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Structure of the Article
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19.07.2014

Requirements for the organisation of an article


Articles in English, German and Russian may be up to 8 - 10 pages including abstract up to 500 characters and bibliography.

 

The article should be typewritten in A4 format, set in one column according to the following parameters: margins – 2 cm, text editor – MS Word, Times New Roman, font number 12, spaces between lines – Single, layout – Justified. Each paragraph should start with a 1 cm indention. Pages, tables and pictures should be numbered and named. Tables and pictures should be with captions. Tables and pictures must be cited in the text, e.g., (see Table 1); Arabic numbering should be used. The size of tables and pictures should not exceed A4 format page.

 

 

At the beginning of the article the following should be mentioned:

 

TITLE of the article (Times New Roman, 14 pt, bold, centred), author's name, surname (Times New Roman, 12 pt, bold, centred), institution, e-mail address (10 pt, Normal).

 

ABSTRACT (Times New Roman, 10 pt, up to 500 characters), 3 - 6 keywords (Times New Roman, 10 pt).

 

BODY OF THE ARTICLE: Introduction, Aim of the Study, Materials and Methods, Results, Conclusions. The articles are requested to be written in Times New Roman, 12 pt, Normal.

 

REFERENCES should be indicated in the text by giving the author's name, with the year of publication in brackets (Brown, 2005) or (Brown, 2005: 67).

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY (Times New Roman Bold, 10 pt, Normal). The list of References should be listed in full at the end of the article in order of Latin alphabet, followed by literature in Cyrillic alphabet.

 

 

The submitted contributions should be original, i.e., they should not be previously published or submitted for publication in other editions.

 

 

The list of literature should follow the form depicted in the samples below:

 

Book

Format: Author. (Year of publication) Book title. Place of publication: Publisher.

Examples: Neville, C. (2010) The Complete Guide to Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism. 2nd edition. Maidenhead: Open University Press.

 

Book (two or more authors)

Format: Author 1, Author 2 & Author 3. (Year of publication) Book title. Place of Publication: Publisher.

Example: Moran, R. T., Harris, P. R. & Moran, S. V. (2007) Managing Cultural Differences: Global Leadership Strategies for the 21st Century, 7th edition. Butterworth: Heinemann.

 

Book chapter or article in an edited book

Format: Author(s) of chapter. (Year of publication) Chapter title. In Editors of the book (ed.), Book title. Place of publication: Publisher.

Example: Rose, A. D. (1996) Group Learning in Adult Education. In Imel, S. (ed.) Learning in Groups. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

 

Book (Editor/s)

Format: Family/Surname, Initials. (ed.) or (eds.). (Year of publication) Book Title. Series title and volume – if applicable. Edition. Place of publication: Publisher.

Example: Brenner, N. and Keil, R. (eds.) (2006) The Global Cities Reader. London: Routledge.

 

Proceedings from a conference

Format: Author(s). (Year of publication) Title. In: Name of conference proceedings (Date of the conference). Place of publication: Publisher, Page range.

Example: Plotka, I., Vidnere, M., Blumenau, N., & Strode, D. (2008) The Ethnic Identity and Social Adaptation in the Different Culture Spheres for the Different Ethnical Groups. In Proceedings of the 10th Conference of the Children’s Identity and Citizenship in Europe Thematic Network Reflecting on Identities: Research, Practice & Innovation (16.–18.03.2008). London: CiCe, p. 145–158.

 

E-book

Format: Author(s). (Year of publication) Title. Information. Publisher. Available at: http address. [Accessed date].

Example: Dewey, J. (1998) Experience and Education. [e-book] Indiana: Kappa Delta Pi. Available at: http://books.google.com/books?id=UE2EusaU53IC&printsec=frontcover&dq=education&hl=en&ei=k1GWTKnNJ9DBswaruuBb&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=book-thumbnail&resnum= 1&ved=0CDEQ6wEwAA#v=onepage&q&f=false [Accessed 18 September 2013].

 

Government publication

Format: Institution name. (Year of publication) Title. Place of publication: Publisher, Page range.

Example: Department for Education and Skills. (2003) The Future of Higher Education. London: HMSO.

 

Journal article (one author)

Format: Author. (Year of publication) Article title. Journal Title, volume (issue), page range.

Example: Cohen, J. (2006) Social, Emotional, Ethical and Academic Education: Creating a Climate for Learning, Participation in Democracy and Eell-being. Harvard Educational Review, 76 (2), p. 201–237.

 

Journal article from an online database

Format: Author(s). (Year of publication) Article title. Journal Title, volume (issue), Page range. Available at: http address. [Accessed date].

Example: Finch, C. (2006) A New Framework for Research Leading to Sports Injury Prevention. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 9 (1-2), pp.3-9 [Online]. Available at: Science Direct (Accessed 15 August 2011).

 

Web page

Format: Author. (last update or copyright date) Title. Available at: http address. [Accessed date].

Example: English Heritage. (2005) Wind Energy and the Historic Environment. [Online] October 2005. Available at: www.english-heritage.org.uk/upload/pdf/Wind_Energy_(final).pdf [Accessed 20 May 2012].