BAP mission is to provide a platform for the dissemination of high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarly content across a range of disciplines, advancing knowledge and supporting the development of scholars, researchers, and practitioners worldwide. We are committed to promoting rigorous standards of scientific inquiry and ethical research practices, and to fostering an inclusive and diverse community of scholars. We strive to make our content widely accessible and affordable, and to develop sustainable models for scholarly communication that promote open access to research.