American Journal of Philosophy
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background information about the author(s) and their organization(s): including links to personal webpages or a well maintained Author ID (e.g. ORCID),
background information about the reviewers and their organizations: including links to personal webpages or a well maintained Author ID and an e-mail address for each reviewer,
background information about the topic covered in the manuscript.
Article Processing Charges
Yes. All ASP journals are made freely available online, we guarantee that no university library or individual reader will ever have to buy a subscription or buy access through pay-per-view fees to access the papers published in ASP journals.
In order to cover the costs of providing and maintaining a publication infrastructure, managing the journals, and processing the papers through peer-review and the editorial procedure, the journal charges a publication fee which is normally covered by the author's institution or research funds. The publication fee is required to be paid upon acceptance of an article for publication. ASP grants discounts on publication fees for authors of Lower income countries or Lower middle income countries.
You can make an APG payment via Paypal, Bank Transfer, credit card or Western Union. Detailed payment instructions can be found on the submission system. You can also ask the editorial assistant for any further questions.
If you make the Wired Transfer payment, please make sure that your Paper ID (mentioned in the e-mail) is filled in the "attached statement", otherwise we cannot tell who has remitted the money. After the Wired Transfer payment, your local bank will return a receipt to you after the remittance.
If you make the Online Payment, please keep your order number or the screen capturing of payment if it is possible.
Please send your payment voucher via e-mail to the Editorial Assistant after your payment. The Editorial Assistant shall email you a confirmation letter after receiving the payment.
It usually takes about 1-2 weeks or so. Please contact the Editorial Assistant if you want to know the status of your paper.
We will publish your paper as soon as possible,once the manuscript is accepted for peer review process American Science Publishing make decisions very quickly. All manuscripts are handled electronically throughout the Review process. Authors are usually informed within a week about the acceptance or rejection of their article and if accepted it gets published in 2 days of acceptance.
No, none of ASP's journals have presently a JCR®JIF.
Yes, ASP journals have their citations tracked with Google Scholar. You can find the latest analysis of citations on Google Scholar for all ASP journals on their journal web page.
Yes, our journals are indexed by many databases. “Indexed” means here simply “included in the database”. The index contains the metadata of ASP’s articles. Most important metadata are authors, title, abstract, year of publication, and the link to the full paper at ASP. Each journal maintains its own list of databases where it is indexed. Please look under “Indexing” on each ASP journal homepage.
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