Vol. 9 No. 6 (2021)

ISSN Online : 2395-6518

Publisher
Maya Global Education Society

humanities & social sciences reviews

About Journal

Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews [eISSN 2395-6518] is a double-blind peer-reviewed, open access, research journal. HSSR aims to publish interdisciplinary research with a primary focus on original research or reviews in various disciplines of humanities and social sciences. As per our cultural outreach program, HSSR is now publishing articles in Polish and other European languages as well.

Respective authors are the copyright holder of all the content published in HSSR. Published content is archived in PKP-PLN archival system. The publication history of HSSR started in the year 2013 by GIAP Journals in Mumbai, India. It is now acquired and sponsored by the Maya Global Education Society

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Articles

Aug 15, 2013
Pradeep Kumar Dwivedi, Ingita Pandey
Statistic: 2980
Sep 21, 2020
Ahmad Ghandour
Statistic: 750
Aug 15, 2013
Virginia Paul, Priyanka Singh, Sunita B. John
Statistic: 694
Dec 31, 2020
Maria Gayatri
Statistic: 602
Mar 5, 2019
Kanagavalli G., Dr.Seethalakshmi R., Dr.Sowdamini T.
Statistic: 516
Mar 16, 2016
Dr Pavan Mandavkar
Statistic: 493
Mar 16, 2016
Kristinne Joyce, Chirbet A. Miguel
Statistic: 435
Sep 26, 2020
Abu Sufyan, Yani Rohmayani, Tubagus Chaeru Nugraha, Mohammed H. Al-Khresheh
Statistic: 385
Jul 8, 2021
Aida Ruslanovna Gasharova
Statistic: 355
May 31, 2020
Arfan Shahzad, Rohail Hassan, Nor Izani Abdullah, Arsalan Hussain, Muhammad Fareed
Statistic: 322
Jul 17, 2020
Marris R. Reyes
Statistic: 316
Jul 15, 2020
Farooq Salman Alani, Firdouse Rahman Khan, Abdulrazzaq Tuama Hawas
Statistic: 311
Apr 20, 2019
Rabiul Islam, A. Fakhrorazi, H. Hartini, Md. Abu Raihan
Statistic: 6432
Aug 15, 2013
Virginia Paul, Priyanka Singh, Sunita B. John
Statistic: 6414
Aug 15, 2013
Pradeep Kumar Dwivedi, Ingita Pandey
Statistic: 3938
Mar 19, 2019
Nur Alim, Wa Linda, Fahmi Gunawan, Mohd Shamsuri Md Saad
Statistic: 2159
Jul 17, 2020
Marris R. Reyes
Statistic: 1529
Mar 19, 2019
Carlos Miguel Ferreira, Sandro Serpa
Statistic: 1278
May 30, 2019
Rabiul Islam, Salwani Arbak, Mohd Hasanur Raihan Joarder
Statistic: 1277
Oct 4, 2018
Noura Said Al-Jahwari, M. Firdouse Rahman Khan, Ghanya Khamies Al Kalbani, Shima Said Al Khansouri
Statistic: 967
Sep 7, 2019
Saleh Ali Husseini, Soo-Fen Fam, Norun Najjah Ahmat, Fadhlur Rahim Azmi, Dedy Dwi Prastyo, Heri Yanto
Statistic: 940
Nov 3, 2019
Nada Zuhair Al-feel
Statistic: 789
Jul 4, 2019
Tran Thi Bich Ngoc, Dao Thanh Binh
Statistic: 767
Mar 20, 2021
Sadaf Naz, Saghir Ahmad, Ayesha Batool
Statistic: 657

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1. Do the title and abstract cover key aspects of the work, would it spark interest to the right audience?

2. Is the Introduction easy to follow for most readers of this particular journal? Does it cite the appropriate papers? Does it provide a hypothesis or aim of the study?

3. Does the Methods section provide enough details for the general reader to repeat the experiments?

4. If the reviewer skips the Methods, does the Results section give the right amount of detail to understand the essential particulars of the experiments?

5. Do the Results refer to the figures in a logical order? Do the numbers in the tables add up correctly? Are any figures/tables mislabeled or unclear?

6. Given the data that was obtained in this study, did the authors perform all the logical analyses? Did they include the proper controls?

7. Does the Discussion address the main findings, and does it give proper recognition to similar work in this field?

8. In general, is the paper easy to follow and does it have a logical flow? Are there any language issues?

9. Did the authors make all their data (e.g. sequence reads, code, questionnaires used) available for the readers?

10. Is this paper novel and an advancement of the field, or have other people done very similar work?

11. Does the paper raise any ethical concerns? Any suspicion of plagiarism (text or experiments), duplicated or tampered images, unethical animal experiments, or "dual use of research interest"?

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