Thought: A Journal of Philosophy


Number of submissions received annually: 


2013: 546

2012: 297

2011: n/a


Percentage of submissions accepted 

2013: 13

2012: 7

2011: n/a


Percentage of submissions that receive at least one referee report: not available


Average time for manuscript review in months: 1


If possible, give details.

a. Editorial decision within 2 months: 89%

b. Editorial decision between 2 and 6 months: 11%

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

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


The journal does not have a printed version. 


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: 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: Wiley 

Editor(s)-in-chief: Crispin Wright / John Divers / Carrie Jenkins 

Full name: Giacomo Melis 

Title/position: Assistant editor 

Email address: thoughtmanagingeditor@gmail.com 

Street address:Old Brewery, Hgh Street, Old Aberdeeni 

City: Aberdeen 

State/province: Scotland 

Zip/postal code: AB24 3UB 

Country: UK 

Thought: A Journal of Philosophy