Rules of publication

The publication of articles will adhere to the following instructions:

1. All works submitted for publication should be original. However, the Editorial Board reserves the right to publish articles in Spanish or in English that have previously been published in other languages. In any event, if part of the work sent for publication has been previously edited (in any language), the author should make this known to the Editorial Board of GLOSSAE.

2. Works will be sent in Word Document format, Times New Roman font in size 12, using single line spacing and justification to both sides聽聽聽 of the page. Two lines should be left between paragraphs. Notes will be placed at the foot of the page using the same font in size 10. It is recommended that a bibliography of all works used is included at the end of the document.

3.聽Works submitted to GLOSSAE should be adjusted to suit the following reporting standards:

3.1.Names of authors will be cited by surname, followed by initials. This will be written in capital letters.

3.2.Books will be cited in italics and articles will appear in quotation marks.


Iglesia Ferreir贸s, A., Historia de la traici贸n. La traici贸n regia en Le贸n y Castilla, Santiago de Compostela, 1971, p. 146.

L贸pez-Amo Mar铆n, A., 鈥淓l Derecho penal espa帽ol de la Baja Edad Media鈥, Anuario de Historia del Derecho Espa帽ol 26 (1956), pp. 337鈥367.

Reimann, M., 鈥淭he Historical School Against Codification: Savigny, Carter, and the Defeat of the New York Civil Code鈥, American Journal of Comparative Law 37 (1989), pp. 95-119.

Once a case study or article has been cited and you wish to cite it again, only include the author鈥檚 surname (or surnames) and the initial words of the title (in italics if it is a book; or the entire title within quotation marks if it is an article or chapter of a book). Page numbers will be indicated in its abbreviated form, in singular (p.) or in plural (pp.).


Iglesia Ferreir贸s, Historia de la traici贸n, p. 213.

L贸pez-Amo Mar铆n, 鈥淓l Derecho penal espa帽ol de la Baja Edad Media鈥, p. 341.

Reimann, 鈥淭he Historical School Against Codification鈥︹, p. 109.

3.3聽 All citations will be segmented using commas. Example: Bellomo, M., La Europa del Derecho Com煤n, Roma, 1996, pp. 123-124.

3.4聽 Articles should include a list of bibliographical references.

4. Articles should be sent – before the 15th September – by email to GLOSSAE鈥檚 editors (; and a paper copy should be sent to the following address:聽 Aniceto聽 Masferrer. Facultad de Derecho, Campus de Tarongers, s/n. E 鈥 46071 Valencia. All applications should contain the following information: name of author, institutional or professional information, email address and address of the place of work.

5. All works should begin with, in both Spanish and English, the initial title, a brief summary and five key words

6. All articles received will be submitted to an initial evaluation by the Journal鈥檚 Chief Editor. He reserves the right to reject any work that does not correspond to the GLOSSAE鈥檚 scientific field, does not comply with the Journal鈥檚 rules of publication, or whose scientific content does not reach the minimum requirements.

7. The works selected will subsequently be submitted to a peer review evaluation, carried out by experts outside of the Editorial Board.

8. Once accepted for publication, the Editorial Board will request that the author carry out modifications suggested by the evaluators. Those accepted for publication will be communicated at the end of October.

9. The authors of accepted works will assign the copyright of their articles to the journal.