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Number of submissions received annually: 


2013: 405

2012: 373

2011: 330


Percentage of submissions accepted 

2013: 10.6%

2012: 9%

2011: 13.1%


Percentage of submissions that receive at least one referee report: 100% 


Average time for manuscript review in months: 2


If possible, give details.

a. Editorial decision within 2 months: 80%

b. Editorial decision between 2 and 6 months: 15%

c. Editorial decision between 7 months and 1 year: 5%

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


The journal has a printed version. 

Average time from acceptance to print publication in months: 4 


The journal has an 'online first' system. 

Average time from acceptance to online publication in months: 2 


Submissions are not anonymous to the editors. 


Submissions are anonymous to the reviewers. 



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Percentage of submissions by women: n/a 


Percentage of accepted articles by women: n/a 


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


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


Publisher: University of Chicago Press 

Editor(s)-in-chief: Jeffrey A Barrett 

Full name: Jeffrey A Barrett 

Title/position: Professor of Philosophy and Logic and Philosophy of Science 

Email address: j.barrett@uci.edu 

Street address: UC Irvine 

City: Irvine 

State/province: CA 

Zip/postal code: 92697-5100 

Country: USA 

Philosophy of Science