Style and Citation Guide
- Submission Guidelines
- Style and Citation Guide
- Style Guidelines
- 1. In general, we follow the editorial guidelines established in the 16th edition of the Chicago Manual of Style.
Please consult the online information provided at www.chicagomanualofstyle.org.
- 2. References and citations: Per Chicago Manual of Style, author-date system.
Use in-text citations: (Miller 1993, 143?145) or (Miller 1993) or (see Miller 1993). Short references contain
only the author’s last name, title of work (shortened if necessary), and page number(s) as in the following
example: 1. Fingarette, Confucius, 15-16. Please do not put references in footnotes. Place a list of references
after endnotes, at the end of document.
- 3. For those readers of your article who have little understanding of Asian philosophy and culture, provide
explanations for technical terms as well as any words or concepts which are essential to a clear understanding
of your article.
- 4. The following romanization systems should be used for Asian languages:
- Korean: romanzation system established in 2000 by the by the Korean government
- Chinese: pinyin system
- Japanese: Hepburn romanization system.
- 5. When historic figure(s) and state(s) are first mentioned, provide their dates in parenthesis as follows:
Zhu Xi 朱熹 (1130-1200), Han 漢 (206 BCE-220 CE).
- 6. When you quote a passage in pre-modern Chinese texts, put the English translation in the body and the
original Chinese text in the footnote.
- * For a more detailed submission guideline, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org