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Scope and Editorial Policies
The ALMANACK is a scientific peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles and reviews that deal with the formation of States and nations in Brazil and the Americas. The scope includes this formation as it interacts with contemporary and global historical processes, between the XVIII and XIX centuries, as well as comparative and theoretical-methodological approaches. The journal adheres to the ethical guidelines proposed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE - https://publicationethics.org/), to the Code of Ethics American Educational Research Association - https://cdn.ymaws.com/wera.site-ym.com/resource/resmgr/a_general/aera.pdf, to FAPESP’s Code of Good Scientific Practices (http://www.fapesp.br/boaspraticas/), and to the publishing guidelines laid out by the Council of Science Editors (CSE - https://www.councilscienceeditors.org/).
Peer Review Process
The ALMANACK employs a double-blind peer-review process, in which two or more peers selected by the journal review the manuscript. Author and reviewer identities are hidden from each other throughout the entire process.
The ALMANACK supports the recommendations made by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE),FAPESP’s Code of Good Scientific Practices (http://www.fapesp.br/boaspraticas/) and the Council of Science Editors (CSE) (https://www.councilscienceeditors.org/) for ethical publishing practices.
In cases of duplicate or redundant publishing practices, corrections, and retractions, the ALMANACK has adopted the following recommendations:
In terms of conflicts of interest, the ALMANACK requests that all authors, at the moment of submission, declare any personal or commercial interests that could bias the manuscript. If there are no conflicts of interest, the authors should declare the absence of conflicts of interest.Sanctions: Practices that detract from scientific integrity, such as plagiarism, duplicate publications, or redundant publications, will be presented to the Editorial Board for review. The Board will decide on the appropriate sanction, including suspension from publishing in this journal for a determined length of time. Authors will be immediately notified of any developments in the stages of the sanction process.
Criteria for Submission of Reviews and Proposals for Dossiers
Organization of the Dossiers:
2. Presentation of the proposal (two to four paragraphs);
3. The name of the authors, with their institutional data, titles, and abstracts of the articles;
4. Indication of a schedule for presentation of the final texts, with a brief biography of the proponent(s) (in Portuguese and English).
5. 50% of the texts presented in the proposal must be in English, in addition to the other languages accepted by the journal (Portuguese, Spanish, French).
6. All texts must be sent by their own authors using the journal's submission page.
7. The Editorial Board will reserve the right to make the final decision, which will be communicated to the proponents/organizers as soon as it made
The manuscript should be sent as a Microsoft Office Word file, containing a maximum of 12,000 words, with 12-point Times New Roman font. The file size should be below 2MB.
A file with the following data:
Another file, containing the text followed by the set of the bibliography cited in the footnotes.
1. Substantial contribution to the conception of the work;
Organization of Articles (Open Submission or Invited Forums/Dossiers) and Reviews:
2. Idem (of the same author): in place of the author's name, when it comes to quote different works by the same author;
3. Op. Cit. (work cited): Use in the case of the work mentioned above, with different page(s), but with interleaving of other notes;
4. Loc. Cit. (in the work cited): use to designate the same page(s) of a work previously mentioned, with interleaving of other notes.
For other examples we recommend consulting the standards of ABNT-NBR-6023/2018
GUIMARAES, Lúcia Maria Paschoal. Debaixo da imediata proteção de sua majestade imperial: o IHGB (1838-1889). 1995. 339f. Tese (Doutorado em História Social). Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, 1995. Ibidem, p.51.
BERNARDES, Denis Antônio de Mendonça. Progresso e rotina… Op. Cit., p.503. Idem. O patriotismo constitucional… Op. Cit., p.193.
JANCSÓ, István; PIMENTA, João Paulo Garrido. Peças de um mosaico (ou apontamentos para o estudo da emergência da identidade nacional brasileira). In: MOTA, Carlos Guilherme (org.). Viagem incompleta: a experiência brasileira (1500-2000): formação: histórias. 2. ed. São Paulo: SENAC, 2000. p.128. JANCSÓ, István; PIMENTA, João Paulo Garrido. Op. Cit., p.132. BERNARDES, Denis Antônio de Mendonça. Progresso e rotina… Op. Cit., p.503. CORREIO BRAZILIENSE. Londres: W. Lewis, Paternoster, n.10, março de 1809. BERNARDES, Dênis Antônio de Mendonça. O patriotismo constitucional… Op. Cit., p.193.
VAINFAS, Ronaldo. Império Colonial. In: VAINFAS, Ronaldo (dir.). Dicionário do Brasil Colonial (1500-1808). Rio de Janeiro: Objetiva, 2000. p.299-301. VAINFAS, Ronaldo. Loc. Cit.
For complete bibliographic citations, should follow the standard below:
COUTINHO, Francisco de Souza. Cartas escritas de França a El-Rei D. João IV. [Letters Written from France to King D. João IV.] [s.l.]: [s.n.], 1651. Biblioteca Geral. Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.
BIROU, A. Dicionário de ciências sociais. 5. ed. Lisboa: Dom Quixote, 1982. 454 p.
BIROU, A. Dicionário de sociologia. Porto Alegre: Globo, 1963. 280 p.
Submission and Proofing
Manuscripts should be submitted at the following website: http://www.scielo.br/alm, using the Submissão Online (Online Submission) button. Before publishing accepted articles, the corresponding author will receive the final edited version for review (in a PDF file). The authors must install Acrobat Reader to open and read these files (free download at the link http://get.adobe.com/br/reader/). At this phase of the process, the authors must limit their corrections to typographical errors, and may not alter the research content or authorship.
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