- Impact Factor: 1.243
- Indexing: Clarivate Analytics: Social Science Citation Index, Medline, and PubMed
- Publishing Open Access since 2003
- Article Processing Charge (APC) of $500 USD is payable upon acceptance
- This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
Evolutionary Psychology publishes original, empirical research addressing human psychology guided by an evolutionary perspective. The Journal aspires to attract as readers faculty, students, and researchers from across the social, behavioral, and life sciences who have an interest in applying evolutionary perspectives to psychology and behavior.
Visit the Aims and Scope page for details on article types and areas of particular interest to the journal.
- Psychometrics and Variation in Human Life History Indicators
- Evolution and Politics – Coming soon!
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- Please read the Submission Guidelines before submitting your manuscript
Why Publish Open Access in Evolutionary Psychology?
- Visibility and Impact: Anyone anywhere in the world can read, use and cite your research
- Rigorous Standards: Double-blind peer review policy
- Speed: Avg. 35 days from submission to first decision and 8 weeks from acceptance to online publication
- Flexibility: No page limits or page charges, and authors can publish full data sets, figures, tables, etc.
- Copyright: Authors retain copyright under a Creative Commons License
- Contact the Editor: email@example.com
Evolutionary Psychology publishes original, empirical research addressing human psychology guided by an evolutionary perspective. The journal aspires to attract as readers faculty, students, and researchers from across the social, behavioral, and life sciences who have an interest in applying evolutionary perspectives to psychology and behavior.
The Journal welcomes relevant submissions from all the social, behavioral, and life sciences, with a premium on submissions that do not exceed 5,000 words, all-inclusive.
Topics include, but are not limited to:
- Sexual behavior
This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
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Evolutionary Psychology recommends that authors follow the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals formulated by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE).
Evolutionary Psychology is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
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