Submission Preparation Checklist
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 has been sent to another journal where it is being under the review process as of the moment of submitting it to WFES (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission has been prepared using a Word processing package (.doc or .rtf).
- The text is written in British (UK) English. Authors for whom English is a second language are encouraged to have their manuscript professionally edited before submission or during the review process.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The length of the text should be at least 5,000 words but no more than 20,000 words.
- The text is 1.5 spaced; Times New Roman; 12-point font (14 pt for the title); employs italics, rather than underlining. Illustrations and tables may be placed in the main body of text. They should be numbered in Arabic numerals. Margins: 2.5cm at all sides
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines , which is found in About the Journal (APA Style).
- If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
- Abstract is structured. References are numbered (use the following sequential numbers: 1., 2., 3., etc.)
- I (and all co-authors) agree to publish our names, bio statements, affiliations and email addresses with articles with the CC-BY license
Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal. All authors agree for publishing their email adresses, affiliations and short bio statements with their articles during the submission process.