Aims and Scope- Original research work
not already published
Technical Faculty in Bor, University
of Belgrade has started publishing the journal called Serbian Journal of
Management during the year 2006. This journal is an international medium for the
publication of work on the theory and practice of management
Types of contributions
- Plenary lectures and/or individual papers given at conferences
- Review articles
Submission of contributions
electronic submission of papers is possible. Regular papers, prepared according
to instructions to authors should be sent using our on-line submission
system available at:
Submissions for the special issues should be sent directly to Co-Editor Ivan Mihajlovic, using following email address:
* language: Papers will be published in English.
estimation of length:
- for original research works: less then 15 pages
together with tables and figures
- for review articles: up to 20 pages
for short notices: less then 5 pages
- for letters: up to 2 pages
book reviews: 1 page
- for special issues: up to 10 pages
* keywords: a maximum of six words should be indicated
below the abstract
* text composition: papers should be organized into
following sections: Abstract (100 - 200 words), Introduction, Experimental,
Results, Discussion, Conclusions, References. The title of the paper together
with names of authors and their addresses should be given at the beginning of
the text (corresponding author must be underlined with full address given),
while the tables and the list of figures should be given at the end of text.
*Figures: During initial submission all figures should be given on separate
pages at the end of the manuscript. After acceptance of the paper, authors will be asked to send all figures in TIFF or JPG form as separate
files (with resolution min 300 dpi).
*A separate list of figure and/or scheme captions, which makes the
figures and/or schemes comprehensible without reference to the text, should
be provided in numerical order on a separate page, at the end of the manuscript.
*Tables: Tables are part of the text but must be given on separate
pages at the end of the manuscript. The tables should be numbered consequently in Arabic numerals. Quantities
should be separated from units by a slash (/). Footnotes to tables (if any), in size 12
font, are to be indicated consequently (lineby-line) in superscript letters.
Tables should be prepared with the aid of the WORD table function, without
vertical lines. The minimum size of the font in the tables should be 10 pt.
Table columns must not be formatted using multiple spaces. Table rows must not
be formatted using Carriage returns (enter key). Tables should not be
incorporated as graphical objects.
*A separate list of table captions, which makes the tables
comprehensible without reference to the text, should be provided in numerical
order on a separate page, at the end of the manuscript.
* References should be
arranged as follows:
In text: Put
parentheses around the citation(s), use author's last name and correct
date (Spender, 1995) or (Spender & Kessler, 1995). If the authors
have more than one publication in a year, use the following notation
(Spender, 1995, 1995a). When a work is in press, please use (Ford, in
press). If the name of the author or the date appear as part of the
narrative, cite only missing information in parantheses. For
example: Spender (1995) concluded that ....
a work has three, four, or five authors include only the surname of the
first author followed by "et al." (Latin for "and others") and year of
publication. For example: Kahneman et al. (1991) found ....
End of Text:
Dewar, R.D., & Dutton, J.E. (1986). The
adoption of radical and incremental innovations: An empirical analysis.
Management Science, 32, 1422-1433.
Dougherty, D. (1990). Understanding new
markets for products. Strategic Management Journal, 11, 59-78.
For articles when cited
journal does not publish sequential page numbers throughout a year:
Foker, L.B. (1991). Quality: American, Japanese, and Soviet
perspectives. Academy of Management Executive, 5(4), 63-74.
& Wilemon, D.L. (1990). Accelerating development of technology-based new
products. California Management Review, 32(2), 24-44.
E.T. (1983). The dance of life: The other dimension of time. Garden City, NY, USA:
Jones, J.W. (1993). High-speed management. San Francisco, CA, USA:
For articles in books:
Katz, R. (1980). Time and Work: Toward an integrated perspective. Pp.
81-127 in L.L. Cummings & B.M. Staw (Eds.), Research in organizational
behaviour, Vol. 3. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press.
References in not-English
languages should be translated in English, and the original language has to be
mentioned in brackets (in Serbian), for example.
The article should be prepared by word processor MSWord
6.0. or higher, using simple fonts Times New Roman size 12 with double line
spacing. TIFF files are
preferred for the figures.
All papers will be reviewed by the appropriate
member of the Editorial Board. Authors make the revision of proofs before
printing and they will receive 1 issue of the Journal in which the article is
printed. Manuscripts and compuscripts of papers submitted in Serbian Journal of
management will not be sent back to the authors.
Editor- in - Chief has the last word concerning publication of each paper in SJM.
authors will have to sign a copyright agreement before their paper
appears online. This agreement contains the statement that the
manuscript is presenting original work conducted by author(s) and is
not published or considered for publication in any other journal.