Vol. 9 No. 3 (2021): May

ISSN Online : 2395-6518

GIAP Journals

humanities & social sciences reviews

About Journal

Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews [eISSN 2395-6518] is a double-blind peer-reviewed, open access, research journal. HSSR aims to publish interdisciplinary research with a primary focus on original research or reviews in various disciplines of humanities and social sciences.

Articles are welcome in the following seven sections: Education and Assessment, English Language & Literature, Media & Journalism, Politics & Governance, Psychology, Sociology, and Economics & Commerce. As per our outreach program, HSSR is going to publish articles in Polish and other European languages.

The publication history of HSSR started in the year 2013 by GIAP Journals in Mumbai, India. 


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Economics & Commerce

May 1, 2021
Tania Mushtaque, Imran Abbas Jadoon, Rana Nadir Idrees, Asma Imran, Zia ur Rehman
Statistic: 129
May 1, 2021
Bimal Krishna, Shiu Lingam, Anjani Mala, Rajit Sen
Statistic: 30
May 1, 2021
Ammar Hussain, Zaigham Ali, Mehfooz Ullah, Faiz Rasool
Statistic: 44
May 1, 2021
Asma Masood, Muhammad Ayub Siddiqui
Statistic: 48
May 1, 2021
Andleeb Akhtar, Sadaf Ahsan, Syeda Naila Andleeb, Saira Bano, Rimsha Kainat
Statistic: 58
May 4, 2021
Ali Raza Elahi, Alia Ahmed, Safyan Majid, Muhammad Farhan Asif
Statistic: 83
May 5, 2021
Jawad Rahim Afridi, Zahid Pervaiz, Muhammad Farhan Asif
Statistic: 26
May 7, 2021
Sadia Shaikh, Mushtaque Ali Jariko, Muhammad Faisal Sultan, Muhammad Asif Qureshi
Statistic: 45
May 8, 2021
Waqas Baig, Rizwan Qaiser Danish, Muqqadas Rehman, Muhammad Hasnain, Hafiz Fawad Ali
Statistic: 36
May 8, 2021
Saqib Mehmood, Naveed Altaf
Statistic: 26
May 10, 2021
Shahzada M. Naeem Nawaz, Zubair Khalid Saleemi, Muhammad Nadeem
Statistic: 19
May 10, 2021
Ali Akbar Pirzado, Naeem Ahmed Qureshi, Imran Khan Jaoti, Komal Arain, Riaz Ali Buriro
Statistic: 18
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Procedure (5 Steps from Submission to Publication)

The journal receives a huge number of submissions for each issue. To keep publishing quality high, our Editorial Board adopts worldwide accepted standards and norms. Each manuscript passes through following reviews and corrections after submission till the final publication, in various departments of editorial office:

  1. Internal Editorial Review: In the first step one section editor will evaluate the manuscript based on the value addition of the manuscript in the mentioned research problem, the suitability with the aim and scope of the journal, and manuscript structure as mentioned at manuscript preparation guidelines. The authors are informed about the decision at this stage. [Within 3 to 4 weeks]
  2. External Peer Review: Manuscript that is accepted in step 1, is sent to two subject experts for formative comments and suggestions as per the review parameters and policy. If the manuscript did not quality this stage, the author will be informed about the decision. [Around 8-10 weeks]
  3. Revision advise to the author(s): Manuscript that is accepted in step 2, will receive (i) Language correction advise (ii) Peer-reviewed manuscript file (iii) Turnitin report (if it has issues) (iv) Journal template and (v) Editorial advise. The author should submit the revised version as per advise.
  4. Final acceptance: After we receive the revised manuscript, the section editor will evaluate the revised version, take the final decision, in consultation with Chief Editor, and communicate with the author. If necessary, authors may be asked to do re-revision to fit with the quality standards of the journal. [Around 3 to 4 weeks]
  5. In the final stage of publication, the author will again receive a blueprint of the final galley for proofreading. After this, the manuscript is published and authors are informed by e-mail. 

The final decision for acceptance, revision or rejection lies with the Editorial Board and is not subjected to any legal jurisdiction. We expect and request authors to accept the board decisions professionally. 

The overall process may take around 4 to 5 months depending upon the complexity of the manuscript, author revisions. Sending multiple emails of inquiry may delay the process. 

Authors are the owners of their content and If there is an URGENCY, you can withdraw your manuscript at any stage and we assure you that we will delete all files from our system without delay.  

Warm Regards

The Editorial Board, HSSR

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