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Basic Information

The journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA thematically focuses on social relevant interdisciplinary relations on the issues of public law and private law at the national, transnational and international levels, represented first of all by following branches of law:

  • legal history;
  • theory of law;
  • roman law;
  • canon law;
  • constitutional law;
  • human rights & fundamental freedoms;
  • international law;
  • European law;
  • civil law;
  • economic law & trade law;
  • labour law;
  • social security law;
  • administrative law;
  • environmental law;
  • financial law;
  • intellectual property law;
  • criminal law and criminology,

connected to the key areas of social science disciplines in the broadest understanding, those represent above all:

  • international relations;
  • public policy;
  • public administration;
  • psychology;
  • sociology;
  • demography;
  • management and marketing;
  • international economic relations;
  • world economy, transnational economies and national economies.

The journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA offers a platform for publication of contributions in the form of:

  • separate papers and scientific studies as well as scientific studies in cycles
    the expected minimum extent related to one study covers 10 standard pages, the maximum extent is not limited;
  • essays on current social topics or events
    the expected minimum extent related to one essay covers 5 standard pages, the maximum extent is not limited;
  • reviews on publications related to the main orientation of the journal
    the expected minimum extent related to one review covers 3 standard pages, the maximum extent is not limited; it is recommendable to deliver also the front cover picture of the reviewed publication in the sufficient largeness;
  • information as well as reports connected with the inherent mission of the journal
    the expected minimum extent related to one information or report covers 2 standard pages, the maximum extent is not limited; it is recommendable to deliver also photo documents or other picture material of accompanying character in the sufficient largeness.

The journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA is issued in an electronic on-line version four times a year, regularly on:

  • March 31st – spring edition;
  • June 30th – summer edition;
  • September 30th – autumn edition;
  • December 31st – winter edition.

The journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA accepts and publishes exclusively only original, hitherto unpublished contributions written as the own work by authors those are submitting the contributions for publication in the journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA.

The journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA accepts and publishes contributions in languages:

  • Slovak language;
  • Czech language;
  • English language;
  • German language;
  • Russian language;
  • French language;
  • Spanish language;
  • Polish language;
  • Serbian language;
  • Slovenian language;
  • Chinese language;
  • Japanese language;
  • Persian language Dari;
  • by mutual agreement in relation to current possibilities of the editorial office also in other world languages.

Responsibility for compliance with all prerequisites and requirements laid on contributions published in the journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA have:

  • special supervisors within the journal’s editorial board responsible for specific interdisciplinary sections in relation to the scientific aspects of contributions;
  • editor in chief in relation to the formal aspects of contributions;
  • executive editor in relation to the application of methodological, analytical and statistical questions in contributions;
  • language supervisors within the journal’s editorial board and in well-founded cases also recognized language experts in relation to the grammar and stylistic requirements and linguistic purity of contributions.

Review Procedure

Reviewing the contributions for publication in the journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA follows with a mutually anonymous (double-blind) review procedure realized by members of journal’s editorial board and in well-founded cases also by recognized experts working in corresponding areas.

Report on results of the review procedure is made and archived on standardized forms.

Comprehensive information on results of the review procedure, together with guidance on how to proceed with submitted contributions, will contribution’s submitters receive through an e-mail answer immediately after receiving the reviewers’ written opinions by the journal’s editorial office and final judging the results of the review procedure by the editorial board.

Publication of Contributions

Publication of contributions in the journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA is realized exclusively without any contributor’s claim for author’s fee (royalty). Submission of contributions for publication understands the editorial office of the journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA as a manifestation of the will of the authors, through which the authors all at once knowingly and voluntarily:

  • express their own agreement with publication of submitted contribution in the journal;
  • declare that the contribution presents their original, hitherto unpublished work;
  • declare their own agreement with specifying their workplace and contact e-mail address in the section “Authors’ Contact List”.

Favouring the foreign languages in contributions is welcome.

Publication of the contribution texts will be provided exclusively in the bilingual Slovak-English standardized letterhead template of the journal SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA, synchronously in the form of complete versions of individual journal numbers as well as in the form of single authors’ contributions. Publication process follows in corresponding sections on the journal’s official website: http://sei.iuridica.truni.sk/international-scientific-journal/.

Structure of Contribution

Title of Contribution in Original Language:

  • please specify title, eventually subtitle of contribution in original language;

Title of Contribution in English:

  • please specify title, eventually subtitle of contribution in English
    not required in the case of English as the language of the original;

Author of Contribution:

  • please specify author’s given name, surname and all academic degrees;

Abstract in English:

  • please specify abstract in English, circa 10 rows
    not required in the case of English as the language of the original;

Key Words in English:

  • please specify key words in English, circa 10 words
    not required in the case of English as the language of the original;

Abstract in Original Language:

  • please specify abstract in original language, circa 10 rows;

Key Words in Original Language:

  • please specify key words in original language, circa 10 words;

Text of Contribution:

  • please specify in following structure: introduction, main text, conclusions; text broken down into chapters, eventually subchapters; the contribution may include sheets, charts, figures, pictures, etc., but it is necessary to indicate their sources with all obligatory bibliographic details in the full extent; notes and references to literature, please, specify in the footnote according to current bibliographic standards
    Note: all obligatory bibliographic data must be included to the full extent – both in references in the footnote as well as in bibliography list at the end of contribution; it is also essential that all of literature referred in the footnotes of the contribution’s text fully corresponds to the sources listed in the bibliography list placed at the end of the contribution and vice versa;

Literature:

  • please specify a complete bibliography of all sources according to current bibliographic standards (ISO 690)
    Note: all obligatory bibliographic data must be included to the full extent – both in references in the footnote as well as in bibliography list at the end of contribution; it is also essential that all of literature referred in the footnotes of the contribution’s text fully corresponds to the sources listed in the bibliography list placed at the end of the contribution and vice versa;

Author’s Contact:

  • please follow the below mentioned model structure of contact information on the author of contribution:

Ing. Jana Koprlová, PhD.
Faculty of Law
Trnava University in Trnava
Kollárova 10
917 01 Trnava
Slovak Republic
jana.koprlova@gmail.com

Contribution manuscripts can be accepted only in electronic version in the format of the text editor MS Word document. Applying the standardized types and font sizes, line spacing as well as text formatting in the contribution manuscripts is highly recommended.

Your contribution manuscripts send, please, to the e-mail address of the journal’s editorial office sei.journal@gmail.com.

In the case of any uncertainty or necessity of providing additional information send your questions, please, to the e-mail address sei.journal@gmail.com.

We are looking forward to your contribution!

Yours faithfully,

Team SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA