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Journal Surveys: Synthese (2014)
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Submissions and Review Process

Number of submissions received annually

  • 2013: 549
  • 2012: 520
  • 2011: 472

Percentage of submissions accepted

  • 2013: 5.6%
  • 2012: 6%
  • 2011: 6%

Percentage of submissions that receive at least one referee report: 100%

Average time for manuscript review in months: 2

  • Editorial decision within 2 months: not available
  • Editorial decision between 2 and 6 months: not available
  • Editorial decision between 7 months and 1 year: not available
  • Editorial decision of more than 1 year: not available

The journal has a printed version.

  • Average time from acceptance to print publication in months: 15

The journal has an 'online first' system.

  • Average time from acceptance to online publication in months: 1

Submissions are not anonymous to the editors.

Submissions are anonymous to the reviewers.

Demographic Information

Percentage of submissions by women: not available

Percentage of accepted articles by women: not available

Percentage of submissions by people from minority ethnic groups: not available

Percentage of accepted articles by people from minority ethnic groups: not available

Journal Contact Details

Publisher: Springer

Editor(s)-in-chief: Otavio Bueno, Vincent Hendricks, Wiebe Van Der Hoek, Gila Sher

Full name: Gila Sher

Title/position: editor-in-chief

Email address: [email protected]

Street address: 14144 Kendra Way

City: Poway

State/province: CA

Zip/postal code: 92064

Country: USA

Website: Synthese

Notes

The Editors-In-Chief have requested that the following notes be added to their responses to the survey: 

The numerical data for Synthese were supplied by Springer.

Acceptance rate was calculated according to the traditional way of calculating it, i.e.: The percentage listed is the percentage of submitted articles which were either fully accepted or accepted with minor revisions after the first round of peer review.