The Journal of Social Sciences and Policy (JoSSP) is the official journal and scholarly mouthpiece of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. The Journal of Social Sciences and Policy (JoSSP) is an open access journal that publishes peer-reviewed contributions from across diverse scientific disciplines with cross cutting social sciences, humanities and policy themes.


Aim, Mission and Scope of the Journal

Journal Aim

The Journal aims at disseminating and advancing research-based knowledge outputs, cutting edge theory and practice across and between all aspects of the behavioural , humanities and social sciences and their policy implications. The journal further promotes scholarly exchange among researchers and teachers of all modern languages.


Scope and Mission

The mission of the journal is to publish and promote high-quality original articles that make significant contribution to relevant aspects of social, behavioural sciences and Humanities and their interconnections between policy and practice. The journal’s scope is open to theoretical, methodological and empirical studies, reviews and position papers anchored on qualitative and/or quantitative research outputs from disciplines and domains including but not limited to: Economics, Geography, History, Political Sciences, Sociology, Social Work, Linguistics, Language and Communication Sciences, Religion, Anthropology, Public health, Gender and development, Development studies, Society and culture, Tourism and Hospitality, Public administration, Philosophy, Ethics, Policy studies, Management sciences.