Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Encourage and publish research in the field of Social Science.
The term social science is broadly defined. Consistent with this policy, the Asian Social Science publishes research in anthropology, sociology, politics, culture, history, philosophy, economics, education, management, arts, laws, linguistics and psychology.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.


Publication Frequency

2016-2017 Monthly, published in every month

2014-2015 Semimonthly, published twice in every month

2005-2013  Monthly, published in every month


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.



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...



Google Scholar



Open J-Gate

PKP Open Archives Harvester



The Excellence in Research for Australia


Universe Digital Library


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