About the Journal

Peer-Review process:

ZANCO Journal of Human Sciences (ZJHS) is an international, multi-disciplinary, multi-language, double-blind peer-reviewed journal.

ZJHS welcomes the submission of articles from all aspects of human and social sciences, including Language (Kurdish, Arabic, English, Persian, Turkish…etc.), Art, History, Geography, and Psychology, also from cross-disciplinary fields.

ZJHS is publishing one volume, 6 issues per year. All accepted articles are granted free online immediately after publication, which permits its users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles, thus facilitating access to a broad readership.


The journal adheres to an open-access policy that promotes research in all fields of human sciences by publishing high-quality articles that describe significant and novel works; and advances knowledge in a variety of scientific fields.

Copyright and Reprint Permission: It is the policy of ZANCO to own the copyright to the technical contributions it publishes and to facilitate the appropriate reuse of this material by others. Photocopying is permitted with credit to the source for individuals for individual use.

Creative Commons License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

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Turnitin software is used to check all submitted manuscripts.

Archiving policy:
ZJHS uses CLOCKSS, LOCKSS, and PKP PN for long-term preservation service(s) and archiving.