Review procedure

1. Submitted texts are initially evaluated by the Editors (who check for compliance with the journal’s profile and the fulfilment of academic and formal requirements). The evaluation of texts is not influenced by the nationality, ethnic origin, race, gender, sexual orientation, or the religious and political beliefs of the authors.

2. All submitted papers are reviewed by at least two reviewers affiliated with different universities (institutions) than those to which the authors are affiliated. The editors choose reviewers from among specialists in a given field. Due to the broad subject matter of the articles submitted to the journal, in the absence of an appropriate reviewer, a member of the Editorial Committee or the International Advisory Committee can be appointed as a reviewer. In the case of interdisciplinary texts, more than two reviewers can be appointed. The editors publish the list of reviewers once a year in (Journal of Law, Economics and Sociology) (in Issue 1 for each previous calendar year) and on the website.

3. The journal uses double-blind review. The assessment criteria on the review sheet are: type of text, appropriately worded title, originality and current relevance of the problem, appropriate formulation of the research subject, manner in which research is conducted, methodological basis of article, formal accuracy of the manuscript, range of literature referenced, conformity with the profile of the journal, range of solutions to the problem and the author’s contribution to scientific knowledge. RPEiS review sheet.

4. Reviewers’ comments are forwarded to the author of the text. The author should attach the responses to the reviews to the revised version of the article.

5. Two unequivocally positive reviews are required for a text to be accepted for publication. In the event of a conflicting assessment of the text by two reviewers, the editors may appoint a third reviewer.

6. The Editorial Board will only accept texts for publication that have received two unequivocally positive reviews and have been approved by the Editorial Committee.

7. Reviews of articles are prepared free of charge, in accordance with previously accepted custom.

8. Reviews and all documentation of the review process are kept in the archives of the Editorial Office.

Programme "Wsparcie dla czasopism naukowych", contract number 269/WCN/2019/1.

The English translation of articles in 2018 and 2019 was undertaken under contract number 848/P-DUN/2018 financed by the Minister of Science and Higher Education – Objective: Translation of articles of RPEiS for publication in English for open access on the Internet.

The digitalisation and archiving of volumes 1–19 (1921–1939) and 20–59 (1958–1997) was undertaken under contract number 541/P-DUN/2016 financed by the Minister of Science and Higher Education – Objective: Ruch Prawniczy, Ekonomiczny i Socjologiczny—digitalisation and deposition of each year in the AMUR archive with the aim of publishing them and maintaining open access to them on the Internet.

The English translation of articles in 2016 and 2017 was undertaken under contract number 541/P-DUN/2016 financed by the Minister of Science and Higher Education – Objective: Ruch Prawniczy, Ekonomiczny i Socjologiczny—translation and editing of articles for publication in English for open access on the Internet (OJS/ CC licence).


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