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Author Guidelines

We do not seek to impose an exclusive style on submissions, provided that they include accurate citations in any of the generally accepted styles which provide enough information to identify the source paper being referred to.

All papers other than opinion pieces and reviews should contain a bibliography of works refered to in the text, and text markers in the body of the text referring to the bibliography.

Citations should contain Name, Title, year of publication, publisher, and original place of publications. Citations from journals should include such details as volume number, issue number, page reference, date of issue, depending on the information provided in the original journal. Web citations should include the date on which the material was accessed.

We do not seek to impose any restrictions on the type of language used provided that nothing is intentionally or overtly offensive and is respectful to the autistic community in tone. We do not seek either to impose "people first" styles of language out of respect for those of us within the autistic community who positively self affirm as Autistic.

We do not charge Authors for submissions.


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.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.

  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.

  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).


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ISSN: 2051-5189