Instructions To Authors
“Revista Internacional CONSINTER de Direito”
1. ABOUT THE PUBLICATIONS
For publication in the Revista Internacional CONSINTER de Direito, the scientific articles shall be evaluated by the double-blind review system, in which two CONSINTER Referees shall evaluate the papers without any author identification.
The framework of the evaluated and accepted articles for the purpose of publication in Europe by the Editorial Juruá Lda., and in Brazil by Juruá Ltda, will follow the following criteria:
1. FOR THE JOURNAL “REVISTA INTERNACIONAL CONSINTER DE DIREITO”
According to the requirements of national and international agencies of investigation and teaching that evaluate the investigative and academic activity of Post-Graduation, the CONSINTER Executive Coordination, at the best of their judgment, will select a certain amount of articles approved that will be awarded with the Publication in the Journal “Revista Internacional do CONSINTER de Direito”, with ISSN from Portugal. Also:
a) For each article selected for the journal “Revista Internacional do CONSINTER de Direito”, a number of the specific and unique register in the DOI (Digital Object Identifier) system will be assigned;
b) A register in the DOI (Digital Object Identifier) system will also be assigned to the journal “Revista Internacional do CONSINTER de Direito”.
NOTE 1: In the face of the technical rules, for the purpose of qualification of the journal, only the articles approved in which a least one of the authors and/or author has a doctorate degree will be selected for the journal “Revista Internacional CONSINTER de Direito”. The articles properly approved that do not fulfill this requirement will be published in the Book of CONSINTER.
NOTE 2: The Organizing Committee will be in charge of the nomination and the issue of the journal “Revista Internacional CONSINTER de Direito” in which the approved article will be authorized for publication.
a) The submission of the scientific work for analysis is conditioned to the confirmation of subscriptions of all authors and co-authors;
b) Only articles approved by CONSINTER Referees Board/Editorial Board will be published.
4. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR SUBMISSION
b) Proof of payment of the Submission/registration;
c) Assignment of copyrights signed;
d) Full Article following the guidelines of item 5;
e) The articles must be forwarded by one of the authors by e-mail email@example.com.
5. RULES — THE ARTICLES SENT MUST FULFILL THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:
a) Be original (not published in books, specialized journals or in the press in general) and present technical-legal property; national and international relevance of the theme approached, wording fluency, grammar correction, and respect to the ethical and scientific aspects;
Note: The texts inserted in documents of restrict circulation at universities will be considered original.
b) Have been produced by students and/or professors of Lato Sensu and/or Stricto Sensu Post Graduation courses, or by Masters, Doctors, and Post-Doctors;
c) Works in co-authorship will be accepted, up to the maximum of 3 participants properly registered;
d) Be identified with one of the criteria of classification to be informed in public notice;
e) The author (s) that submit the same scientific article (with the same title and content or only having the title changed) for more than one of the fields of Law above mentioned, will have both scientific articles automatically eliminated from the evaluation;
f) Have a minimum of 15 pages, and a maximum of 25 pages;
g) Be submitted in Word format in two distinct files, one with and the other without identification, both complete, containing: Title, Summary, Abstract and Keywords in Portuguese, Spanish, English, Italian or French; in Portuguese or Spanish and in English, respecting the technical rules;
h) For the file without identification it is important for the author to make sure that, in the content of the article to be evaluated, there is no information that makes it possible to identify the author or the Institution they are directly or indirectly bound to;
i) The article can be presented in Portuguese, Spanish, English, Italian, or French, observing that the title, abstract and keywords have to be written in two languages compulsorily, being one of them, peremptorily, English;
j) The text must be saved in a word file, in a recent version, with the following characteristics: Times New Roman font, size 12; justified alignment, without hyphenation; 1.5 spacing between lines; 1.5 cm paragraph spacing; do no insert special spacing before or after each paragraph; top and left margins with 3 cm, bottom and right margins with 2 cm; A4 size document; explanatory footnotes on the same page the reference is cited, and the references must follow the technical rules;
k) The pages must be numbered;
l) For every title, subtitle, all of them aligned on the left, there must be a corresponding text;
m) The text must be written in a clear and objective way, avoiding long-winded and strenuous paragraphs, giving priority to sentences in the direct order, such as subject-predicate – complement;
