Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished manuscripts will be considered.

Manuscripts should follow the APA style edition (Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, 2001) including organization and structure, formatting of references, tables and figures, and all other APA formatting concerns. Submissions must be between 4.000-8.000 words in length.

All manuscript submissions will be forwarded to at least two members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be made by the editor based on the reviews’ comments. 

All submissions must be sent electronically at 

The REAL is an Open Access journal and requires no fees from the authors.

Prospective authors should consult the ethical guidelines of academic research and writing.

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