Guide for Authors

Author guidelines

Thank you for choosing to submit your paper to us. The Quarterly “Journal of Woman and Family Studies" is a scientific journal of Alzahra University Women Research Center, which aims to publish original articles resulting from research findings, qualitative articles, case studies, and theory construction articles in the field of women and the family.

Authors must prepare manuscripts according to the journal format to expedite the review process, and before submitting the article, commit to refrain from submitting the paper to another journal at the same time until the final result is announced. Thus, the corresponding author must complete the Commitment and Authors' Conflict of Interest forms and upload them in the system.

Respecting the ethical rules in publications, this journal is subject to the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) rules and follows the executive regulations of the Law on Prevention and Combating Fraud in Scientific Works.

All authors are required to provide a plagiarism certificate when submitting their manuscripts.

Articles are evaluated by two reviewers, a comparative reviewer, and a specialized editor.

At any stage of the evaluation process, it is possible to reject the article.

After issuing the Letter of Acceptance, there will be no change in the article ID information. So, when submitting the manuscript in the journal system, all authors must write their information and affiliation accurately. After the publication, the journal office is under no obligation to change the authors' information.

In order to expedite the evaluation process, the authors are obliged to fully observe the template and principles of writing the article in this journal and before submitting the article, undertake not to send the article to another journal at the same time until the result is achieved. Conflict of Intrest & Commitment Forms should be completed by correspondence and uploaded on the website.