Methodology for Writing a Scientific Article

Ivanka Mavrodieva

Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”


Abstract: The paper presents the stages in the preparation, writing, editing, reviewing, and publishing of scientific articles. The first focus is on the structural and content features of a scientific article. Good practices and recommendations are presented, too. The second focus is on the preparation of the final text and its dissemination in the academic world. The principles of structuring an academic text are explained as well as its main elements and their role in the announcement of research results. This paper is of a methodological and applied character; it is by no means exhaustive because it is oriented towards the presentation of basic knowledge.

Keywords: scientific article, structure, content, preparation, writing, editing, publishing, dissemination.

Rhetoric and Communications E-journal, Issue 36, September 2018,,, ISSN 1314-4464

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