Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement
Before submitting your manuscript, please read the publication ethics and publication malpractice statement. The ethics statements for the Talent are based on the Committee on Publication Ethics Code of Conduct guidelines available at www.publicationethics.org.
Copyright, Terms & Conditions
All articles published in this journal are licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY-NC-4.0). The license permits non-commercial re-use of an open access article, as long as the author is properly attributed. The Talent holds copyrights for all articles published in the journal. Authors are responsible for article contents published in the journal.
Archiving and Preservation Policy
All articles of the Talent are archived in digital format on ULAKBIM ODIS (Turkish Academic Network and Information Center-Online Journal System). In addition, all contents, including articles and website are stored on three different sources. Content on one server is online and accessible to the readers. The copy of all the contents is stored as a backup on two other sources.
Talent relies on the peer review process to uphold the quality and validity of individual articles. All manuscripts go through blind-review process and are reviewed at least by two refrees. In some cases, more than two refrees review manuscripts. The peer-review process includes the following steps: 1) Pre-assessment by the Editor, 2) Invitation to reviewers, 3) Response to Invitations, 4) Review is conducted, 5) Journal evaluates reviews, 6) Decisions and reviews are sent to authors.
Instructions for Authors
After initial screening by the Editor, manuscripts are reviewed by a blind refereeing process. Two independent referees assess the quality and appropriateness of manuscripts. Avoid any information which might identify you as the author. The review process takes two to three months.
Talent publishes in English language only. Please use a professional language service to translate your manuscript written in other languages.
Manuscripts should be submitted at https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/talent.
Manuscripts should be written in accordance with the 7th edition of publication manual of the American Psychological Association (APA).
Manuscripts should be submitted in MS Word.
- Use a normal, plain font (e.g., 12-point Times New Roman) for text.
- Use double space
- Use the automatic page numbering to number the pages.
- Use the table function, not spreadsheets, to make tables.
It should be the first page and include title of paper, name(s) of author(s), affiliation, mailing address, and email. The title page will be removed by the Editor prior to the refereeing process to allow for a blind review.
It should consist of 120-150 words on the second page of the manuscript. It must briefly outline purpose, methodology, instrumentation, sample/s, main findings, and conclusions. Include 6 keywords under the abstract for indexing purposes.
All headings must be bold.
Manuscripts should not exceed 8000 words including abstract, references and illustrations. Exceptions should be discussed with the editor.
In the text, refer to every table and figure. They should be placed in the text, not at the end of the manuscript.
Acknowledgments of people, grants, funds, etc. should be written before the reference list. The names of funding organizations should be written in full.
They should be written according to the 7th edition of the Mannual of the American Psychological Association (APA).
Do not use footnotes.