Instructions for Authors

Submissions should be sent as Word documents (.doc or .docx) or documents (.odt). They should be double-spaced with 12-point font. Tables and figures should be included on separate pages at the end of the document (i.e., not embedded in the text itself).

Article length: Articles should not exceed 12,000 words.

Endnotes/footnotes: Endnotes should be discursive (i.e., not used merely for citations) and kept to a minimum. Footnotes should not be used.

Section headings: Please use section headings to indicate article structure.

Spelling: The journal employs U.S. spelling (“-er” not “-re”; “-ize” not “-ise”; “-or” not “-our”).

Style guide: Please consult the latest edition of the American Psychological Association (APA) style guidebook.

Tables and figures: Please number tables consecutively and provide appropriate labels and explanations.

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