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,
Reviewer Name:Temesgen Alemu Terfa
Area of Specialization:Journalism & Communication
Institutional Affiliation:Dambi Dollo University, Ethiopia
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.
Article Processing Charges
The journal charge a one time fee of $25 (US Dollar) for online publication of a single article regardless of the number of authors or page numbers. The fee is payable only after the article is accepted for publication. The preferred payment method is PayPal. Further details will be provided through email.