Statement of Ethical Practice

Equinox Publishing is a leading publisher specialising in books and journals in the humanities, social sciences and performing arts. We recognise and believe in the integrity of good ethical practice in publishing in order to promote and maintain the quality our contributors produce. As a publisher, we uphold the standards set forth in the COPE code of practice (, specifically for all contributing parties: author, editor, reviewer and as publisher.



Equinox journal editors have access to (and are encouraged to use) CrossCheck, a plagiarism-detection software system which identifies professional plagiarism and other forms of scholarly misconduct.