Before submitting, please ensure that you used the template provided below and followed the FQS guidelines. This is absolutely necessary as it minimizes the workload and increases the turnaround period. The guidelines partly follow the conventions of the American Psychological Association; please take a look at previous contributions.
To open peer review, please make sure to fully anonymize the manuscript before submitting. This concerns author names as well as other information that might allow reviewers to identify you.
If a manuscript has been accepted for publishing, we will ask to de-anonymize the file by providing author names and references as well as acknowledgments if you wish.
Please use one of the following templates while writing your text:
Download the template to your computer and use the locally saved version while writing.
Please format the text by exclusively using FQS styles: Chose "Styles and Formatting" to see the FQS styles, displayed in the list on the right side and starting with "FQS." To assign a format e.g., to a paragraph, click the respective paragraph and "FQSText" in the right menu afterwards.
Save the file in Word ".docx" format.
Please send us an e-mail if you have any questions.