Privacy Statement

The names and e-mail addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.
The data collected from registered and nonregistered users of this journal falls within the scope of the standard functioning of peer-reviewed journals. Our data protection information seeks to be compliant with industry standards for data privacy, including the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as is detailed in the Data Protection Statement (in German) of oekom - Gesellschaft für ökologische Kommunikation mbH.

Data protection information for authors: oekom processes and stores your data (name, address, e-mail, phone number) to publish and manage the master data of your article. Upon publication we will transfer your data to our sales partners (Verlegerdienst München and ingentaconnect) and if necessary to a printing company. We will not transfer your data to third countries. You have the right to request information on how your data is processed, a right to rectification of your data, to erasure (“right to be forgotten”), to have the processing restricted, to object to the processing, a right to data portability, as well as a right to revoke your consent. To revoke your consent, please send us an email to In addition you have a right to complain to the supervisory authority. Our data protection officer can be reached via Our detailed data protection information can be found at (in German).