INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS
Scope and policy
The Journal publishes only original and unpublished research. It also publishes historical and legal documentation and book reviews and book reviews.
Form and preparation of manuscripts
COLLABORATIONS: the contributors of the Journal should strictly stick their works to the “redaction norms” and to the list of “acronyms and abbreviations” included in each volume. All the works rendered will be subject to an assessment both from the peers as well as from the Editing Council.
RECENSIONS AND SUMMARIES: the Journal will include a recension or summary of all the book regarding its subject-matter coverage that is to be sent to the Management.
ASSESSMENT OF THE WORKS: every article
the Secretary’s office of the Journal receives for publication will
undergo the initial judgement of the Editor in order to verify whether
the topic of the article corresponds to the scientific disciplines the
Journal publishes and also to give a first opinion on whether
is an original research and regarding its quality.
Sending of manuscripts
Once the publication has been approved, the article will be included in the editing process, comprising the following stages:
Academic or non-commercial correspondence, to send works, recensions or summaries, books, exchange and other similar situations, to the following address of the Editing Counsil:
OFFPRINTS: the authors will receive 25 free offprints from the works edited and can also request, at their charge, additional offprints to Ediciones Universitarias de Valparaíso.
ELECTRONIC EDITION: The Journal is also electronically edited, full text, and said edition is in the following site: www.scielo.cl (when activating the “Alphabetic list” expression).
INDEX OF THE JOURNAL: The following
site has the accumulative and updated index of authors and articles, including
this one, of the numbers of the Journal:
www.derecho.ucv.cl [Publicaciones/ Índice de la Revista de
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