Qualitative Social Sciences (QSS) is a peer-reviewed, open access, international journal published two times a year (June & December). The main aim of this journal is to develop qualitative interpretation and analysis of phenomena in social sciences, including, but not limited to: psychology, organizational behavior, social work, sociology, social anthropology, counseling, marketing, narrative studies, and nursing.


The journal publishes only: research papers based on qualitative methods or mixed methods, review and theoretical papers, and research notes (short papers focusing on methods and how research is conducted). Manuscripts can be written in either English or Turkish.