Before this can take place authors should make sure that papers conform to the SAGE template and guidelines, please see the SAGE UK House Style guidelines.
Note that the Journal uses the Vancouver style of referencing SAGE_Vancouver_reference_style
If you use the Endnote referencing system, you can also download the style at: http://endnote.com/downloads/style/sage-vancouver
Before submitting the document, please ensure you have read the submission guidelines available here.
Preferred formats for the text and tables of your manuscript are Word or LaTeX. The word template is here:
Further information and (La)Tex templates are available on the Manuscript Submission Guidelines page of the SAGE Author Gateway.
IMPORTANT: The normal length of Research papers is 4,000-6,000 words with 7000 words maximum permissible. Short Reports are 1,000-3,000 words and Book Reviews around 500 words.
For guidance on the preparation of illustrations, pictures and graphs in electronic format, please visit SAGE’s Manuscript Submission Guidelines.