Open Journal of Social Sciences

ISSN Print: 2327-5952    ISSN Online: 2327-5960

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Study on Anti Domestic Violence


    According to the different forms of violence, domestic violence can be divided into at least four kinds: physical violence, mental violence, economic violence and sexual violence. The members involved include spouses, parents, children, cohabiting couples, and blood related family members. In the process of violence, the abuser usually beaten and verbal attack victims. This may cause death, serious injuries, minor injuries, physical pain or mental distress to the victim. Domestic violence is a very prominent social problem, and it is extremely harmful to social security, family stability and the physical and mental health of women and children. Therefore, all countries in the world should establish a more sound legal system to eliminate domestic violence.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original researches and review articles on exploring study on anti domestic violence. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Definitions and characteristics of domestic violence
    • Causes and countermeasures of domestic violence
    • Warning signs of domestic violence
    • Influences and factors of domestic violence
    • Effects of domestic violence on women and children
    • Laws and regulations of domestic violence

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Study on Anti Domestic Violence” should be chosen during your submission.


    According to the following timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    December 14th, 2017

    Publication Date

    February 2018


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