Journal of Applied Philosophy


Number of submissions received annually: 


2013: 187

2012: 161

2011: 162


Percentage of submissions accepted 

2013: 8%

2012: 10%

2011: 10%


Percentage of submissions that receive at least one referee report: 56% 


Average time for manuscript review in months: 5 


If possible, give details.

a. Editorial decision within 2 months: 0%

b. Editorial decision between 2 and 6 months: 0%

c. Editorial decision between 7 months and 1 year: 0%

d. Editorial decision of more than 1 year: 0%


The journal has a printed version. 

Average time from acceptance to print publication in months: 3 


The journal has an 'online first' system. 

Average time from acceptance to online publication in months: 1 


Submissions are anonymous to the editors. 


Submissions are anonymous to the reviewers. 


Demographic Information:

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Percentage of submissions by women: 20% 


Percentage of accepted articles by women: 20% 


Percentage of submissions by people from minority ethnic groups: n/a 


Percentage of accepted articles by people from minority ethnic groups: n/a 


Publisher: Blackwell-Wiley 

Editor(s)-in-chief: Christopher Bennett 

Full name: Elizabeth Hannon 

Title/position: assistant editor 

Email address: jap@appliedphil.org 

Street address: Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge 

City: Cambridge 

State/province: n/a 

Zip/postal code: CB2 3RH 

Country: UK 

Journal of Applied Philosophy