Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

TheJournal of Sustainable Society advances critical understanding of the relationships between society and sustainable development. JSS encourages critical views, as well as new ideas and approaches in relation to the theory and practice linking society and sustainability.


Section Policies


All submissions to this section must be based on orginal research a clearly detailed methodology section.

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.


Publication Frequency

4 issues per year


Open Access Policy

This Journal of Sustainable Society 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.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Subscription Information

Subscription Fees for printed version including postage expenses are as follows:

Individual - USD 200/ Institutional - USD 250 (4 issues per year).

Single Issue Price: USD 65.