The "Insight: psychological dimensions of society" journal’s editorial board adheres to the recognized Code of Conduct and Ethical Practice and publishing standards of the publication Code of Conduct approved by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
Responsibilities of Authors
Responsibilities of Editors
The decision of the editors to accept or reject a document for publication based on the importance, originality and clarity of the article, and the validity of the research and its relevance to the subject matter of the journal. Editors decide on which articles to publish, depending on the quality and relevance for the journal and without interference on the part of owner/publisher of the journal.
Responsibilities of Peer Reviewers
The Editorial Board follows retraction policy to warn readers about self-plagiarism (authors submit the same data in several journals), academic plagiarism, fabrication, and falsification, disguise the conflicts of interests, which would affect the interpretation of data or recommendations for their use. The retraction of the scientific article is the mechanism of correcting published data and alerting readers about articles with serious gaps or invalid content, incl. unreliable one. The publication of such data may be accidental or intentional misconduct.
The retraction’s goal is to inform readers about the article which contains unreliable data.
Based on the Recommendations of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), journal staff is guided by the below policy of retraction of previously published articles.
Editors should consider retracting a publication if:
Grounds for initiating article retraction:
The Academic Integrity Commission of Kherson State University decides about article retraction by relying on the decision of the Editorial Board.
Information on article retraction is available on the journal’s web-site.
The surname(s) of the author(s) and article title are kept in the contents of the relevant issue on the journal’s web-site, but reasons for retractions are specified.
The decision reasoning article retraction is sent to the author (s).