Evaluation reviews of literature, definitive articles on methodology and procedures, quantitative and qualitative approaches to theory and empirical articles reporting original research are considered for publication. New techniques, methods, aspects of practical implementation, and industrial or technical approaches are also suitable for the Journal.
All contributions will be read by at least 3 referees to ensure material originality, accuracy and relevance. Contributions are subject to editorial amendment to suit house styles. The Journal does not a
ccept contributions that have been published elsewhere or submitted elsewhere for review.
Manuscripts should be prepared according to the following style rules. Deviation from these rules will cause publication delays.
1. For reviewing purposes manuscripts not exceeding 5000 words should be In English, typed in double spacing on one side A-4 size paper only, leaving ample margins and submitted to:
2. Manuscripts can be submitted in digital form as an email attachment. The manuscript must be written in MSWord and free from any virus. Any submission that is virus-infected will be rejected outright.
3. Do not bind or staple the manuscript. The text should not be right-justified, and letter quality print should be used. The hardcopies should be accompanied with a file saved in CD.
4. The first paper of the manuscript should include the title, full name(s) of the author(s), affiliation and a short running title. The title of the paper should be concise and indicate clearly the nature of the contribution.
5. The second page should include an abstract not exceeding 150 words outlining the purpose, scope and conclusions of the paper, and a maximum of 5 selected keywords.
6. Tables should be numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals, typed and double-spacing on a separate sheet of paper and should include a brief explanatory heading.
7. Figures should be about twice the desired size for printing and suitable for reproduction. Lettering on drawings should be professional quality and must be large enough to withstand appropriate reduction for publication. A separate sheet should be used for each figure. Originals of figures and photographs may be requested following acceptance of papers for publication.
8. The appropriate location for each table or figure in the text should be indicated in the margin.
9. The Journal adopts the Harvard referencing system. References in the
text should include surnames of author followed by (year of
publication). References arranged in alphabetical order should be given
at the end of the paper. Where more than one publication by the author
in one year is referred, the year should be followed by a suffix a, b or
c, etc. The same suffix should be quoted in the reference list. Journal
references should give the authorís surname followed by initials.
(publication year). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume number
and (part number), and the numbers of the first to the last pages. Book
Please note the following examples:
Luddin, R. A. and Midler, C. (1998).
Projects as Arenas for Renewal and Learning
10. The use of footnotes should be avoided wherever possible. Unpublished material or personal communications may be mentioned in text, but should not be included in the reference list.
11. Once accepted for publication, the publisher assumes that copyright has been transferred over by the authors.
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