Studies in Asian Social Science

Studies in Asian Social Science (SASS) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal, published by the Sciedu Press. It publishes original research, applied, and educational articles in all areas of Asian social science. Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original works that are not under review in any other journals. The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following fields: anthropology, communication studies, cultural studies, economics, education, human geography, history, law, linguistics, literature, political science, psychology and sociology.The journal is published in both print and online versions. The online version is free access and download.

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2016 Q4: Articles Received: 6; Accepted: 1; Rejected: 5; Published: 1; Retracted: 0

2016 Q3: Articles Received: 12; Accepted: 4; Rejected: 9; Published: 2; Retracted: 0

2016 Q2: Articles Received: 9; Accepted: 3; Rejected: 3; Published: 3; Retracted: 0

2016 Q1: Articles Received: 10; Accepted: 8; Rejected: 3; Published: 4; Retracted: 0

2015: Articles Received: 37; Accepted: 21; Rejected: 12; Published: 9; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 67; Accepted: 43; Rejected: 24; Published: 22; Retracted: 0

2013: Articles Received: 26; Accepted: 16; Rejected: 8; Published: 8; Retracted: 0


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Reviewer Recruitment


Status: Part time                           Working language: English
Working style: Internet-based       Payment: Volunteer job, no payment

1. Possess a doctoral degree in a discipline related closely to the journal
2. Hold a teaching or research position at a university or academic institution
3. Be fluent in academic and professional English
4. Have a strong interest in the scholarly journal
5. Work quickly and accurately under tight deadlines

How to Apply
1. Complete the application form
2. Send your application form to:

Posted: 2013-06-08

Paper Selection and Publication Process


a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the editorial assistant sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the editorial assistant in time for that.

b). Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; the reviewers' identities remain anonymous to authors. The paper will be peer-reviewed by at least two experts. The review process may take 2 to 3 weeks.

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). The authors revise paper and pay publication fee (300 USD).

e). After publication, the corresponding author will receive two copies of printed journals, free of charge.

f). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal's webpage, free of charge for download.


The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool ( All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.

Posted: 2013-06-08
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