Manuscript requirements

Format

1. All files should be submitted as a Word document.

2. Articles should be between 15000 and 20000 characters (incl. spaces).

3. Article Title to be submitted in native language and English. A title of not more than eight words should be provided.

 

Author Details (in English and native language)

Details should be supplied on the Article Title Page including:

* Full name of each author

* Position, rank, academic degree

* Affiliation of each author, at the time the research was completed

* Full postal address of the affiliation

* E-mail address of each author

* Structured Abstract (in English and native language)

* Abstract should be: informative (no general words), original, relevant (reflects your papers key content and research findings); structured (follows the logics of results presentation in the paper), concise (between 250 and 300 words).

* Purpose (mandatory)

* Design/methodology/approach (mandatory)

* Findings (mandatory)

* Research limitations/implications (if applicable)

* Practical implications (if applicable)

* Social implications (if applicable)

* Originality/value (mandatory)

It is appropriate to describe the research methods/methodology if they are original or of interest for this particular research. For papers concerned with experimental work describe your data sources and data procession technique.

Describe your results as precisely and informatively as possible. Include your key theoretical and experimental results, factual information, revealed interconnections and patterns. Give special priority in your abstract to new results and long-term impact data, important discoveries and verified findings that contradict previous theories as well as data that you think have practical value.

Conclusions could be associated with recommendations, estimates, suggestions, hypotheses described in the paper.

Information contained in the title should not be dublicated in the abstract. Try to avoid unnecessary introductory phrases (e.g. the author of the paper considers).

Use the language typical of research and technical documents to compile your abstract and avoid complex grammatical constructions. The text of the abstract should include key words of the paper.

 

Keywords (in English and native language)

Please provide up to 5 keywords on the Article Title Page, which encapsulate the principal topics of the paper.

 

Figures

All figures should be of high quality, legible and numbered consecutively with arabic numerals. All figures (charts, diagrams, line drawings, web pages/screenshots, and photographic images) should be submitted in electronic form preferably in color as separate files, that match the following parameters: TIFF format (quality of figures not less than 300 dpi).

 

References

References to other publications must be in Harvard style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.