Policies for Landscapes of Violence
Peer Review Process
Peer Review Process: All articles submitted to Landscapes of Violence are reviewed by two independent peer referees considered experts in the subject field. The review process is anonymous for both authors and reviewers-reviewers will not know the identity of the authors and authors will not know the identity of the reviewers. The editors will rely heavily on reviewer comments when making decisions regarding revision and publication of an article. Letters to the Editor and Reviews will not be subject to the peer review process, but the editors reserve the right to edit these submissions for length and/or content. Announcements will be published at the discretion of the Editorial Board; the Editorial Board reserves the right to edit these submissions for length and/or content.
New issues of Landscapes of Violencewill be published approximately four times a year; the timing of publications will vary at the discretion of the Editorial Board. Additional "Special Topics" Issues may be published at the discretion of the Editorial Board or as complied by a guest editor.
Open Access Policy
All materials published through Landscapes of Violence are available free of charge to any interested party. It is the hope of the Editorial Board that such open access will support a more extensive exchange of research and knowledge regarding issues related to violence.