INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS
Media and Communication / Mediji i komunikacije -
The journal publishes scientific, professional, reviewed, translated works, book reviews and original research papers from the social sciences and humanities -
Only original papers that have not been and will not be published in other publications will be accepted which will be guaranteed by the author, except by special agreement with the publisher of the journal. Publisher reserves the right on published works, unless otherwise agreed with the author. The journal will publish the papers in languages of former Yugoslavia or in English, which were confirmed by two anonymous positive reviews of the international media experts.
The maximum volume of original scientific researches is up to 7000 words, professional and translated works up to 3000 words, reviews up to 1000 words.
The first page should contain basic information about the author and co-
The criteria for preparation of the work
The paper consists of a title, abstract, introduction, subtitles, conclusion and references.
Font of the work is Times New Roman, size 12, single spacing.
Abstract in length up to 300 words with a maximum of five keywords, contains the subject and purpose, hypotheses, methods, results and conclusions.
Footnotes are used at the bottom of each side for additional comments and continuously numbered in Arabic numerals.
Photos, charts, tables, and other contributions must have an ordinal number, title and explanation of marks. Illustrations should be marked and submitted as separate documents.
The quotation system in the text
The text should cite all sources using the Harvard system of citation – author's last name, year of publication and page number, letter in which was printed the source to which it refers. Example (Street, 2003:25
To paraphrase the text the author's name and year of publication should be used, example (Chomsky, 2002). Each citation should be with quotation marks at the beginning and end of the quote.
For a list of references the Harvard system should be used stating as follows: last name, first letter of the name of the author/editor (year of publication). Title (in italics). Place of publication: Publisher.
Example: Dwyer, T. (2010). Media Convergence, Open University Press, Berkshire
For the text on internet page: last name and the first letter of the name of the author, year of publication of the text (or the year of posting the text on internet page), title and subtitle of the text (italics), internet address, date of visit.
Example: Raboy, M. (2002). Rethinking Broadcasting Policy in a Global Media Environment, http://ripeat.org/wp-
In the bibliography lists only quoted works can be sorted alphabetically.
Methods of delivering the work
Papers should be submitted electronically via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The electronic edition will be available on the website of the journal
Publisher reserves the right to published works, unless otherwise agreed with the author. With every further publication of the work in printed or electronic journal should be include as a source.
Works by invitation will not be reviewed.
The editorial board reserves the right not to consider works that do not meet the requirements of this Instruction.
Author receives free copy of journal with his published work.
The journal is published twice a year in June (special issue) and in November.
The first issue that comes out in June 2014. is dedicated to the theme of Journalism – the crisis of the profession.