About the Journal

The Women is a major international Research Journal for the analysis and debate of trends and approaches in social science research in general and especially in Gender Studies. It is a HEC (Higher Education Commission) recognized annual research journal. The Women journal provides a space for innovative theoretical as well as empirical contributions to issues that transcend the framework of the traditional disciplines. Given its international orientation, contributions of a comparative or cross-cultural nature are particularly welcome. It has a highly qualified Advisory Board with strong commitment to gender issues, representing academics and research from around the world, including Pakistan.

Scope and Mission

The Women is an interdisciplinary journal with strong bases in some areas of the disciplines of Gender Studies, Sociology, Education, Media, History, Language and Literature, and to some extent of psychology, political science. Contributions are welcome from all of these disciplines, but in particular when they address challenging and comprehensive issues concerning women around the globe and particularly in Pakistan. The Women aims to contribute to overcoming over-specialization in current social-science research, we prioritize research works that explores or answer the research gaps that are far from being well known. It provides an excellent platform to the social scientists, academicians and researchers to publish their work and contribute to knowledge base of social sciences. The Women annual research Journal has an ethical responsibility to publish the work of researchers and academicians without any bias or nepotism. We maintain zero tolerance policy for plagiarism or any other grey practices in field of research. Upholding our standards, we will strive to bring genuine and quality research work to our large readership.

Publication Frequency

The Women research journal of gender studies is published annually i.e., once a year by the Institute of Gender Studies, University of Sindh Jamshoro.

Open Access Policy

In best interest of its audience, The Women annual research journal of Gender Studies maintain open access policy to access its contents to support the global exchange of knowledge. Researcher can download or redistribute the content for research purpose, subject to formal reference of original work.