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 34 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 7.1 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Social Sciences
Active Aging and Wellbeing: Advancement of Interdisciplinary Research Guest Editor: Lucia Monacis
Deadline: 30 March 2018
Special Issue in Social Sciences
Human Rights and Social Protection of the Vulnerable Guest Editors: Ailsa M. Watkinson, Kara Fletcher
Deadline: 15 April 2018
Special Issue in Social Sciences
The Psychosocial Implications of Disney Movies Guest Editor: Lauren Dundes
Deadline: 15 May 2018
Special Issue in Social Sciences
Civic Enterprises, the Co-Production of Public Governance and the Prospects for Democratic Renewal in Europe Guest Editors: Hendrik Wagenaar, Jurgen van der Heijden
Deadline: 30 May 2018

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