Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Asian Social Science Research is a peer-reviewed and open access publication since 2019. It aims to contribute to the development of Asian social science by providing a forum for researchers, academics and policy-makers to publish their research on the broad problems on Asian social science.

The Journal seeks to publish original research articles and review papers that deal with issues in Asian social science including sociology, anthropology, political science, public administration, education, communication studies, media studies, religious studies, history, and cultural studies.

The journal also has strong interest in interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary studies on social science in Asia and related to Asia. 


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Journal of Asian Social Science Research ensures that all research articles published in the journal have undergone rigorous peer-review process, based on initial screening by editor-in-chief and editors. All book review papers and review articles published in this journal have undergone editorial review by editor-in-chief and/or editors.



Publication Frequency

The Journal is published twice a year on June and December by the Centre for Asian Social Science Research of Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Universitas Islam Negeri (UIN) Sunan Gunung Djati Bandung, Indonesia.


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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