Author Guidelines

Writing Guidelines:

a.  The title should be printed in capital and bold letters, and should be centered in a 14-point size. The author(s) and affiliation(s) should be flush right, single-spaced, and typed beginning on the second line below the title using 12- point type.

b.  All papers should begin with an abstract of 300 words or less. The abstract should be single-spaced. Type size should be 10 point. Every article should include two keywords minimum.

c.  The titles such as Dr. or Professor, the institution's name and country, and the email address will be written respectively in the footnote. Additional authors and affiliations should be stacked under the first with no space between.

d.  The base font should be set to Times New Roman in a 12-point size. Type size of the tables, footnotes should be 10 points. The letters and the graphics and the tables should be non-coloured.

e.  You must use Microsoft Word 6.0 or higher (PC version) and the text should be full justified. Margins of the A 4 paper should be set at 1,25 cm top and bottom, and 2,5 cm right and left.

f.  Single space the body of the paper and between paragraphs.

g.  Citations in the text should list the author's last name, comma, and publication date, and the page number, all enclosed by parentheses, i.e., (Yumusak-Erarslan, 2005: 520).

h.  The first letters of the headings should be in capital letters and the headings should be in boldface. They should be numbered as 1, 1.1., 1.2.1., and so on.