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Journal of Social Development and Innovations: An International Refereed Journal of Social Development and Innovations

Aim and Scope | Board of Editors | Peer Reviewer Procedure | Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement | Submission | Indexing Info

The peer review process of the Journal of Social Development and Innovations: An International Refereed Journal of Social Development and Innovations includes the following steps:

  1. Authors submit an article to the publishers email account.
  2. After submission, the publisher will forward the paper to the respective Editor-in-chief of the journal. The Editor-in-chief verifies relevance of the article to the journals policy for publishing such papers. If the manuscript is not in accordance with the policy, the Editor-in-chief reject the paper without further peer reviewing (Fast rejection).
  3. Upon recommendation of the Editor-in-chief, the publisher will submit the article to peer-reviewers, who are authorities in the selected fields (usually three) for comments and suggestion and assist the Editor-in-chief in arriving at a decision to publish.
  4. To help decide on the merits of the paper and reach a common conclusion on the papers suitability for publication, the Editor-in-chief usually asks for an editorial board gathering to study the peer-reviewers comments.
  5. The authors may be asked to respond to the questions raised by reviewers if the paper is accepted for publication or a rejection letter is sent if not accepted.
  6. The author/s are to respond in due time and clarify ambiguities if any.
  7. Upon receiving the revised paper, the reviewers (usually two out of three) check for the author/s feedbacks on their comments.
  8. Upon the last round of review (mentioned at 7), and their approval, the paper is revised by editors and it is put in the queue for publication.

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pp. 1-35 (Oct 20, 2015)