Authorship should be accorded to persons who significantly contributed to the development of the paper. All persons who have provided significant contribution should be listed as co-authors. APJCS considers significant contribution as follows:

  1. involvement in the conceptualization, design, implementation, data collection, or interpretation of the research;
  2. and writing the manuscript or revising its content.

The corresponding author should confirm that all co-authors have approved the version of the manuscript and agreed to its submission for submission and possible publication. The persons who contributed to the study but do not meet the stipulated meaning of significant contribution stipulated above should appear in the “Acknowledgements” portion.