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Ethics & Bioethics

(in Central Europe)

Ethics & Bioethics (in Central Europe) is one of the leading Central European international journals in ethics and bioethics focusing on philosophical ethics, bioethics and applied ethics also including the history of ethics, ethical and moral education as well as professional ethics. The journal publishes theoretical articles as well as empirical findings concerning all aspects of ethics and morality. Authors can submit research articles, review articles, book reviews, conference reports and information on recently published books.

Ethics & Bioethics (in Central Europe) is published in print as well as electronic format, two issues per year (June and December). Only articles in English are accepted for publishing.

Rejection Rate:

  • 10%

Letters to the editor and commentary papers are also acceptable for publication in Ethics & Bioethics.


Why subscribe and read:

The journal offers to the English-speaking academic community articles in all areas of ethics, bioethics and applied ethics that originate in Central Europe or that deal with its major ethical traditions.

Why submit:

There is an opportunity to present original papers in ethics, bioethics and applied ethics to a broad English-speaking academic community in the world.

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The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

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The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs), nor article submission charges.

Journal Metrics

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SCImago Journal Rank
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Abstracting & Indexing

Ethics & Bioethics is covered by the following services:

  • Baidu Scholar
  • Cabell's Whitelist
  • CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • CNPIEC - cnpLINKer
  • Dimensions
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
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  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Google Scholar
  • J-Gate
  • JournalTOCs
  • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
  • MyScienceWork
  • Naver Academic
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Philosopher's Index
  • PhilPapers
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • Publons
  • QOAM (Quality Open Access Market)
  • ReadCube
  • SCImago (SJR)
  • Semantic Scholar
  • Summon (ProQuest)
  • TDNet
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WanFang Data
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

Vasil Gluchman, University of Prešov, Slovakia vgluchman@yahoo.com

Deputy/ Managing Editor:
Lukáš Švaňa, University of Prešov, Slovakia lukas.svana@yahoo.com

Editorial Advisory Board:
Timo Airaksinen, University of Helsinki, Finland
Jeremy Bendik-Keymer, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
Enikő Demény, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
Wendy Drozenová, The Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Philosophy, Prague, Czech Republic
Howard M. Ducharme, University of Akron, USA
Grzegorz Grzybek, University of Rzeszow, Poland
Petr Jemelka, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Péter Kakuk, University of Debrecen, Hungary
Ján Kalajtzidis, University of Prešov, Slovakia
Katarína Komenská, University of Prešov, Slovakia
Stefan Konstańczak, University of Zielona Gora, Poland
Josef Kuře, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Lucas E. Misseri, Cordoba National University, Argentina
Lubica Ucnik, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
Wiesław Wójcik, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

Language Editors:
Eva Eddy, University of Prešov, Slovakia
Jonathan Eddy, University of Prešov, Slovakia

Technical Editors:
Lukáš Švaňa, University of Prešov, Slovakia

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