Issue: 3, 9/26/22

Year: 2022

The main purpose of the Journal of Art and Iconography is to contribute to the world of science and art by enabling the sharing of scientific works produced by academicians and researchers working in the field of art.

The journal Art and Iconography published by Ataturk University Faculty of Fine Arts covers all fields of study that are directly or indirectly related to art, especially Applied Arts, Performing Arts, Plastic Arts, Traditional Arts, Art History, Art Theory, Art Criticism and Music Sciences.

The Journal of Art and Iconography is a peer-reviewed journal published twice a year (March-September).
The publishing language of the Journal of Art and Iconography is Turkish. In addition, English scientific studies are published.
The editorial board decides on the studies in other languages.
Articles should consist of abstract (at least 120 words), keywords (at least 3 concepts) in Turkish, as well as English title, English abstract (at least 120 words), keywords (at least 3 concepts).
The article should contain a bibliography and footnote prepared in accordance with the APA 7 Citation System.
A maximum of one study by the same author can be published in an issue.
Articles published in the Journal of Art and Iconography iThenticate scanned with the program
In the referee evaluation system of our journal, articles are evaluated by at least two referees. In case of equality in the decisions, the publication is sent to a third referee.

Article Preparation
The compliance of the submitted articles with the journal writing rules will first be checked by the Editorial Office, and the articles that are not prepared in accordance with the journal writing rules will be sent back to the authors with technical correction requests.

Title page
A separate titl e page should be sent with all submitted articles. This page;
- The title of the article and its short title, which does not exceed 50 characters,
- Authors' names, institutions and educational degrees,
- Detailed information about financial support information and other sources of support,
- Name, address, telephone (including mobile phone) and e-mail address of the corresponding author,
- ORCID numbers of all authors
-It should include information about individuals who contribute to the article preparation process but do not meet the authorship criteria.
Abstract: All articles other than Letter to the Editor should have abstracts in Turkish and English. Abstracts of Original Research articles should be prepared without subheadings.
Keywords: All articles should be submitted with at least 3 and at most 6 keywords, keywords should be written just below the abstract. Abbreviations should not be used as keywords.

Types of Articles
Original Research: The main text should include the subheadings "Introduction", "Method", "Results", "Discussion" and "Conclusion and Suggestions". For restrictions on Original Research, please see Table 1.
Compilation: Articles prepared by experts who have accumulated in the field of writing and whose savings are reflected in the number of publications and references in the international literature are evaluated. The authors can also be invited by the magazine. It should be prepared in a format that describes, discusses, evaluates and leads to future studies. The main text should start with the “Introduction” section and end with the “Conclusion” section. The rest of the text can be determined by the authors according to the content of the study. For restrictions on compilation types, please review Table 1

Table 1: Restrictions for Article Types

  Word Limit 
Summary Word Limit
 Source Limit  
  Table Limit
  Picture Limit
Original research  
40002504067 or 15 pictures in total
5000250506  10 or 20 pictures in total
 Book summary

APA Formatında Tablo Örnekleri
Kaynak: Sample Tables, APA accessed  

Images and Captions

Pictures, graphics and photographs (in TIFF or JPEG format) should be uploaded to the system as separate files. Images should not be presented in a Word file document or main document. When there are images divided into sub-units, the sub-units should not be given within a single image. Each subunit must be installed on the system as a separate file. Images should not be tagged for the purpose of identifying subunits (a, b, c, etc.). Images can use thick and thin arrows, arrowheads, stars, asterixes, and similar markings to support captions. Pictures, like the rest of the article, should be blind. For this reason, the information of the person and institution in the pictures should also be blinded. The minimum resolution of images must be 300DPI. To avoid disruptions in the evaluation process, all submitted images should have a clear resolution and a large size (minimum dimensions 100x100 mm). Image captions should be placed at the end of the main text.

All abbreviations in the article should be defined separately in the main text and abstract, where they are used for the first time, and the abbreviation should be given in parentheses after the definition.

All references, tables and pictures should be cited sequentially numbered where appropriate in the main text.

The limitations, obstacles and inadequacies of original research should be mentioned in the "Discussion" section before the conclusion paragraph.

When citing, the latest and most up-to-date publications should be preferred. Authors are responsible for the accuracy of the references. Both the in-text references and the bibliography section should be prepared according to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA) version 7 (in Microsoft Word application, References, Manage Sources) published by the American Psychological Association. In in-text references, the author's surname and publication date should be cited in parentheses.

