Publishing Ethics

Authors wishing to publish their papers in core journals must abide Publication Ethics Guidelines to the following:
1. The manuscript should not be submitted to more than one journal for simultaneous consideration.
2. The submitted work should be original and should not have been published elsewhere in any form or language (partially or in full) to avoid the concerns about text-recycling (‘self-plagiarism’).
3. A single study should not be split up into several parts to increase the quantity of submissions and submitted to various journals or to one journal over time.
4. Results should be presented clearly, honestly, and without fabrication, falsification or inappropriate data manipulation. 
5. Authors should adhere to discipline-specific rules for acquiring, selecting and processing data. 
6. No data, text, or theories by others are presented as if they were the author’s own (‘plagiarism’).
7. Proper acknowledgements to other works must be given (this includes material that is closely copied (near verbatim), summarized and/or paraphrased), quotation marks (to indicate words taken from another source) are used for verbatim copying of material, and permissions secured for material that is copyrighted.
8. Errors and inaccuracies found after publication must be promptly communicated to the Editorial Office.
9. The manuscript should has passed the etchical review process from institution.