About This Journal


Prof. Dr. Yüksel ÖZTÜRK

Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University,

Faculty of Tourism,

Ankara, TURKEY



Editorial Board Members

Prof. Dr. Ali ÇELİKKAYA, Eskişehir Osmangazi University, acelikka@ogu.edu.tr

Prof. Dr. İhsan KALENDER, Gazi University, kihsan@gazi.edu.tr

Prof. Dr. Kurtuluş KARAMUSTAFA, Erciyes University, karamustafa@erciyes.edu.tr

Associate Prof. Dr. Sedat YÜKSEL, College of Applied Science, Oman, sedatyuksel@gmail.com

Associate Prof. Dr. Evren GÜÇER, Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University, evrengucer@gazi.edu.tr

Dr. Hüseyin ALKIŞ, Adıyaman University. hualkis@gmail.com

Dr. Ayşe Nevin SERT, Selçuk University, nevinsert@gmail.com

Dr. Menekşe ÖZTOPRAK, Başkent University, tarhan@baskent.edu.tr



Hakan KOÇ, Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University, Faculty of Tourism, Gölbaşı-Ankara


Aims and Scope

The publication of the Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences; there are works that examine the national and international comparisons in the fields of social sciences, which provide academic contributions to professionals in the social sciences, and provide a bridge between the theoretical and practical contributions that contribute to sectoral practices.

Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences; publishes double-blind reviewed papers covering issues relevant to:

  • Studies based on archeology,
  • Studies based on Atatürk’s principle and history of the republic,
  • Studies based on European union,
  • Studies based on banking and insurance,
  • Studies based on western art and contemporary art,
  • Studies based on fate and economic geography,
  • Studies based on information and document management,
  • Studies based on regional studies,
  • Studies based on contemporary world history,
  • Studies based on child development,
  • Studies based on linguistics,
  • Studies based on econometrics,
  • Studies based on early Christian and Byzantine arts history of ancient history,
  • Studies based on philosophy,
  • Studies based on finance,
  • Studies based on physical anthropology and paleoanthropology,
  • Studies based on physical geography,
  • Studies based on journalism and media studies,
  • Studies based on developmental psychology,
  • Studies based on general Turkish history,
  • Studies based on visual communication design,
  • Studies based on public relations,
  • Studies based on economic thought,
  • Studies based on history of economics,
  • Studies based on communication studies,
  • Studies based on public administration,
  • Studies based on macroeconomics,
  • Studies based on finance,
  • Studies based on microeconomics,
  • Studies based on accounting,
  • Studies based on quantitative decision methods,
  • Studies based on organization,
  • Studies based on medieval history,
  • Studies based on the Ottoman institutions and civilization,
  • Studies based on learning-cognitive-bio-experimental psychology,
  • Studies based on marketing,
  • Studies based on advertising,
  • Studies based on art history,
  • Studies based on cinema,
  • Studies based on political thoughts,
  • Studies based on political life and institutions,
  • Studies based on political science,
  • Studies based on political history,
  • Studies based on social work,
  • Studies based on social policy,
  • Studies based on social psychology,
  • Studies based on social and social international anthropology,
  • Studies based on sociology,
  • Studies based on tourism,
  • Studies based on Turkish Islamic art,
  • Studies based on international economics,
  • Studies based on international relations,
  • Studies based on international trade,
  • Studies based on applied psychology,
  • Studies based on production and operations management,
  • Studies based on modern history,
  • Studies based on local governments,
  • Studies based on urban and environmental policies,
  • Studies based on management information systems,
  • Studies based on management and strategy and
  • Studies based on higher education studies.


Publication Type and Frequency

Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences is published in electronic media. The journal publishes 12 issues per year.


Publication Language

Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences is published in Turkish language. However, each article should contain English title, abstract and keywords.


Peer Review

This journal operates a double-blind peer review process. All manuscripts submitted to Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences are evaluated using the following steps.


Double-blind review

Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences uses double-blind review, which means the identities of the authors are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa.


Initial Evaluation Process

Each paper is initially assessed by the editor for suitability for the journal. Papers deemed suitable are then typically sent to a minimum of two independent expert reviewers to assess the scientific quality of the paper.

Peer Review Process

Reviewer selection is critical to the publication process. Therefore, reviewers are matched to the paper according to their expertise. Reviewers should bear in mind that all manuscripts contain confidential information, which should be treated as such.


Reviewer Reports

All submissions are evaluated based on several factors, including originality, adequacy of methodology, analysis and interpretation, ethical issues, contribution to the literature, and quality of communication.


Peer Review Timeline

Typically, the manuscript will be reviewed within 30 days. If necessary, revised manuscripts as well as the response to reviewers’ files should be returned to the initial reviewers, usually within 1 month. Reviewers may request more than one revision of a manuscript, and alternative reviewers may also be invited to review the manuscript at any time.


Copy Editing Process

If it is accepted for publication, the manuscript is converted into the journal’s specific layout and the corresponding author is asked to check the proofs of the article. The corresponding author is primarily responsible for having ensured that the paper conforms to the journal guidelines.


Assigning DOI

Digital Object Identifier (DOI) is a unique and a persistent identifier used in scholarly publishing to identify and link to a piece of work. A Digital Object Identifier (DOI) is assigned to each paper published in Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences.


Plagiarism Policy

There are basically two types of plagiarism in research:

  1. Taking someone else’s work or ideas and presenting them as one’s own original work.
  2. Incorporating one’s previously published own passages or paragraphs without full acknowledgement (i.e., self-plagiarism) or resubmitting one’s previously published own work (i.e., duplicate publication).

Before submitting manuscripts to Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences, all authors are required to check their manuscripts for plagiarism (using “iThenticate” or “Turnitin”) and send their similarity reports to the Journal.


Open Access and CC License

Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences 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. All papers published in the journal are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). The author(s) and copyright holder(s) agree that all users have free access to the articles published in this Journal. To protect copyright and the rights of the Journal licensed under a Creative Commons License, authors of the accepted articles agree to share their works with others with the full acknowledgement of the works. Sosyal, Beşeri ve İdari Bilimler Dergisi (Journal of Social, Human and Administrative Sciences) applies the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) to all articles published.