CALL FOR PAPERS
Concentric: Studies in Linguistics Vol. 44
The journal CONCENTRIC: STUDIES IN LINGUISTICS is a refereed, international journal published in English by the Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University. From Volume 38 onwards, the issues appear in May and November. We welcome research papers on all aspects of linguistics all year round.
General Information about the Journal
The journal has been awarded consecutively for several years (2005-2015 issues) (2016 issues under evaluation) by the Research Institute of the Humanities and Social Sciences of the Ministry of Science and Technology (formerly the Humanities Research Center of the National Science Council) and is currently indexed in Scopus, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Modern Language Association (MLA) Directory of Periodicals, MLA International Bibliography, Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC), Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA), Airiti Library (AL), Taiwan Citation Index-Humanities and Social Sciences, and THCI. Both abstracts and full papers are included in CMMC.
Free access to all the papers online is available from our departmental website including those of the latest issue in press once the final formatting and editing work is done:
Specific Information for Contributors
Manuscripts for publication, books for review, review articles, and correspondences relating thereto should be addressed to the editors of Concentric: Studies in Linguistics (Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University, No. 162, Sec. 1, Heping E. Road, Taipei City 10610, Taiwan; firstname.lastname@example.org).
Concentric: Studies in Linguistics’ online Submission & Review System:
Articles should be submitted electronically onto Concentric’s online Submission & Review System: http://www.concentric-linguistics.url.tw/paper/, or submitted as e-mail attachment, in Word for Windows and in its PDF version, at email@example.com. Other formats are possible; please contact the editors first.
Authors who are not native speakers of English are urged to have their articles thoroughly proofread by a native speaker prior to submission.
To facilitate the double-blind review process, all identifying features should be removed from the paper itself by ensuring that no author’s name or affiliation appears on the title page or in the running heads. There should also be no hidden identification information that makes the author’s identity clear. Papers that have not had all such features removed will be returned without review for alteration and resubmission.
Except for inset quotations and footnotes in single space, manuscripts must be typeset in 12-point Times New Roman. Papers are normally limited to 30 single-spaced pages in length, including a 150-word abstract and some key words.
The journal will not consider for publication papers being simultaneously submitted elsewhere.
The author(s) will receive one copy of the journal and the e-copy of the paper in its PDF version upon publication.
It is the journal’s policy to require assignment of copyright from all authors.
Concentric’s online Submission & Review System: http://www.concentric-linguistics.url.tw/paper/