Writing a helpful referee's report


The author explains the damaging effects overly negative reports might have on the careers of senior and junior scholars, and advances two rules for writing a helpful report.

Published in Journal of Scholarly Publishing, vol. 39, no. 3, April 2008, pp. 301-306

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SciELO South Africa - Top 10 titles


PER / PELJ features in the top 10 used titles in the SciELO South Africa collection. It is the only law journal in the top 10.

Posted: 2017-04-24

NRF requires an ORCID identifier

ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a nonproprietary alphanumeric code to uniquely identify scientific and other academic authors and contributors. The NRF requires that all researchers applying for funding and rating to the NRF have an ORCID identifier. Obtain your identifier here -  
Posted: 2017-04-11 More...

NRF and Open Access Research Publication

The National Research Foundation (NRF) embraces Open Access Research Publication. For more information, see  
Posted: 2017-04-11 More...

We are indebted to our peer reviewers!

Peer review is the very basis of the publication process, says Michael E Rose and Willem H Boshoff on the blog, The Conversation.  
Posted: 2017-03-01 More...

PER has been evaluated by Scopus!


PER has been evaluated for inclusion in Scopus by the Content Selection & Advisory Board (CSAB). The CSAB has advised that the title will be accepted for inclusion in Scopus.

The content of PER will be uploaded in Scopus within the near future.

We are grateful to our authors, reviewers and readers who have made this possible.

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