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Getting Published: Journey into an Editor’s Mind. Sally St. George, PhD, RMFT Dan Wulff, PhD, RMFT, RSW University of Calgary Faculty of Social Work Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Our Context. Co-editors of The Qualitative Report for 10 years Reviewers for numerous journals and publishers

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getting published journey into an editor s mind

Getting Published:Journey into an Editor’s Mind

Sally St. George, PhD, RMFT

Dan Wulff, PhD, RMFT, RSW

University of Calgary

Faculty of Social Work

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

our context
Our Context
  • Co-editors of The Qualitative Report for 10 years
  • Reviewers for numerous journals and publishers
  • Published authors
  • Professors teaching qualitative research, social work, and family therapy from undergraduate to doctoral levels
description of workshop
Description of Workshop

In this workshop we will reveal specifically what the editors of TQR are looking for in terms of content and writing style when they read manuscripts. In a frank presentation we will also tell you what “bugs” us when we are working on the rewriting process.

objectives
Objectives
  • To identify the key elements of successful article submissions.
  • To define and illustrate a productive author mindset during the editing process.
  • To clearly articulate specific items or issues that retard the editing process and delay the eventual publication.
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Key Words are carefully

constructed for searchers

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Introduction sets the scene and grabs the reader with the purpose, rationale, audience, and answer to the “so what?” question

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Author Context reveals

the author’s

interest, investment, intention

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Explanation of IRB or

Ethics Approval

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Methods:

Everything needs

a rationale,

transparency,

and literature support

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How were your

participants recruited?

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What constitutes your data?

How did you collect it?

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Organize the presentation

of your results

(must flow from analysis)

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Attentive to journal details

(e.g., writing style, journal mission)

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Even if manuscripts are not formal studies, they still must be purposeful, transparent, clear, without excessive jargon, and answer the “so what?” question

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Narrative must have a

solid progression of thought

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Ignoring directions

(e.g., failing to use

and show Track Changes)

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Ignoring or not answering

our comments

within a revision

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Correcting only one

occurrence of a repeated error

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Acting as if one is

using APA style

when one is not

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Not appreciating

the editor’s time and help

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