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  • The Editorial Board accepts proposals of original (previously unpublished and not intended for publication in other journals) scientific articles, philological papers not exceeding the size of a copyright sheet (40.000 characters including spaces and footnotes), written in Polish, English, French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish. The text of the article should be accompanied by a summary (abstract) of up to 1000 characters in Polish (or the same language, in which the submitted article is written) and in English, as well as up to five keywords in Polish (with their translation into English) most accurately determining the issues presented in the article. The abstract - in an impersonal form - should include a brief presentation of the issues raised in the text, methodological declaration and concise presentation of the most important theses.
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