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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.

  • The submission must be a full paper that has not been previously published nor is currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. The Journal of Public Space takes issues of copyright infringement, plagiarism or other breaches of best practice in publication very seriously, that's why we use a Plagiarism Detection Software to verify originality of all submissions.
  • The full paper should be between 5.000 and 8.000 words.
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice or Microsoft Word file format. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; font Gill Sans MT; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end, with captions. Where available, URLs for the references should been provided. An abstract of about 300 words with up to five keywords is also mandatory.
  • The text adheres to the topics outlined in the Author Guidelines. Bibliographical references must follow the Harvard standards.

Author Guidelines

Submissions will be ongoing throughout the year.
Authors are welcome to submit original research articles dealing with themes relating to the vision of the journal, which may include, but are not confined to:

SPACE

SOCIETY

SYSTEMS

Architecture

Urban Planning

Urban Design

Urban Morphology

Urban Resilience

Landscape architecture

Interior design

Interactive and visual design

Art

City transformation

Infrastructure

Environment

Ecology

Climate change

 

 

 

Gender

Human scale

People

Everyday life

Social engagement

Health and safety

Perception and senses

Human rights

Social justice

Education

Heritage

History

Culture

Geography

Anthropology

Ethnography

Community empowerment

Migrations

Conflicts

Inclusion/Exclusion

Informality

Sub and fringe cultures

 

Economy

Political power

Governance

Law and regulations

Public policies

Private sector/interest

Developing countries

Management and maintenance

Digital/Virtual world

Technology

Media

Third sector

Decision-making process

 

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Open Access Journal
ISSN 2206-9658