dear authors!

 

At the moment, the editorial board makes efforts that the journal Politicus will be included in the international science and research database Web of Science. For this reason, it is important that authors comply with the requirements for publications.

 

The editorial board invites scientists, practitioners, and readers interested in the journal topics for cooperation.

 Journal sections

 

  1. Theory and History of Political Science;
  2. Political Institutions and Processes;
  3. Political Culture and Ideology;
  4. Political Problems of International Systems and Global Development;
  5. Ethnopolitology and Ethno-State-Studies.

 

 

 The scientific journal Politicus accepts the articles by August 17, 2018, which will be published in the issue № 4 

 

PROCEDURE FOR SUBMITTING MATERIALS

To publish an article in the scientific journal Politicus No. 4 2018,  it is necessary to send by August 17, 2018 the following materials to e-mail: Этот адрес электронной почты защищен от спам-ботов. У вас должен быть включен JavaScript для просмотра. :

  1. the article;
  2. author’s personal information (first name, patronymic, and last name of the author, place of employment (study), address of employment place, contact number, e-mail, postal address for sending of printed copy);
  3. a review of the article given by Doctor of Science of the same study (Doctors of Sciences don’t need the review).

The editorial board of the journal performs an internal review of the article – a member of the editorial staff examines the article (single-blind review - a reviewer knows the author, but the author doesn’t know the reviewer). In reliance upon the review, the author can receive one of the following answers: - the article is accepted for printing; - refine the article; - the author is refused to publish.

Publishing fee is performed after the official confirmation and giving of the payment details by the editorial board (an official e-mail: Этот адрес электронной почты защищен от спам-ботов. У вас должен быть включен JavaScript для просмотра. ).

The editorial staff of the journal carries receiving and recording of DOI for the articles.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ARTICLE COMPOSITION:

A 4 page; fields: the upper - 2 cm, the bottom - 2 cm, the left - 3 cm, the right – 1,5 cm; intended paragraph – 1,25 cm; line spacing – 1,5; font – Times New Roman; size: 14.

The volume of the article – from 10 to 20 pages (ignoring Lists of Bibliography and Summary).

It is necessary to use symbols in the text, in accordance with the example: quotes «…», hyphen (-), dash (–), apostrophe (’).

 

THE ARTICLE STRUCTURE

  1. The UDC index and a journal section are aligned to the left.
  2. First name, patronymic, and last name of the author(s), personal information about the author(s) (degree and academic rank, job position, postal address of author’s place of employment are carried in the article language. The maximum number of authors in the article is three persons.
  3. The title of the article has to include no more than 10 words, clarify core issue, and to be interesting for a wide audience of researchers.
  4. Summary (from 250 to 300 words) and key words in the article language (5-10 words). The summary has to include such necessary elements: issue topicality, goal of the research, methods and research results.
  5. The research article has to involve such structural elements as followings:

Introduce.

Goal and tasks.

Research methods.

Research results. Articles must have an empirical part. The purely theoretical researches will be accepted for publication, if they have a considerable scientific topicality.

Conclusions should not involve an information, which is absent in the article main text.

Bibliography is performed in accordance with the requirements. The list of used sources is designed in the alphabetical order. The article should refer to foreign sources (not less than 25% of the total number of references).

References. Author (transliteration), the article title (translit.), the article title (English translation, in square brackets), name of source (translit.), input data (city with notation, in English), and publishing house. Example:

Bilodid, I. K. (Ed.). (1970). Slovnyk ukrainskoi movy: v 11 tt. [The Ukrainian language dictionary]. Kyiv: Nauk. Dumka [in Ukrainian].

  1. Berezin, A.E. (2009) Elevatsiya kontsentratsii triglitseridov v plazme krovi i kardiovaskulyarnyy risk [Triglycerides plasma level elevation and cardiovascular risk]. Ukrainian Medical Journal, vol. 3, no. 71, pp. 70−76.
  2. First name, patronymic, last name, and the author(s) personal information (degree and academic rank, job position, postal address of the author’s place of employment are indicated in another language than the article language.
  3. The title of the article in Ukrainian or English (in another language than the article language).
  4. Summary (from 250 to 300 words) and key words in English or Ukrainian (in another language than the article language) (5-10 words).

Names and surnames transliteration is performed in accordance with the requirements of the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine “On Normalization of Transliteration of the Ukrainian Alphabet by Means of the Latin Alphabet” dated January 27, 2010, № 55.

It is impossible to translate by online services.

PUBLISHING FEE

The amount of publishing fee is 500 UAH. In case of exceeding the volume of 12 pages, you will have an additional payment amounting 40 UAH for each additional article page. Bibliography and summary are also included in the general volume of the article pages, which is paid.

Payment details are given in the official confirmation letter, which the editorial board sent by e-mail (official e-mail: Этот адрес электронной почты защищен от спам-ботов. У вас должен быть включен JavaScript для просмотра. ).

 

EDITORIAL BOARD CONTACTS

PHEI “South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University named after K. D. Ushynsky”, Staroportofrankivska str., 26, Odessa, Ukraine, 65020.

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Website: www.politicus.od.ua.

Tel .: +38 050 179 53 92.