Author(s) are required to strictly comply with these guidelines to increase the probability of acceptance of their manuscript for review.
Author(s) are required to format article according to APA Publication Manual (6th edition). APA has developed this style to standardize the social and behavioural sciences research reporting. To fully understand the formatting/referencing style, please visit APA website here: http://www.apastyle.org/.
You can also see a sample formatted article for your better understanding by clicking here http://supp.apa.org/style/PM6E-Corrected-Sample-Papers.pdf
Here are the instructions for reporting different sections of article: http://flash1r.apa.org/apastyle/basics/data/resources/sample-appendix.pdf
All tables and figures should be reported at the end of manuscript, for details please click here https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_formatting_and_style_guide/apa_tables_and_figures.html
Below are some examples of in-text citations and end references:
Anwar, C.M. (2017). Linkages between personality and knowledge sharing behavior: Mediating role of affective states. Ekonomie a Management, 20(2), 102-115.
Xie, Chen, Lai, Zhang, & Anwar (2016)
Xie, Y., Chen, M., Lai, H., Zhang, W., & Anwar, C.M. (2016). Neural basis of two kinds of social influences: Obedience and Conformity. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10, 51. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00051
Parker & Roy (2001)
Parker, G., & Roy, K. (2001). Adolescent depression: A review. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 35, 572-580.
Milnes, G. M. (1998). Adolescent depression: The use of generative instruction to increase rational beliefs and decrease irrational beliefs and depressed mood. Unpublished M.Appl.Psy. thesis, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia.
May, B. (2007). A survey of radial velocities in the zodiacal dust cloud. Bristol, England: Canopus Publishing.
Australia. Department of Health and Aged Care. (2000)Australia. Department of Health and Aged Care. (2000). National youth suicide prevention strategy. Retrieved from http://www.health.gov.au/hsdd/mentalhe/sp/nysps/about.htm
Murray, G. (2005). A duty of care to children and young people in Western Australia: Report on the quality assurance and review of unsubstantiated allegations of abuse in care: 1 April 2004 to 12 September 2005. Retrieved from Western Australia, Department of Child Protection website: http://www.community.wa.gov.au/NR/rdonlyres/851183A4-A822-4592-AB66-C410E453AEEC/0/DCDRPTGwennMurrayreportwithcover2006.pdf
Wells, A. (2009). Metacognitive therapy for anxiety and depression in psychology. New York, NY: Guilford Press.
You are required to add “Literature Review”, as is it not mentions in above APA’s tutorial. Literature review is essential to develop your hypotheses or propositions.
Authors should also report “Conclusion”, “Theoretical and Managerial Implications” and “Limitations and Future Research Directions”, as these reporting dimensions are not shown in APA’s tutorial but these features of research are essential to be reported to publish in JMS.
The publication share of the cost for authors is US$200 per accepted article. The payment must be made after acceptance to ensure timely publication of your article.
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