Focus and Scope

The Philippine Journal of Social Science Research and Development (PJSRD) welcomes contribution that entails the enrichment of social science as research, methodology and theoretical implications.


Section Policies


Peer Review Process

The PJSRD employs a double-blind peer review wherein both the authors and invited reviewers remain anonymous throughout the process.  The PJSRD values the contribution of peer reviewers in ensuring the scientific relevance, ethical soundness, and appropriateness to the Journal’s aims and scope of the manuscript, thus suggest improvements and recommendations. Results may be conditional acceptance on minor revision and revise and resubmit for major revision, which authors need to comply. The editor-in-chief has the authority regarding the final disposition of a manuscript.


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.