Current Issue:
Vol: 6  No. 4
December 2015



Journal of Social and Development Sciences

Journal of Social and Development Sciences (JSDS) is a peer reviewed open access journal (ISSN 2221-1152) publishes original unpublished research work. A scholarly journal deals with the disciplines of social and development sciences. JSDS publishes research work that meaningfully contributes towards theoretical bases of contemporary developments in society. JSDS is a quarterly publication journal. Contributors can submit their papers as an email attachment at:,
Objectives and Scope
Objective of JSDS is to widen the knowledge base in collaboration with scholars, academicians, professionals and practitioners by allowing free access to valuable information around the globe. Research studies in JSDS address emerging issues and developments in business and societies around the world. JSDS encourages submission related to subjects of sociology, psychology, anthropology, economics, political science, international relations, linguistics, history and project management.
Following types of work can be submitted
Research Paper
Conceptual paper
Case studies
Book Review
Review Policy
All submissions will be initially scrutinized and screened by the editor and members of the editorial board for relevance, scope, quality & plagiarism and then by experienced reviewers from around the world. Manuscripts are subject to double blind peer review. Reviews and feedback will be given to authors promptly to complete the review process within 8-10 weeks. Editorial board strives to publish accepted manuscripts within 12-16 weeks after submission. For manuscripts submission please read and follow author guidelines and publication ethics.
Indexing and Abstracting
ProQuest Illustrata
Health Sciences
ProQuest Psychology Journals
ProQuest Social Science Journals
Ulrich's Periodicals Directory
Index Copernicus
Cabell's Directories
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Publication Fee
JSDS publishes quality research work submitted by scholars around the world. In order to meet operational expenses and to keep the process smooth, the journal charges publication fee of US$90 for each accepted paper. Contributor(s) can submit publication fee through bank transfer, credit card or western union.
Nek Kamal Yeop Yunus, Ph. D, University Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Malaysia
Editorial Board
N. Panchanatham, Ph. D, Annamalai University, India
Somnath Sen, Ph. D, Birmingham University, UK
Anton Miglo, Ph. D, School of business, University of Bridgeport, USA
Mamta B Chowdhury, Ph. D, University of Western Sydney, Australia
R. K. Uppal, International University of Contemporary Studies, USA
Ketna Mehta, Ph. D, Welingkar Education, India
Khorshed Chowdhury, Ph. D, University of Wollongong, Australia
Inderjeet Singh, Ph. D, Punjabi University, Patiala, India
Ananda Wickramasinghe Ph. D, CQ University, Australia
Hai-Chin YU, Ph. D, Chung Yuan University ,Chungli, Taiwan
Mohan Bhai Patel, Ph. D, N S Arts College, India
Yapa M W Y Bandara, Ph. D, Charles Sturt University, Australia
Pacha Malyadri, Ph. D, Osmania University, Andhra Pradesh, India
Chux Gervase Iwu, Ph. D, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa
Pratibha Samson Gaikwad, Ph. D, Shivaji University of Pune, India
Mohammad Reza Noruzi, Ph. D, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, Iran
M Azhar Khan, Ph. D, Hokkaido University, Japan
Rajendra Parsad GUNPUTH, Ph. D., University of Mauritius, Mauritius