Rules for Book Publication
“Psychological Assessment: Pandemic Contexts and Current Perspectives”
I. The author and co-author(s) of the academic papers presented in SIAP who are interested in publishing their papers may do so. This book will be in e-book format and may also be published in print. For this, they must submit the complete manuscript in book chapter format to the Scientific Committee of I SIAP, with the following format:
a) Title and subtitle, if any, in bold.
b) Name(s) of the author(s) and institution(s) in the fourth line below the title (or subtitle, if any).
c) Footnote on the first page, containing a brief CV of the author(s), with some information such as their academic degree, educational institution and other relevant academic qualifications. The text must be a maximum of 05 lines.
d) The text must be in Times New Roman font, size 12, 1.5 line spacing and justified alignment.
e) Citations and references according to APA rules;
f) Top and bottom margins with 2.5 cm and left and right margins with 3 cm;
g) Graphic elements in the body of the text, respecting a maximum of 5, which may be tables, figures, charts and graphs. Figures must have a minimum resolution of 144 dpi; B&W or colored;
h) Captions below the images in Times New Roman font size 10, single spaced, centered alignment and no text wrapping formatting. Referring to the source from which it was extracted or with indication of its own authorship;
II. The structure of the text must be in chapter format, with a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 12 pages, including references.
a) The structure should minimally include the sections relating to:
1) Introduction section: brief presentation of the main literature references in the area, importance of your work for psychological science; statistical data relevant to the topic; goals.
2) Development section: The title of this section should not be “Development”; this section will be titled according to the contents of your work and should contain the presentation of your results, along with a discussion based on scientific literature.
3) Considerations section: in this section you will briefly, objectively and concisely present the main results of your work, their relevance and may indicate suggestions for future research and studies within the researched area.
4) References: in APA standards
III. The complete and revised manuscript must be sent, obligatorily, in Word format (doc. or docx.). Files encoded or in other formats will be excluded from the publishing process.
IV. The complete and revised manuscript must be sent to the e-mail [email protected] until August 10, 2021 with the subject as: Manuscript publication/author’s name.
V. Manuscripts that do not comply with all the rules of this announcement will be immediately rejected. Papers that are not accepted will not be forwarded.
VI. The Scientific Committee of I SIAP will have autonomy in defining criteria and evaluation procedures for the texts to be published. By submitting the complete manuscript, the author and co-author(s) expressly authorize the Scientific Committee of the I International Symposium on Psychological Assessment (SIAP) the right to publish their manuscript for scientific-academic and non-commercial purposes.
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