Editorial Policies

Copyright Notice

The copyright is retained by the authors. Authors have rights to reuse, republish, archive, and distribute their own articles after publication. The publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work.

Privacy Statement

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Focus and Scope of Press

OA Books focuses on publishing open-access books in various research disciplines of the social sciences and humanities, including cultural anthropology, sociology, political science, history, philosophy, economics, education, management, arts, law, linguistics, and psychology.

Open Access Policy

OA Books provides immediate, open access to content while acknowledging the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Review Policy

OA Books uses an open, peer-review system; reviewers’ names will be made public and accepted manuscripts will be published with the reviewers’ comments.

Manuscripts will be peer-reviewed by at least one expert. The review process may take four weeks.