Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Humanities and Social Studies is a peer-reviewed scientific open access, with e-ISSN: 2598-120X and p-ISSN : 2598-117X published by Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian Masyarakat Universitas Pakuan, Indonesia in 2017 Journal of Humanities and Social Studies has built Organization and Editorial team to publish scientific paper.

This journal publishes research articles results and conceptual studies in field of Humanities and Social Studies.  Journal of Humanities and Social Studies publishes research studies employing a variety of qualitative and/or quantitative methods and approaches in the field of Humanities and Social Studies. The journal covered by all topics in:

  1. Humanities
  2. Social studies
  3. Management
  4. Education,
  5. Teaching
  6. Learning
  7. And others (within the scope of Humanities and Social Studies)

Section Policies


  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Submitted papers are evaluated by anonymous referees and two reviewers by double blind peer review for contribution, originality, relevance, and presentation.

Reviewers examine the text of the aspects of quality and substance of the writing (not grammar texts), which includes the freshness, originality, usefulness and validity of citations and bibliography.

Reviewers received the manuscript double-blind review (anonymous author) of section editor or editorial secretariat. If it is not according to their competencies, the reviewer is entitled to refuse the manuscript and recommend it to others more competent reviewer.

Publication Frequency

JHSS (Journal of Humanities and Social Studies) was first published in September 2017.
During 2017-2020, the journal published every March and September.
Starting in 2021, the journal published every March, July, and November.

Open Access Policy


Journal of Humanities and Social Studies (JHSS) 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.

JHSS is a peer reviewed journal with open access. The article processing or delivery of the manuscript submitted to the manager or editor through an online system or by using the OJS Open Access publishing model.

In this publishing model, papers are peer-reviewed in the normal way under editorial control. The paper appears electronically and freely available from our website. Authors can also  use articles that have been published in pdf format either for non-commercial use on a personal website or non-commercialinstitutions. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full text of articles JHSS

Creative Commons License

Journal of Humanities and Social Studies (JHSS) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.