Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

Author´s responsibilities

There are no fees or charges for manuscript processing and/or publishing materials. Authors are obliged to participate in (double blind) peer-review process. All authors shall significantly contribute to the research in their fields of interest by submitted texts. All authors are obliged to provide retractions or corrections of mistakes. All sources and references used during the research have to be mentioned in the text. Submitted article cannot be publish in any other journal (in Czech or any other language).

Peer-review process

All of a journal’s content should be subjected to peer-review, only exceptions are reviews of books and translations.
Peer-review is defined as obtaining advice on individual manuscripts from reviewers’ expertise in the field, judgments should be objective. The reviewer is chosen by editorial board with respect to the topic of a submitted study and with consideration for any possible conflict of interest. The process is “double blind”: reviewer as well as author do not know each other’s identity.

Publication ethics

Publishers and editors shall take reasonable steps to identify and prevent the publication of papers where research misconduct has occurred. In the event that a journal’s publisher or editors are made aware of any allegation of research misconduct the publisher or editor shall deal with allegations appropriately. Editors are always willing to publish corections, clarifications, retractions and apologies when needed.

Copyright

Copyright to all texts belongs to their respective authors. Layout of the printed issue as well as of downloadable PDF version is the copyright of the graphic designer.