About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The aim of the journal is to provide a platform for sharing social science related contemporary research. The scope of the journal includes empirical and theoretical work related to the psychology, sociology, economics, management, anthropology, criminology, forensic sciences, languages, communication, history, and culture.

Peer Review Process

  • International Journal of Applied Research in Social Sciences’ publishes original articles which are not published before.
  • Our criteria for publication is that an article should make a theoretical or practical contribution in the relevant field. The study should provide useful guidelines for some key interest groups such as government, policymakers, bureaucracy, practitioners, academics, students, and so on.
  • General criteria such as novelty of the topic, academic relevance, rigor in methodology, grammar, formatting issues are also used as an indicator of the quality of an article. These criteria are used for judging the suitability of an article for publication.
  • The process of double-blind peer review is followed. An article once received are sent to the suitable reviewers who review the manuscript and assess its suitability for publication in our journal. A prescribed Performa is filled by the reviewer and sent to the editor. The final decision is made by the editorial board.

List of Reviewers

List of Reviewers

Reviewer Name: Kirsten Hofding
Area of Specialization: Social Studies
Institutional Affiliation: University of Southern Denmark,
Country: Denmark

Reviewer Name:Temesgen Alemu Terfa
Area of Specialization:Journalism & Communication
Institutional Affiliation:Dambi Dollo University, Ethiopia
Country: Ethiopia

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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.

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Article Processing Charges

Currently, there is no submission fee or publication fee. There is no fee for online published articles. There are no extra or hidden charges for online publication. However, if you wish to receive a hardcopy of your published work, so it will cost US$50 plus shipping charges.