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By this agreement the author certifies that the submitted material:

  • does not infringe the copyright of other persons or organizations;
  • was not previously published and has not been submitted for review or publication elsewhere.

The author passes the editorial board of the journal Stasis rights to:

  • publication of the article in English and Russian language and distribution of its printed copy;
  • translation of the article into English language (for articles in language) and distribution of its translated printed copy;
  • distribution of the article electronic copy, as well as the electronic copy of the article English translation (for articles Russian), via any electronic means (placing on the official web-site of the journal, electronic databases, repositories, etc.) printed copy of the translation.

The author reserves the right without the consent of the editorial board and founders:

  1. Use the materials of the article in whole or in part for educational purposes.
  2. Use the materials of the article in whole or in part to write their own dissertations.
  3. Use the materials of the article for the preparation of abstracts, conference reports, as well as oral presentations.
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In all cases, the availability of a bibliographic link to an article or hyperlink to its electronic copy on the official website of the journal is compulsory.