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Submission Guidelines

Journal Submissions: When submitting an article to The Journal, please include a professional biography for all authors, full contact information, and an author headshot. Please submit all graphics for the article as separate attachments with full caption and credit information.

Length: Journal articles range between 1,500–3,500 words and are submitted in Microsoft Word.

Images: All graphics must be in a digital format at 300 dpi or better when scaled. The larger the file size the better quality the photo when printed. Please submit all images/graphics by email with submission of the article.

Line art (graphs, charts, etc.): Scanned at 600 dpi or better. Submit all images/graphics by e-mail or through a file hosting service such as Dropbox, etc.

The Editorial Staff reserves the right to reject submissions that include text copied from other sources in part or as a whole. Works that have been published previously and for which the author retains publishing rights may be submitted. The Journal requires the author provide notification of this when submitting the article and provide contact information for the original publisher so that reprint permission may be verified. Reprint submissions for which this information is not provided may be rejected.

Submit materials to:

Managing Editor
Journal of CWD
James Madison University
MSC 4902 
Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Phone: 540-568-2718
Email: cisr-journal@jmu.edu

 

Authors who submit articles to The Journal are expected to do so in good faith and are solely responsible for the content therein, including the accuracy of all information and correct attribution for quotations and citations.

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