SAGE Publications (UK and US) (12 month Embargo)

Preprint: archiving allowed.

Postprint: archiving restricted:

  • 12 months embargo

Published version: archiving forbidden.


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  • On any website or open access repository
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  • Post-print version with changes from referees comments can be used
  • "as published" final version with layout and copy-editing changes cannot be archived but can be used on secure institutional intranet
  • Non-commercial
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI
  • Publisher last contacted on 19/08/2013
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