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Journal of Humanities and Applied Social Sciences

ISSN: 2632-279X

Logo: Cairo University


Content: Table of Contents

Information: Journal information  |  Editorial Team  | Author Guidelines
This journal is owned by Cairo University and delivered by Emerald Publishing Services

Logo: Directory of Open Access Journals

Aims & scope

The Journal of Humanities and Applied Social Sciences (JHASS) focuses on the applications of humanities and social science theories and methodologies in topics related to the livelihood and welfare of humans. In particular, it examines how humanities and social sciences can be applied to help create positive changes and improvements in the well-being of consumers, employees, collectives, and society.

The journal welcomes all approaches (empirical, analytical, or conceptual) that create or extend theory as well as qualitative methods (e.g. case studies) in two major disciplines:

  1. Social Sciences
  2. Humanities

JHASS covers, but is not limited to:

  • Business and Management
  • Operations Research, Decision Sciences
  • Geography Planning and Development
  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Transportation
  • Public Health
  • Anthropology
  • Communication and media studies
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • Industrial relations
  • Political science and international relations
  • Law
  • Library science
  • Philosophy
  • Population Studies
  • Sociology
  • Social welfare
  • Art
  • Music

To submit to the journal, please go to ScholarOne Manuscripts. Please follow the author guidelines before submitting.

All articles are published Open Access, so are made freely available at no charge to the author.

The journal is abstracted and indexed in: Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).

Peer review

JHASS operates a double-blind peer-review model. All articles undergo an initial assessment by the journal editor. If they are considered suitable for peer review, articles will then be reviewed by a minimum of two external reviewers to assess its suitability for publication. Final responsibility for editorial decisions rests with the journal editor.

Open access

All articles published in JHASS are published Open Access under a CC BY 4.0 licence. For further information on licencing, please see the author guidelines.

Publishing Services partnership

JHASS is published by Emerald Publishing on behalf of Cairo University, who owns the title. The journal is published under a Platinum OA arrangement, in that all charges for publishing an OA article in the journal are funded by Cairo University. Therefore, there is no charge to the author.

You can view the journal's transparency statement.

This journal is a member of and subscribes to the principles of theĀ Committee on Publication Ethics. More on Emerald's approach is available in ourĀ Publication Ethics guidelines.