Focus and Scope
Social Cohesion and Development publishes original research articles covering a wide range of social policy and development issues that have not been submitted to another journal. It encourages multidisciplinary, comparative and historical approaches.
Social Cohesion and Development welcomes book reviews and short research reports.
Peer Review Process
Social Cohesion and Development adheres to a double blind review process. All manuscripts are initially assessed by the Editor. Those that fit with the aims and scope of the review are sent for review. Each manuscript is reviewed by two reviewers and in case of conflicting reviews to a third. Reviewers respond within 5 weeks. The editorial decision is made as soon as both reviews are received. The selection of reviewers is made from the reviewers’ pool set up by the editorial board and comprising members of the Greek and international research community.
Book reviews are assessed by the Book Review Editor and research reports by the Editor.
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.