WELCOME TO ARTVIN CORUH UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
Our Journal, a scientific blind-peer reviewed one, has been published by Artvin Coruh University at least twice in a year (July and December) since 2015. Applied or institutional works, model suggestions, analysis and evaluates, qualitative and quantitative researches in relation to all areas of Economics, Business and Management disciplines can take place in the journal, in Turkish and English. The main goal of ACU International Journal of Social and Sciences (ACU-IJSS) is to comprise a scientific platform which academics, who study in social science area, desire to share their knowledge, notions, findings and researches with colleagues and contribute to the studies of social sciences in national and international level. ACU-IJSS adheres to the highest standards of peer review and engages established and emerging scholars from anywhere in the world.
Peer Review Process
Submitted articles will generally be reviewed by two referees and double blind review. All correspondences between editors, reviewers and authors are made via user page at this site. Article will be send to third reviewer in the case of declaine by a reviewer. All detailed explanation about review process is published in the knowledge base section.
Open Access Policy
This journal 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.
This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.
Please review each item carrefully. Your submission must obtain all the following conditions.
Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement
ACU International Journal of Social and Sciences (ACU-IJSS) follows the Code of Conduct as defined by the Committee of Publication Ethics (COPE).Those codes are expected ethical behaviors, standarts and duties of all parties involved who are Authors, Editors, Reviewers, and the Publisher.Editors:
Editors evaluate submissions exclusively on the basis of their academic merit and protect individual data and confidentiality of submisions. They are responsible for publication requirements, review process and publication decision. Editor cannot be one of two required reviewers for a submission under her/his editorship.
Section Editor will be replaced if there is any reason between Author and Section Editor such as hostile, administrative case, benefit or investigation, etc. that prevent doing review job objectively.Reviewers:
Reviewers assist the editor in making editorial decisions by filling article assessment form for assigned submissions. Promptness, confidentiality, standarts of objectivity, acknowledgement of sources, disclosure and conflict of interest are expected in their peer review works.Authors:
Authors are expected scientific and ethical standarts, data access and retention, originality and plagiarism, multiple, redundant or concurrent publication, acknowledgement of sources, authorship of the paper, hazards and human or animal subjects, disclosure and conflicts of interest and fundamental errors in published works.