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International Journal "The Researcher" inviting manuscripts for June 2019 Issue"

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First Author

Department of Management, Institute/University name
Email: abcd@yahoo.com

Second Author

Department of Economics, Institute/University name
Email: abcd@gmail.com


The abstract should summarize the content of the paper with a maximum word limit of 250

The abstract should NOT include author name/ any reference/ equation.Please keep in mind that the manuscript you prepare will be photographed and printed as it is received

Thus it is imperative to adhere to the guidlines as described below, to prepare your manuscript. This will enable us to keep uniformity in the final printed copies of the journal

  • Keywords - About 5-6 key words in alphabetical order, separated by commas.
  • Date of Submission: 12-07-2016 (eg.)

The introduction of the paper should explain the nature of the problem, previous work, purpose, and the contribution of the paper. The contents of each section may be provided to understand easily about the paper.


The headings and subheadings, starting with "1. Introduction", appear in upper and lower case letters and should be set in bold and aligned flush left. All headings from the Introduction to Acknowledgements are numbered sequentially using 1, 2, 3, etc. Subheadings are numbered 1.1, 1.2, etc. If a subsection must be further divided, the numbers 1.1.1, 1.1.2, etc.

The font size for heading is 11 points bold face and subsections with 10 points and not bold. Do not underline any of the headings, or add dashes, colons, etc.

Indentations And Equations

The first paragraph under each heading or subheading should be flush left, and subsequent paragraphs should have a five-space indentation. A colon is inserted before an equation is presented, but there is no punctuation following the equation. All equations are numbered and referred to in the text solely by a number enclosed in a round bracket (i.e., (3) reads as "equation 3"). Ensure that any miscellaneous numbering system you use in your paper cannot be confused with a reference [4] or an equation (3) designation.

Figures And Tables

To ensure a high-quality product, diagrams and lettering MUST be either computer-drafted or drawn using India ink.

Figure captions appear below the figure, are flush left, and are in lower case letters. When referring to a figure in the body of the text, the abbreviation "Fig." is used. Figures should be numbered in the order they appear in the text.

Table captions appear centered above the table in upper and lower case letters. When referring to a table in the text, no abbreviation is used and "Table" is capitalized.


A conclusion section must be included and should indicate clearly the advantages, limitations, and possible applications of the paper. Although a conclusion may review the main points of the paper, do not replicate the abstract as the conclusion. A conclusion might elaborate on the importance of the work or suggest applications and extensions.


An acknowledgement section may be presented after the conclusion, if desired.


This heading is not assigned a number.

Areference list MUST be included using the following information as a guide. Only cited text references are included. Each reference is referred to in the text by a number enclosed in a square bracket (i.e., [3]). References must be numbered and ordered according to where they are first mentioned in the paper,NOT alphabetically.

Examples follow

Journal Papers:
[1]     Waterson, M. 2003. The role of consumers in competition and competition policy.International Journal of Industrial Organization 21(2), pp. 129-50.

[2]     Potts, D. 2002. Project planning and analysis for development. Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Reinner.

Chapters in Books:
[3]     Cooke, D.J. and Philip, L. 2001. To treat or not to treat? An empirical perspective. In: Hollin, C.R. ed. Handbook of offender assessment and treatment. Chichester: Wiley, pp. 3-15.

[4]     Healey, D. (2005). Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and creativity: An investigation into their relationship (Unpublished doctoral thesis). University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Proceedings Papers:
[5]     Bickman, L., & Ellis, H. (Eds.). (1990). Preparing psychologists for the 21st century: Proceedings of the National Conference on Graduate Education in Psychology, University of Utah, 1988. Hillsdale, NJ: L. Erlbaum.

Web Documents:
[6]     Lane, C. et al. 2003. The future of professionalised work: UK and Germany compared [Online]. London: Anglo-German Foundation for the Study of Industrial Society. Available at: www.agf.org.uk/pubs/pdfs/1232web.pdf [Accessed: 10 May 2007].

Review Policy (Blind Peer Review)

Submissions are accepted for review with the understanding that the same work has been neither submitted to, nor published in, another publication. Simultaneous submission to other publications will result in immediate rejection of the paper. Papers are not within the journal scope will be rejected immediately after the pre review process. All manuscripts will be subject to a well established, fair, unbiased peer blind review and refereeing procedure, and are considered on the basis of their significance, novelty and usefulness to the Journals readership. The reviewing structure will always ensure the anonymity of the referees & it will be reviewed by experts in the field.

The review output will be one of the following decisions:
  • Accept
  • Accept with minor changes
  • Weak Accept with major changes
  • Reject

The review process may take approximately 7 to 15 days to be completed. The Editor reserves the right to reject a paper if it does not meet the aims and scope of the journal, it is not revised well. Each manuscript will be primarily examined by the editor, and then forwarded to referees for blind review. The research paper shall be published subject to recommendation of referees. The review process may take up to one month in extra ordinary circumstances.

The author shall be informed about the selection/rejection of the article/paper by e-mail. However, the journal shall publish the article/papers of the authors completing the formalities in due time mentioned in the selection letter. The rejected papers shall not be returned.

In case of acceptance of the article and completion of publication formalities by the author, journal reserves the right of making amendments in the final draft of the research paper to suit the journal's requirement and format.

Anti Plagiarism Policy

The Researcher- International Journal of Management Humanities and Social Sciences

The Researcher- International Journal of Management Humanities and Social Sciences consider plagiarism as a very serious offence. It is an illegal form of copying.

The Researcher- International Journal of Management Humanities and Social Sciences

Plagiarism is defined as the unacknowledged use of the work of others as if this were your own original work.

Examples of plagiarism:
  • Copying exact wording from another person’s text.
  • Putting your name on another person’s essay or project
  • Using another person’s photo, diagram, tables, sounds, or ideas without proper citation
  • Presenting research in your own words without providing references
  • Purchasing another person’s text and using it as your own
  • Presenting ideas in the same format and order as your research source
By submitting paper for publication to the journal, Author(s) certify that:
  • I/We are fully aware that plagiarism is wrong
  • I/We know that plagiarism is the use of another person’s idea or published work and to pretend that it is one’s own.
  • I/ We declare that each contribution to your project from the work(s) of other peoples published works or unpublished sources have been acknowledged and source of information have been referenced.
  • I/We certify that you are solely responsible for any incomplete reference that may remain in my/our work.
Anti-plagiarism declaration:

I have read and understood the rules on plagiarism. I hereby declare that this piece of written work is the result of my own independent scholarly work, and that in all cases material from the work of others is acknowledged, and quotations and paraphrases are clearly indicated. No material other than that listed has been used. This written work has not previously not yet been published.

Online Submission- The Researcher

  • Before submitting your paper, please check your paper should be as per guidelines
  • Submit Your paper in MS Word format only. No other format is allowed.
  • If you feel any difficulty in paper submission, Please mail us ijmhsc@gmail.com