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A declaration confirming the original character of the paper and that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere must be included.

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ORCID numer
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Introduction: justification of the research and its novelty, objectives of the analysis, hypotheses and research theses, applied research methods
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References: at the bottom of the page, continuous pagination, 10-point font size, according to the following model:
¹ S. Filipowicz, Democracy – The Power of Illusion, Peter Lang 2013, p. 117.
¹ Ibidem, p. 48.
¹ I. Ostapovich, The Role of Regulatory Character of Decisions of the Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Provision of Uniform Rule-Making System, [in:] I.I. Rogov (ed.), Kazakhstan trend: from Totalitarianism to Democratic and Legal State (View from the Outside), Astana 2015, p. 158.
¹ S. Filipowicz, Democracy…, p. 126.
¹ A. Manasyan, The Two-Party Political System and Perspectives of its Development in the Republic of Armenia, «Studia Politologiczne» 2017, № 44, p. 303.
¹ P. Swianiewicz, Changing Forms of Urban Governance in Central and Eastern Europe The Impact of Institutional Choices, cityfuturespapers/session7_5/7_5changingforms.pdf (10.10.2016).

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The procedure for qualifying an article for publication
Editorial Board does not charge any fees for manuscript submission or article processing.
Articles are qualified for publication in Studia Politologiczne on the basis of a peer review process.

Manuscripts submitted for publication in Studia Politologiczne are subject to a doubleblind review.

Within two months from the time of submission, the author is advised if their paper has been accepted for review or rejected due to formal faults. Next, manuscript is passed on to two external reviewers, i.e. from outside the Editorial Board. In case of a negative review, that is, the manuscript being rejected for publication, the author is advised accordingly and the paper, along with the feedback, is returned to them.

The Editorial Board does not return the manuscripts which have not been requested and reserves the right to edit and abridge them.