Writing Rules

Spelling Rules

The articles sent to tarihyazimi must be prepared in accordance with the Publication Template. Critics and translations must be in line with the publication template; however, chapters and their titles should be stated by writers in compliance with the content.
The reference style must be APA 6 (Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, 2009). For further information…
Translation Article:
This part aims to evaluate and share the Turkish translations of the important articles on historiography, interdisciplinary history, the philosophy of history, the sociology of history, etc. which were published in any language apart from Turkish and mostly theoretical.
Important Points for the Submission of Translation Articles:
• Getting publication permission for the translation and republication from the owner of the copyright (person or institution).
• Translating the entire article (without skipping a chapter or paragraph)
• Not including any additional statements to the main text in translation, making necessary explanations and evaluations in the footnote as (T.N)
• Sending original text and its Turkish translation with the permission statement.
(Template for the translation)
The convenience of the article to all points below in the process of submission is obligatory and they are all checked by the writer, or else, the article is returned to the writer.
3. At the end of the articles in Turkish, an Extended Summary is required under the main titles of the article (at least 750, at most 1000 words). (The extended summary can be sent after the acceptance of the article for publishing). The articles in English do not require a short and extended Turkish summary.
4. The extent of the article for the Turkish articles must be at least 5000 + 1000, 9000 + 1000 at most (Abstract, extended summary) = 10000 words. For the articles in English, it must not exceed 9000 words for the whole of the article.
5. The total table and figure number must not exceed 10. The writers make tables for the important points and for the matters that can be hardly summarized in the text.
6. The article must be in line with the 6th Edition (APA-6) (http://www.apa.org).
7. In “Introduction”, the reason for writing the article is stated with the analytical presentation of the general literature related to the topic. Even if the new title is not entitled, the "method" of the research should be briefly elucidated. In the main part of the article, the "findings” must be mentioned and "discussed". In conclusion, final remarks on the problem of the article must be underlined. The titles in the article are determined by the writer in accordance with the article itself as in the case of theoretical, essay, and compilation studies.
8. Research articles are prepared in accordance with the tarihyazımı Publication Template.
9. Critics and translations are also in compliance with the points mentioned in the publication template in terms of form, however, chapters and titles are mentioned in line with the content of the article by the writer independently from the publication template.
10. The submission is in the format of a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx)
11. The writers’ names, institutions, and addresses must not be written in the text.

1. The article should not be published elsewhere or should not be sent to other journals for evaluation.
2. The article language can be Turkish or English. There should be Turkish and English abstracts of the article which do not exceed 250 words as in the format mentioned in the publication template. Turkish abstracts are not required for English articles. The title of the article should be short, and it does not exceed 15 words. Keywords should be between 5 – 7 words.

Ethical Committee Approval

With the decision of ULAKBİM on February 25th, 2020, there is a condition that "All the disciplines of science (including social sciences), there should be an Ethical Committee Approval for research involving human and animal (clinical and experimental) separately and this approval must be mentioned in the article and it should be documented". The research conducted by quantitative or qualitative approaches which require data collection such as questionnaire, interview, observation, focus group study, the experiment is regarded under the aforementioned content.