Journal of Immersion and Content-Based Language Education
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The Journal of Immersion and Content-Based Language Education (JICB)invites research and theoretical papers related to all levels (from pre-Kindergarten to university) of language education contexts in which language is used as the vehicle to teach subject matter content, including but not limited to: bi- and multilingual education; all forms of language immersion education that strive for additive bilingualism; subject-matter driven minority, heritage, and Indigenous language education; dual language education; content-based language instruction (CBI); content and language integrated learning (CLIL); English-medium instruction (EMI); language across the curriculum; sheltered English as a second language (ESL); language for specific and academic purposes. More details can be found in the general submission guidelines.
JICB editors welcome submissions that report on empirical research and/or offer theoretical discussions, with a preference for innovative submissions that push the field forward and generate new knowledge. The content of the journal is geographically broad and multidisciplinary (e.g., education; applied linguistics; anthropology; sociology; psychology; speech, language, hearing sciences; language policy and planning; etc.). The JICB supports the use of a wide range of research methodologies (qualitative, quantitative, mixed methods, action research).
Peer Review Policy: All articles submitted to this journal undergo rigorous peer review, based on initial editor screening and blind review by at least three anonymous referees.
JICB publishes its articles Online First.
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Volume 11 (2023)
Volume 10 (2022)
Volume 9 (2021)
Volume 8 (2020)
Volume 7 (2019)
Volume 6 (2018)
Volume 5 (2017)
Volume 4 (2016)
Volume 3 (2015)
Volume 2 (2014)
Volume 1 (2013)
All prices for print + online include postage/handling.
|Online-only||Print + online|
|Volume 12 (2024): 2 issues; ca. 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 11 (2023): 2 issues; ca. 300 pp.||EUR
Individuals may apply for a special online-only subscription rate of EUR
Private subscriptions are for personal use only, and must be pre-paid and ordered directly from the publisher.
|Online-only||Print + online|
(Vols. 1‒10; 2013‒2022)
|EUR 1,510.00||EUR 1,703.00|
|Volumes 8‒10 (2020‒2022)||2 issues; avg. 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 7 (2019)||2 issues; 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 6 (2018)||2 issues; 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 5 (2017)||2 issues; 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 4 (2016)||2 issues; 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 3 (2015)||2 issues; 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 2 (2014)||2 issues; 300 pp.||EUR
|Volume 1 (2013)||2 issues; 300 pp.||EUR
- General submission guidelines
- Book review guidelines
Please register as reviewer on the submission and tracking site of JICB.
The Journal of Immersion and Content-Based Language Education (JICB) offers online submission .
Before submitting, please consult the guidelines and the Short Guide to EM for Authors.
If you are not able to submit online, or for any other editorial correspondence, please contact the editors via e-mail: jicbualberta.ca
Articles under consideration are double-blind peer-reviewed and decisions on all published content are made by the editors.
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Rights and Permissions
Authors must ensure that they have permission to use any third-party material in their contribution; the permission should include perpetual (not time-limited) world-wide distribution in print and electronic format.
For information on authors' rights, please consult the rights information page.
This journal offers the possibility for accepted papers to be published Open Access through payment of an Article Publication Charge (APC) of EUR 1800 (excl. tax); more information can be found on the publisher's Open Access Policy page.
Corresponding authors from institutions with which John Benjamins has a Read & Publish arrangement can publish Open Access without paying a fee; information on the institutions and which articles qualify, can be found on this page.
For information about permission to post a version of your article online or in an institutional repository ('green' open access or self-archiving), please consult the rights information page.
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