Aims and scope
Journal of Sport and Leisure Studies is a refereed Journal publishes quarterly online open access by KMF. The Journal aims to present current practice and research in the area of sport and leisure management and marketing, recreation and sport tourism. It is a unique publication useful for all those interested in new developments in the above fields both in theory and in practice. Journal of Sport and Leisure Studies welcomes both academic and practical contributions. It publishes original papers, theory-based empirical papers, review papers, case studies, conference reports, book reviews and relevant reports.
KMF Publication Ethics Statement
Journal of Sport and Leisure Studies is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics. KMF takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. KMF takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use latest software to check submissions against previous publications.
Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal’s News & Announcements section.
Copyright / Open Access
Articles published in Journal of Sport and Leisure Studies will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution Law. The copyright is retained by the author(s). KMF will insert the following note at the end of the published text:
© 2020 by the authors; licensee KMF. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution Law.
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Announcement and Advertisement
Announcements regarding academic activities such as conferences are published for free in the News & Announcements section of the journal. Advertisement can be either published or placed on the pertinent website.