Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

 Others  : Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences is a peer-reviewed Journal published by Unity College, Dimapur, Nagaland.

Editor:
Dr. Tabassum Khan, (Asst. Prof. Dept. of Commerce, Unity College, Dimapur)

Members:
  1. Dr. Adani Ngullie, (Asst. Prof. Dept. of History, Unity College, Dimapur)
  2. Mr. Rajani Das (Asst. Prof. Dept. of Economics, Unity College, Dimapur)
  3. Mrs. Joyce Enyie (Asst. Prof. Dept. of English, Unity College, Dimapur)
  4. Mr. V. Timothy Lotha (Asst. Prof. Dept. of Political Science, Unity College, Dimapur)
EDITORIAL ADVISORY/REVIEWERS BOARD:
  1. Dr. Nigamananda Das, Head of Dept., Dept. of English, Nagaland University: Meriema Campus.
  2. Dr. Parag Kumar Deka, Professor, Dept. of Commerce & Dean, School of Social Sciences, Nagaland University
  3. Dr. Sajal Nag, Professor, Dept. of History, Assam University, Silchar.
  4. Dr. Janak Singh Meena, Asso. Prof. Dept. of Political Science, J.N.Vyas University, Jodhpur, Rajasthan
  5. Dr. Deepti Bhargava, Principal, Shrinathji Institute of Biotechnology and Management, Nathdwara, Rajasmand, Rajasthan.
  6. Dr. Akbar Husain, Professor and Coordinator, UGC-SAP (Drs-1), Dept. of Psychology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, U.P.
  7. Mr. Dorendro Singh, Asst. Registrar, National Institute of Technology, Imphal, Manipur.
  8. Dr. Kilangla Jamir, Head of Dept., Dept. of Economics, Nagaland University, Lumami, Nagaland.
  9. Dr. Gautam Patikar, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Commerce, Nagaland University, Meriema Campus.
  10. Mr. Orenthung Ovung, Administrator, Unity College, Dimapur, Nagaland
  11. Dr. S.K. Chhabra, Principal, Unity College, Dimapur, Nagaland. 
PUBLICATION ETHICS:
Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences is committed to upholding the integrity of academic records. We encourage authors to refer to the Committee on Publication Ethics’ International Standards for Authors .The author(s) should follow the guidelines regarding publication ethics as given below: The research being reported should have been conducted in an ethical and responsible manner and should comply with all relevant legislation. Researchers should present their results clearly, honestly, and without fabrication, falsification or inappropriate data manipulation. Researchers should strive to describe their methods clearly and unambiguously so that their findings can be confirmed by others. Researchers should adhere to publication requirements that submitted work is original, is not plagiarised, and has not been published elsewhere. Authors should take collective responsibility for submitted and published work. The authorship of research publications should accurately reflect individuals’ contributions to the work and its reporting. Funding sources and relevant conflicts of interest should be disclosed.

GUIDELINES FOR AUTHORS:
Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences is a peer-reviewed Journal published by Unity College, Dimapur, Nagaland. Launched in the year 2012, this peer-reviewed journal is published annually. The journal aims at disseminating knowledge in the field of Humanities & Social Science related areas and provides a forum for deliberations and exchange of knowledge among academicians, researchers and the practitioners. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences welcomes original papers on issues related to humanities and social sciences. The Journal encourages submission of original theoretical and empirical papers, case studies, research notes, review articles and book reviews in all areas of Humanities & Social Science studies.

For submission of papers to the Journal, author(s) are kindly asked to follow the under mentioned guidelines:
  1. The manuscript should be typed in MS-Word in double space on A4 size paper with l-inch margin on all sides accompanied by a soft copy in CD only. In case manuscript is sent by email to the Editorial Board at unitycollegejournal@gmail.com. A separate CD is not required. Authors are requested to type equations and formulae using Microsoft Equations Editor software and draw graphs and charts in MS Office (Word/Excel) only.
  2. The length of a paper (including tables, diagrams, illustrations, etc.,) should not exceed 20 double spaced pages. Book reviews and review papers should be not more than 5 double spaced pages.
  3. Author(s) is (are) requested to give an undertaking that the manuscript sent for publication in this journal has not been published or sent for publication elsewhere. A note about author(s) (name, designation, affiliation/s) is to be sent along with the manuscript.
  4. First page of the paper should include- title of the paper, name(s) of author(s) with affiliations and abstract not exceeding 150 words. Second page should start with the title followed by abstract and the normal text of the full paper.
  5. In captions for tables, figures, graphs and column heading in tables, the first letter of the first• word should be capitalized and all other words should be in lower case (except proper nouns). For example, Table 1: India's trade with Japan.
  6. Footnotes in the text should be numbered consecutively in plain Arabic superscripts. All the footnotes, if any, should be typed under the heading 'Footnotes' at the end of the paper immediately after' Conclusion'.
  7. Authors are expected to adhere to standards of correct academic writing. References should be complete in all respects, with authors’ surnames arranged alphabetically, following conventional citation styles. We request authors to follow the APA Style developed by the American Psychological Association.
  8. Book reviews must provide the following details in this order: Name of author(s), title of book reviewed, place of publication, publisher, year of publication, number of pages including preliminary pages and price with binding specifications such as paperback or hardbound.
  9. Receipt of articles will be immediately acknowledged by email. Therefore an email address is necessary for speedy communication.
  10. The editorial Board will communicate the author about the acceptance or rejection of the manuscript. An author will receive a complimentary copy of the issue in which his/her paper appears and an honorarium as decided by the editoral board.
  11. Please note that manuscripts in conformity to the above guidelines will only be considered for publications. Manuscripts not considered for publication will be returned.
  12. Writers are requested to provide full details for correspondance; postal address, phone numbers and email address.
  13. Copyrights will be with Unity College. However, the opinions expressed in the articles of this journal will be those of the authors, and will not in anyway reflect the objectives or opinion of the College. Reproducing of any material published in the Journal will require prior written permission of the Editor.
REVIEW PROCESS:
The review of articles for publication in Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences is done using the ‘double blind’ system of review and two or more referees review all contributions . The review process usually takes about two to six months. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences reserves the right to make editorial amendments to the final draft of the manuscript to suit the journal’s requirements. Communication regarding editorial changes and proofs for correction will be sent to the first author unless otherwise indicated.

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The Editor
Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences
Unity College
Residency Colony, PWD Area,
Dimapur : 797112 Nagaland
Email: unitycollegejournal@gmail.com, unitycollegedimapur@gmail.com