FAQ

How do I prepare and submit my manuscript for consideration?

To prepare the manuscript you can visit “Guide for Authors” tab above the page.

Is there a fee determined for article submission or publication?

This journal is published by Allameh Tabataba’i University (ATU) Press and charges every manuscript, which successfully passes the In-House-Review stage, for 1,000,000 Rials. 

Does my manuscript have to follow a certain stylebook? Which one?

The manuscript prepared for this journal should follow the APA Style (6th ed.). For more information, please visit “Guide for Authors”

How should I submit the manuscript? Can I send it by email?

Submission is possible only through the submission system in the journal page (Submit Paper). This journal does not accept any email submission.

How long should I expect to wait for a response to my initial submission?

Double-blind peer reviewing process for this journal takes between three to four months on the average. You will receive a notification of acceptance or rejection afterward.

Does ATU Press attend conferences, trade shows, and other events? Which ones?

Yes, ATU Press usually takes part in many national and international conferences, fairs and exhibitions, such as Tehran International Book Fair, Moscow International Book Fair, etc.

Is ATU Press involved in digital publishing?

Yes, all journals and some specific types of books published by ATU Press are available both in digital and print versions.

For whom does ATU Press publish? Who are its audiences?

Allameh Tabataba’i University is a specialized university in Humanities and Social Sciences. ATU Press publishes books and journals for university students, professors, and researchers interested in Humanities and Social Sciences.

What is the Open Access policy for ATU Press Journals?

Access to all journals and articles published by ATU Press is open and free.

What ethical considerations should the author(s) take?

For the ethical considerations author(s) should take into account, please visit “Publication Ethics”.

I have forgotten my username or password. How do I recover it?

You need to open the Login page and select “Forgotten Password”. You can then enter your email address and receive your username or password.