n) Texts with figures, illustrations and/or photographs will not be accepted, except for graphs and tables which are indispensable for the understanding of the work, and compatible with black and white printing, being prohibited the use of graphs and tables if originated from a third party;
o) It must contain an Abstract (between 100 and 250 words in Portuguese or Spanish and in English, as well as the Keywords (between 3 and 10 words), also in Portuguese or Spanish and in English;
p) It must contain: a Summary to be indicated in the sequence of the presentation of the title, Abstract (between 100 and 250 words, peremptorily in 02 languages, being one of them in Portuguese or Spanish and the other in English, just as the Keywords (between 3 and 10 words), in accordance with the same criterion of the presentation of the Abstract;
q) The text must be accompanied by the copyright form – according to the model attachment and/or available on the site;
r) The author’s qualification must have a maximum of 4 lines, in a special footnote, indicating their academic background and citing the Higher Education Institution which they are bound to if that is the case;
s) Observing that CONSINTER is a non-profit organization, the submission/registration rate subsidize the articles’ publication in the Revista Internacional CONSINTER de Direito. Submission/registration fee is individual and unique to each author. Therefore, each author must achieve the registration and make the payment of the respective fee. For example: For article submission in co-authorship with 02 authors – it will be mandatory the registration of the two authors and payment of 02 submission fees;
t) An author may submit as many articles as he pleases, however, for each submitted article there must be made the respective submission/registration fee payment;
u) Observing the qualification standards, only one article per author will be authorized for publication on the Revista Internacional CONSINTER de Direito. In case of one or more articles of the same author have been approved for publication on the Journal, to the better judgment of the evaluation commission, the other papers will be guided for publication on the Book Direito e Justiça or for future edition(s) of the Journal.
6. ABOUT THE SYSTEMS TO INDICATE THE SOURCES OF CITATIONS
To indicate the sources of citations, the articles must adopt the systems:
I) FOR FOREIGN WORK:
Foreign works can use the same technical rules compatible with their country of origin, respecting the publication rules displayed in this notice, including the Chicago style, if the author finds it applicable and appropriate.
Author’s last name, first name, title of the book. (City: Publisher, year), version. Example: Someone, José, book example. (São Paulo: Universidade de São Paulo, 1992), edição Juruá e-Books.
II) FOR BRAZILIAN WORKS
For Brazilian articles, it is recommended to follow the ABNT rules (NBR 10520/2002) for the citations, which can be direct or indirect, by Author-Date or in Footnotes.
For citation source’s indication, the author may choose the number system (footnotes) or by the author-date system, therefore he/she cannot choose to use both concomitantly.
A – AUTHOR-DATE SYSTEM
The references must follow NBR 6023/2002.
In the author-date system, the source of citations is indicated alongside with it and in summary form; Point out, only: authorship, publication year and page of the piece cited.
Note: If the choice is the Author-Date system, explanatory notes can be used as footnotes, as authorized by NBR 6022/2003.
B – NUMBER SYSTEM (FOOTNOTES)
Still, adopting the Brazilian System of references, if the choice of citation of references is by the number system, or else, in footnotes, they should follow NBR 10520 /2002.
7. ABOUT THE ARTICLE REVIEW
The scientific articles are analyzed by the CONSINTER Referees Board/Editorial Board, formed only by renowned Doctors and Post-Doctors, jurists, Brazilian and foreigners, especially invited. The scientific articles will be evaluated by the double-blind review system, in which two CONSINTER members of the board will evaluate the works without any authorship identification. The assessment of scientific articles by anonymous authors guarantees the impartiality of judgment and decreases subjectivity and ideological preferences. This way, authors must avoid direct references to themselves and citations that make it possible to extract its authorship from the reading of the text.
If the scientific article is accepted by one of the CONSINTER members and failed by another, the text, at the suggestion by the Director Council, can be subjected to the assessment by a third party.
a) The content of the scientific articles is the authors’ full responsibility, and after subjected to assessment cannot go through any changes or replacements, except if requested by the Referees Board/Editorial Board;
b) Plagiarism or the insertion of verbatim copies are not allowed.
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF CONTEMPORANY IN POST-GRADUATE STUDIES
CONSINTER – CONSELHO INTERNACIONAL DE ESTUDOS CONTEMPORÂNEOS EM PÓS-GRADUAÇÃO
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