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 text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
Ensuring a blind review
The instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
The submission file should be editable (a .doc or .docx file) and must not exceed 7000 words including the abstracts, keywords, footnotes, references, and appendices.
The text of the manuscript is written in Times New Roman 12, single column, double-spaced, and with three-centimetre margins on all sides.
Abstract and keywords
The manuscript includes an abstract (in English and in Spanish) of no more than 110 words and a list of key words in alphabetical order (no more than five).
All images inside the manuscript are black and white. The images used in the manuscript have been uploaded as complementary files (JPG is preferred).
Tables inside the manuscript must be editable and not pasted as images. Tables are also black and white (APA style).
Letter to the Editor (with statement of originality)
A sample can be found here)
If the manuscript contains samples from participants, at leat one sample signed by a participant must be loaded as a complementary file.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
The authors of the manuscripts accepted for publication in HOW journal are required to sign a nonexclusive license agreement allowing ASOCOPI to reproduce the full text on the Internet or in any other available source. Authors retain copyright of their manuscripts with the following restrictions: first publication is granted to ASOCOPI; nonexclusive agreements with third parties can be established as long as the original publication in the HOW journal is properly acknowledged.