Journal Article: Antunes B. M. M., Cayres S. U., Lira F. S., * Fernandes R. A. (2016) Arterial thickness and Immunometabolism: the mediating role of chronic exercise. Current Cardiology Reviews, 12(1), 47-51.
Journal article with multiple authors: Jerrentrup, A., Mueller, T., Glowalla, U., Herder, M., Henrichs, N., Neubauer, A., * Schaefer, J. R. (2018). Teaching medicine with the help of "Dr. House." PLoS One, 13(3), Article e0193972.
Turkish Article:Bayram, M., Keskin, B., & Kırandı, Ö. (2020). 2019-2020 Sezonu Hentbol Kadınlar 2. Lig A Grubunda Oynayan Takımların Müsabaka Analizleri [2019-2020 Season Handball Women’s Competition Analysis of Teams in the 2nd League]. Research in Sports Science, 10(2), 37-44.

Book with One Author: Kimmel, M. S. (2007). The gendered society. Oxford University Press.
With Two or More Authors: DiFonzo, N., & Bordia, P. (2007). Rumor psychology: Social and organizational approaches. American Psychological Association.
Authored by a Company (Group):American Sociological Association. (1975). Approaches to the study of social structure. Free Press.
Edited Book: Rhodewalt, F. (Ed.). (2008). Personality and social behavior. Psychology Press.
Editor Book Sectıon: McCormack, B., McCance, T., & Maben, J. (2013). Outcome evaluation in the development of person-centred practice. In B. McCormack, K. Manley, & A. Titchen (Eds.), Practice development in nursing and healthcare (pp. 190-211). John Wiley & Sons.
Thesis: Valentin, E. R. (2019, Summer). Narcissism predicted by Snapchat selfie sharing, filter usage, and editing [Master's thesis, California State University Dominguez Hills]. CSU ScholarWorks.
Non -author information: The universal declaration of human rights. (1974). U.S. Catholic Conference, Division of Latin America.
Web page: Sparks, Dana. (2018, September 12). Mayo mindfulness: Practicing mindfulness exercises. Mayo Clinic.

A maximum of 20 authors should be included in a reference list entry. For references with more than 20 authors, after the 19th author in the list, the names of the additional authors are replaced with an ellipsis (...), followed by the name of the last listed author:
Author, A. A., Author, B. B., Author, C. C., Author, D. D., Author, E. E., Author, F. F., Author, G. G., Author, H. H., Author, I. I., Author, J. J., Author, K. K., Author, L. L., Author, M. M., Author, N. N., Author, O. O., Author, P. P., Author, Q. Q., Author, R. R., Author, S. S., . . . Author, Z. Z.

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In accordance with the TR Dizin 2020 criteria, the issue of obtaining permissions for studies requiring ethics committee permission for the implementation of the articles related to the ethical rules and including the information about the permission in the article has been added to the criteria. In this respect, the researches that require the permission of the Ethics Committee in terms of our journal are as follows.
All kinds of researches carried out with qualitative or quantitative approaches that require data collection from participants using survey, interview, focus group study, observation, experiment, interview techniques.
In addition;
Obtaining and specifying permission from the owners for the use of scales, surveys, photographs belonging to others, It should be stated that the copyright regulations are complied with for the ideas and works of art used.
In addition;
Retrospective ethics committee permission is not required for articles that have been used before 2020, produced from master's/doctoral studies (should be stated in the article), applied for publication in the journal in the previous year, accepted but not yet published.
Ethics Committee Permission must be obtained for the articles submitted to our journal after January 1, 2020 and meet the conditions stated above.

Journal of Art and Iconography does not charge a fee for article submission or article process operation.
Articles that comply with our publication policy and type of publication (research articles and book criticism) are processed.
The Journal of Art and Iconography is an open access scientific electronic publication of Atatürk University that publishes independently, impartially and based on the principles of double-blind referee evaluation.
The journal is published twice a year, in March and September.

All articles submitted to the journal undergo a double-blind referee evaluation process. To ensure an impartial evaluation process, each article is evaluated by at least two external-independent referees who are experts in their fields. The evaluation processes of the articles to be submitted by the members of the Journal Editorial Board will be managed by external independent editors to be invited.
In the decision-making processes of all articles, the final decision-making authority is in the Editor-in-Chief.
In the referee evaluation system of our journal, articles are evaluated by at least two referees. In case of equality in the decisions, the publication is sent to a third referee.

Journal of Art and Iconography does not charge a fee for article submission or article process operation


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