Journal of Social Science Studies

Journal of Social Science Studies (ISSN: 2329-9150) is an international, double blind peer-reviewed, open-access academic research journal, published by Macrothink Institute, USA. The journal is published semiannually (June and December) in online version. It aims to provide the best platform for researchers and scholars all over the world to share the latest findings in the field of social sciences.

The journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail. For any questions, please contact:

The journal focuses on, but not limited to the following topics:

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Arts
  • Communication Studies
  • Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • Cultural and Ethnic Studies
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Geography
  • History
  • Laws
  • Linguistics
  • Management
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

The journal is included in:

Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished and original works, which are not under review in any other journal. The journal is published in online version which is free access and download.


Each paper published in Journal of Social Science Studies is assigned a DOI® number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. Click HERE to know what is DOI (Digital Object Identifier)? Click HERE to retrieve Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for journal articles, books, and chapters.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b). Peer review. We use 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. 

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). The authors revise paper and pay article processing charge (100USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download. 


Open-access Policy

We follow the Gold Open Access way in journal publishing. This means that authors publish in the journals that provide immediate open access for readers to all articles on the publisher’s website. 

All articles published are open-access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution license.




JSSS: Vol. 11, No. 1, June 2024, Call for papers

Journal of Social Science Studies is calling for papers for the Vol. 11, No. 1, June 2024 issue (Deadline: June 1, 2024).
If you are interested in submitting a manuscript, please submit your manuscripts online or e-mail your paper to
Posted: 2023-12-07 More...

JSSS: Editorial Board Will be Reconstructed

We are re-constructing our editorial board. All the editorial board members will receive a confirmation notice within a week. If you fail to receive the email, please contact me immediately.  
Posted: 2021-10-15 More...
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Vol 11, No 1 (2024): [In Progress]

Journal of Social Science Studies Vol. 11, No. 1, 2024

Table of Contents


Sheng Zhong
Jun Dong
Alejandro Klein
James E. Conable, Joel Newman, Imabong Olsson
Eugenia M. Solon, Corazon R. Mondelo, Perfecto P. Prias Jr, Roselle Carmina N. Ando, Hanelyn B. Pesiao, Darcy Micheryl Aratia, Angel C. Camay, Vincent A. Flores, Junriel Cañada
James E. Conable, Imaobong Olsson
Xinlei Zhao
Yufan Lin
Su-Ching Lin