Discourse Studies

Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
6
Articles published last year
30
Manuscripts received last year
150
% accepted last year
20
% immediately rejected last year
75
Open access status
no
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
0.85

Aims and Scope

Discourse Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal for the study of text and talk. Publishing outstanding work on the structures and strategies of written and spoken discourse, special attention is given to cross-disciplinary studies of text and talk in linguistics, anthropology, ethnomethodology, cognitive and social psychology, communication studies and law.

SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 2 reviews)

Duration of manuscript handling phases
Duration first review round 1.3 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 1.3 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection n/a compare →
Characteristics of peer review process
Average number of review reports 1.0 compare →
Average number of review rounds 1.5 compare →
Quality of review reports 4.0 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 4.0 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 3.0 (range 0-5) compare →

Latest review

First review round: 8.7 weeks. Overall rating: 3 (good). Outcome: Rejected.