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Author Guidelines

Supporting Tuna authors

  • You may submit your article by e-mail or on a flash drive, please use footnotes instead of endnotes.
  • Following data is needed about every author:
    name, year of birth, degree, position or field of activity, address of occupation, and e-mail address.
  • A short abstract in English is needed by each article.
  • Articles are peer reviewed.
  • An example of the structure of reference:
    1) A book:
    R. Darnton. The Kiss of Lamourette. Reflections in Cultural History. New York, London: W.W. Norton, 1990, lk. 191–218
    2) An article in the periodicals or in the collection:
    J. R. Hall. Cultural History is Dead (Long Live the Hydra). – G. Delanty, E. F. Isin (eds.). Handbook of Historical Sociology. London: Sage, 2003, lk. 151–167.
  • Each reference must contain document’s name and date; a website reference must contain a date as well.
  • Abbreviations are used with dots (according to the “Grammar of Estonian” published in 1976).
  • In the text, titles of the writings are in quotation marks, names of the periodicals can be without quotation marks (exceptions can be made by unknown editions or publications with a little distribution only).
  • References of writings in Russian and other Slavic languages using Cyrillic are transliterated according to the rules of Russian-Latin transliteration given in “Grammar of Estonian” published in 1999, and according to “Transliteration of Cyrillic” (Comrie, G. G. Corbett (eds.), The Slavonic languages. London, New York: Routledge, 1992, xii–xiii). In the main texts, Russian names are written according to the rules of Russian-Estonian transliteration (“Grammar of Estonian”, 1999).