Manuscript Submission

Papers should be submitted via ScholarOne:

KRITERION — Journal of Philosophy is a forum for contributions in any field of analytic philosophy. We welcome submissions of previously unpublished papers, not under consideration for publication anywhere else. Submissions are reviewed in double-blind peer review mode. Contributions should meet the following conditions:

  • The content must be original and philosophical.
  • The language must be intelligible to a broader readership.
  • The contribution must contain a traceable argumentation.

Please note that by submitting your manuscript to KRITERION — Journal of Philosophy you assure that:

  • The manuscript has been prepared for double-blind peer review and does not contain any author or affiliation information.
  • The manuscript has not been published elsewhere.
  • The manuscript is not and will not be under consideration anywhere else while undergoing review in KRITERION — Journal of Philosophy.
  • The manuscript will be given to KRITERION — Journal of Philosophy if accepted for publication by the editors.

Instructions for authors

  • Papers should be submitted via ScholarOne:
  • Only contributions in English are accepted.
  • Papers should include a short abstract in English followed by 3 to 6 keywords.
  • Papers should be between 4.000 and 12.000 words in length.
  • To guarantee a double-blind peer review procedure, papers should not contain any author or affiliation information.

Article processing fees

The regular fee for publishing an article is € 1.000. The fee is used to cover the costs of the peer-review process, professional typesetting and copyediting, as well as online hosting, long-term preservation, distribution to libraries and content aggregators worldwide, and extensive promotion to potential readers. Article processing fees are typically covered by one’s affiliation or research grants. Authors who are looking for funds to support the payment of article processing charges have a number of options to consider. More information about open access funding can be found here. Authors without access to publishing funds who would like to apply for discounts or waivers are asked to discuss it by sending an email to before submitting their article. There are no submission charges.