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Number of submissions received annually: 


2013: 250

2012: 250

2011: 250


Percentage of submissions accepted 

2013: 9%

2012: 9%

2011: 9%


Percentage of submissions that receive at least one referee report: 60% 


Average time for manuscript review in months: 4


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: 11 


The journal does not have an 'online first' system. 


Submissions are not anonymous to the editors. 


Submissions are anonymous to the reviewers. 


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Publisher: Blackwell-Wiley 

Editor(s)-in-chief: Professor Samuel Guttenplan 

Full name: Samuel Guttenplan 

Title/position: Professor of Philosophy 

Email address: s.guttenplan@bbk.ac.uk 

Street address: Malet Street 

City: London 

State/province: n/a 

Zip/postal code: WC1E 7HX 

Country: UK 

Mind & Language