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Language Learning

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Duration first review round 2.3 mnths compare →
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First review round: 11.7 weeks. Overall rating: 5 (excellent). Outcome: Accepted.

This journal has very high (and meticulous) standards for publication. I hope other journals follow suit.

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Language Learning is an international journal that publishes rigorous, original empirical research as well as systematic critical literature reviews and innovative methodological contributions. Domains covered include first and second language acquisition in naturalistic as well as tutored contexts, including second, foreign, and heritage language, bilingual education, immersion programs, and study abroad. All disciplinary perspectives are welcome, from linguistics and psychology to anthropology, cognitive science, education, neuroscience, and sociology.