Publication Ethics

 

1.Manuscripts submitted to Human Communication must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere, either in electronic or printed form. The corresponding author should declare this when submitting the paper to the Chief Editor.

2.Manuscript submission must not be previously published elsewhere in English or in different language.

3.Author(s) are only allowed to publish their work elsewhere after receiving a formal rejection from the journal or if their request to withdraw their work is officially accepted by the journal.

4.Figures that have been created and published by other scholars may be used in the submitted manuscript only when the author(s) have asked and received for permission from the original creator.

5.Manuscripts submitted must not exceed 30% similarity on Turnitin.

6.Authors should state their results clearly, honestly, and without fabrication, falsification or inappropriate data manipulation. The methods used in the work should be clearly described so that the findings can be repeated and confirmed by other researchers.

7.All sources of financial support for the project should be disclosed.

8.Name of authors listed in a paper should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the report. Others who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the work must be acknowledged or listed as contributors.