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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.
  • My submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration. The submission is my/our own original work, and any co-authors have approved this submission (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • Any institution or organization affiliated with this article has approved its submission. If the article involves human research participants, I have secured approval or exemption from any relevant Institutional Review Board(s).
  • All sources have been properly and fully cited in the text as well as on the References page, according to APA guidelines. The article employs italics, rather than underlining (except for URL addresses). Where available, stable URLs or DOIs for the references have been provided.
  • The submission file is a Microsoft Word (.docx) document (or editor approval has been granted for an alternative file format). All illustrations, figures, and tables are included at appopriate points within the text, rather than at the end, and formatted according to APA guidelines.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, I have followed the instructions for Ensuring a Blind Review.
  • This paper is submitted with the understanding that it may be copyedited before publication.

Author Guidelines

All submitted articles should be written in English and conform to conventions of academic writing in English. Article length should be between 4000 - 6000 words, not including the References page. Articles should be formatted according to APA style guidelines.

If the article is accepted for publication, the author(s) will be asked to complete a consent form and format the article according to additional journal-specific formatting guidelines which will be provided to the author(s) upon acceptance. 

There are no article processing charges (APCs) or article submission charges required for submitting to, or publishing in, Dialogues.

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