Guidelines for authors


-The submission of a manuscript by the author and its acceptance by the Editor on behalf of the Editorial Board represents an authorization for the publication of his article in the Religación.

-The approval, request for corrections or improvements or rejection are the sole responsibility of the Editorial Committee and the Editor as the principal of this attribution.

-All articles will comply with the Creative Commons standards to which the magazine is subscribed under the following terms:

Attribution - You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

NonCommercial - You may not use the material for commercial purposes.

NoDerivatives - If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you may not distribute the modified material.

Licencia de Creative Commons

All articles must comply with the ethical guidelines for publications found at:



(Dossier Section, General Section, South-South Section)

The character of the article presented must be original, unpublished and must conform to the following characteristics:

1. Informative


On the first page of the documents sent for publication, the following should appear:

Information of each author (mandatory). Maximum 4 authors

Example of author information:

First Name, Last Name (In that order and separated by a comma)

University - Country (separated by a group)

Email (unique institutional or personal email)

ORCID (number)

Academic degrees achieved and current activity (maximum 3 lines)

2. Content


Both the title, abstract and keywords must be written in two languages.

Article language in Spanish, then send another version of title, abstract and keywords in English

Article language in English, then send another version of title, abstract and keywords in Spanish

Article language in Portuguese, then send another version of title, abstract and keywords in English


A summary must be included that includes the objective of the article in maximum 150 characters, plus maximum 5 keywords.


The article must be well structured: introduction, methodology used, development, results and a solid conclusion.


Separation of sections should be done using ordinal numbers






3. Extension

Articles must have a minimum length of 3,500 and a maximum of 6,500 words (excluding bibliography), to one space, in A4 page size. The font style to be used will be Times New Roman of 12 points.


4. References


The article must be written using APA citations.

Full references will be included at the end of the article according to the American Psychological Association (APA) and in alphabetical order.


Quotes within the article:

(Habermas, 2008: 150)


Bibliographic references at the end of the article.


Habermas, Jürgen. (2008) Between reason and religion: Dialectic of secularization. Mexico. Fund of Economic Culture

Anderson, Charles & Johnson (2003). The impressive psychology paper. Chicago. Lucerne Publishing.




González Socha, Daniela; Cruz Galvis, Carolina. (2016). La construcción de paz en la  agenda de política exterior de Colombia y la Unión Europea. Religación. Revista de   Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades, 1, March, 27-38.


The copy in electronic support must be presented as a single document in Microsoft Word format and must be sent through the OJS system of the website or by mail;



All the articles in this journal may be published in other journals under the author's permission and should be cited as "Published for the first time in Religación. Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities"


The published articles, as well as their content, are responsibility of each author. Religación is not responsible for any type of partial or total plagiarism.


The Editorial Board reserves to itself the ultimate right to decide on the publication of the articles, as well as the number and section in which it will appear. The journal reserves the right to make minor style corrections.


Authors who submit works to this journal accept the following conditions:


The authors keep the copyrights and give the journal the right of first publication, with the work registered under the attribution of Creative Commons work license, which allows third parties commercial or non-commercial redistribution of what is published as long as the work circulates intact and unchanged.

Authors who have submitted their works should not have sent them simultaneously to other scientific journals.

Authors can make other independent and additional contractual agreements for the distribution of the article which is published in Religación (eg, to include it in an institutional repository or to publish it in a book) as long as they clearly indicate that the work was published by first time in Revista Religación. In the case of reproduction, a note similar to the following should be included: This text was originally published in RELIGACIÓN. Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities N ° -, section -----, number of pages, year of publication.




Religación will receive reviews of books and events of interest to the journal. This section consists of a space for unpublished texts, which approach new publications, describing them, analyzing them and attributing them a value in the study discipline.


The book reviews will not have more than 750 words, and the event reviews will not have more than 500 words.


The requirements for submitting reviews will be:


  • Title of the book or name of the event in capital letters
  • Name of the Author or the entity sponsoring the event
  • Place and date of publication or development of the event
  • Name of the person who wrote the review
  • The image of the cover of the book or advertising poster of the event must be attached in JPG format (good quality).
  • The file must be written in Microsoft Word format, Times New Roman, size 12, and single-spaced.




The work must be unpublished and framed in the areas and policies of the journal:


  • Title in Spanish and English
  • Photographs: Preferably in 300 dpi resolution, between 8 and 10 photographs, each with a title or name.
  • A text must be written in freestyle, in which the author presents and argues his / her position about the essay in a maximum of 400 words.
  • A semblance of the author of maximum 5 lines must be sent.


Fee for publication

Important: In order to maintain the gratuity of reading and use of Religación' articles, we have created a PayPal account for authors  and collaborators to pay a fee of 150 USD per article to be published.