Social Sciences — Open Access Journal

Social Sciences (ISSN 2076-0760) is an international, open access journal with rapid peer-review, which publishes works from a wide range of fields, including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, geography, history, law, linguistics, political science, psychology, social policy, social work, sociology and so on. Social Sciences is published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) funded by institutions through Knowledge Unlatched, resulting in no direct charge to authors.
  • High visibility: Indexed in Scopus and other databases.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and published online approximately 21 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.33 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Social Sciences
Welfare States and Employment Guest Editor: Bernhard Kittel
Deadline: 1 September 2018
Special Issue in Social Sciences
Ethics of Climate Security and Disaster Planning Guest Editor: Keith Hyams
Deadline: 15 September 2018
Special Issue in Social Sciences
Sociological Theory and Human Rights Guest Editor: Mark Frezzo
Deadline: 30 September 2018
Special Issue in Social Sciences
Tourism Interactions with Environment and Society in Europe Guest Editor: Angeliki Menegaki
Deadline: 15 October 2018

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