Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The journal publishes a broad range of papers from social science, including anthropology, communication studies, cultural studies, economics, education, human geography, history, law, linguistics, literature, political science, psychology, sociology, etc.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member and at least one external reviewer. The review process may take two to three weeks.

 

Publication Frequency

2017 Semiannual, published in January and July

2016 Semiannual, published in January and July

2015 Semiannual, published in January and July

2014 Semiannual, published in January and July

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Index/List/Archive

Crossref

DRJI(Directory of Research Journals Indexing)

Google Scholar

JournalTOCs

LOCKSS

MIAR

Polish Scholarly Bibliography (PBN)

PKP Open Archives Harvester

ResearchBib (Academic Resource Index)

Scilit

SHERPA/RoMEO

The Standard Periodical Directory