Focus and Scope

 “PHYSICAL EDUCATION, SPORTS AND HEALTH CULTURE IN MODERN SOCIETY – is an international periodical that has been published since 1999. It covers a wide range of issues in the domains of mass sport, physical rehabilitation and sports of higher achievements. The journal includes the articles that give the history of physical education development in Ukraine and all over the world; philosophical, legal and organizational problems in physical culture; peculiarities of physical education of different groups of population; problems of professional training of physical education teachers; pedagogic technologies of physical exercises; means of working capacity renewal; peculiarities of athletes training and adapting human organism to physical activity.

Peer Review Process

Reviewing

The manuscripts received by Editorial office take double blind review. Reviewers are given a manuscript without author (authors) name. The author does not know the names of the reviewers.

 The following items should be outlined in the review:

–     The conformity of  the content of the article with its topic;

–     The conformity of the article with modern scientific and theoretical principles;

–     The simplicity of language and style , comprehensible tables and pictures;

–     The benefits and drawbacks of the article; the corrections should be made by the author(s);

–     The decision on publication of the article: “recommended”, “recommended with errors and shortcomings correction”, “not recommended”.

 The reviews are certified in the established order.

 In case of rejection the Editorial board sends a justified refusal to the author(s).

 “Not recommended”  articles are not accepted for the second review. The text of a negative review is sent to the author(s) by email or regular mail.

The final decision on the article publication is taken by the Editorial board.

The Executive Secretary informs the author(s) about the decision and determines the time of the publication. The original reviews are saved in the Editorial board.  
Reviewer Profile (download).

Publication Frequency

  • The articles submitted to the Editorial Board are reviewed within 3 months
  • The Editorial Board has the right to send the article for additional review.
  • The Editorial Board has the right to the literary editing of the article and if it is necessary to edit it scientifically requesting the author.
  • The Editorial Board reserves the right to reject the article that fails to meet the requirements or the remit of the journal.
  • In case of the rejection of the article the Editorial Board gives the author a well-grounded decision.
  • The authors receive notification of receipt papers within 3 days. The author is informed about the results of the review in a month after registration.
  • The Editorial Board presents the author with a free copy of the journal containing the published article.
  • The articles are accepted before 1st September  (№ 1), 1st June (№ 2), 1st September (№ 3), 1st December (№ 4)

 

Open Access Policy

The journal pursues the policy of public access to the published content, supporting the principles of the free flow of scientific information and sharing global knowledge for the good of general social progress.

Editorial Ethics

“PHYSICAL EDUCATION, SPORTS AND HEALTH CULTURE IN MODERN SOCIETY” strives for high standards of editorial ethics.

1.      The Editorial Board follows recommendation of World association of medical editors on the principles of ethics of scientific publications.

2.      Conflicts of interests of persons that directly or indirectly concern to article publication or information that is held there are solved in accordance with the current legislation of Ukraine in the field of intellectual property.

By submitting of an article for publication an author (authors):

1.      Agrees to publish a full text of an article on the Internet (agreement on transferring the rights for publication).

2.      Agrees with recommendations of World association of medical editors on the principles of ethics of scientific publications.

Indexing journal

The scientific periodical is reflected in the following scientometric bases as:

Index Copernicus International (Impact Factor ICV 2014 – 46,23), eLIBRARY  (Russian Science Citation Index) (licensing agreement №128-03/2015, 12.03.2015);

repositories and search engines: OpenAIREBASEGoogle scholarInternational Committee of Medical Journal Editors, Research BibleInformation Matrix for the Analysis of Journals.

Originality and Plagiarism

The authors should guarantee that they have written entirely original  paper, and if the authors have used a paper and / or the words of other authors, references must be given or they must be properly marked in the text.

Plagiarism takes many forms, from passing the other people’s papers off as their own to copying or paraphrasing substantial parts of someone else's paper (without references), and the assertion of the rights to the results obtained in the researches done by others. Plagiarism in all its forms predetermines improper conduct in publishing and is unacceptable.

Submission of the same manuscript to more than one edition at the same time predetermines improper conduct in publishing and is unacceptable.

Authors should not submit the articles published before to any other journal.

It is necessary to properly define the papers of other scholars. Authors must provide references to the publications that have influenced the content of the given paper.

 

Translation and Editing

The team of translators has done the English translation and the editing of the journal articles issue №4 (32) 2015 for posting online:

Bondar Tetyana

Vasylenko Olha

Galapchuk-Tarnavska Olena

Honcharuk Svitlana

Horot Yevheniya

Dobzhanska Natalia

Yefremova Natalia

Zasiekin Serhii

Kalynovska Iryna

Koliada Elina

Kotys Olena

Krysanova Tetiana

Lytvyn Oksana

Lisinska Tetiana

Makaruk Larysa

Malimon Lesia

Machulska Kateryna

Mudryk Larysa

Navrotska Iryna

Nifaka Tetiana

Odarchuk Natalia

Pavliuk Alla

Rozvod Elina

Semeniuk Antonina

Charikova Iryna

Shevliakova Yuliia

Sheludchenko Svitlana

Shkarovetska Alla

Journal History

“PHYSICAL EDUCATION, SPORTS AND HEALTH CULTURE IN MODERN SOCIETY” – is an international periodical that has been published since 1999. It covers a wide range of issues in the domains of mass sport, physical rehabilitation and sports of higher achievements.The journal includes the articles that give the history of physical education development in Ukraine and all over the world; philosophical, legal and organizational problems in physical culture; peculiarities of physical education of different groups of population; problems of professional training of physical education teachers; pedagogic technologies of physical exercises; means of working capacity renewal; peculiarities of athletes training and adapting human organism to physical activity.