. MyJurnal

Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities
In all journals

      Browse By Title

      Browse By Subject

  Latest Uploads
  Most Viewed Articles
  Most Downloaded Articles
  Most Viewed Journals
  Visits (Google Analytics)

      Articles uploaded in MyJurnal


Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities

Home > View Journal
      View Journal

Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities


Discipline(s) / Subdiscipline(s):

     1. Arts & Humanities
         - Literature
         - Languages & linguistics

     2. Social Sciences
         - Economics & finance
         - Sociology
         - Business & administration
         - Cultural and ethnic studies

E-ISSN: 2231-8534
Print ISSN: 0128-7702
Publisher: Universiti Putra Malaysia
Publication type: Print & Electronic
Publication frequency: 4 time(s) per year
Journal Website: http://www.pertanika.upm.edu.my/

Contact Info

The Chief Executive Editor
Journal Division, UPM Press
Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (R&I)
1st Floor, IDEA Tower II, UPM-MTDC Technology Centre
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 Serdang, Selangor

Phone: + (603) 8947 1622


Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities aims to provide a forum for high quality research related to social sciences and humanities research. Areas relevant to the scope of the journal include: accounting, agricultural and resource economics, anthropology, communication, community and peace studies, design and architecture, economics, education, ethnic relations, extension education, finance, gerontology, hospitality and tourism, human ecology, human resource development, language literature, language studies, management, marketing, psychology, safety and environment, social and behavioural sciences, sociology, and sustainable development or related fields of study.

Pertanika accepts submission of mainly four types: original articles, short communications, reviews, and proposals for special issues.



Professor Dr. Mohd. Shahwahid Haji Othman (Universiti Putra Malaysia)

Editorial Board

Chief Executive Editor
  • Nayan D.S.KANWAL (Dr.)
    Environmental Issues - Landscape Plant Modelling Applications, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Editorial Board
  • Abdul Mansur M. Masih (Professor Dr.)
    Economics, Econometrics, Finance King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

    Alan MALEY (Professor Dr.)
  • English Language Studies, Teaching of English Language Leeds Metropolitan University, UK

  • Ali Reza Kaldi (Professor Dr.)
    Medical Sociology, Sociology of Development, Ageing Gerontology University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation, Tehran, Iran

  • Aminah Ahmad (Professor Dr.)
    Sociology, Gender and Development Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Bee-Hoon TAN (Associate Professor Dr.)
    English Language Studies and Applied Linguistics, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Brian TOMLINSON (Professor Dr.)
    English Language Studies, The Evaluation, Adaptation and Development Leeds Metropolitan University, UK

  • Deanna L. SHARPE (Associate Professor Dr.)
    Economics, Consumer and Family Economics, Personal Finance The University of Missouri, Columbia, USA

  • Dessy IRAWATI (Assistant Professor Dr.)
    International Business Management, Strategic Management, Economic Geography, Globalization and Development Studies Newcastle University Business School, UK

  • Elias @ Ilias SALLEH (Professor Emeritus Dato' Ar.)
    Architectural Science, Sustainable Tropical Design, Thermal Comfort Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Gong-Soog HONG (Professor Dr.)
    Economics, Consumer and Family Sciences The Ohio State University, USA

  • Jacqueline Pugh-Kitingan (Professor Dr.)
    Music, Ethnomusicology, Borneo and Papua New Guinea Studies Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia

  • James R. STOCK (Professor Dr.)
    Management Studies, Marketing, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Quantitative Method University of South Florida, USA

  • Jayakaran MUKUNDAN (Professor Dr.)
    English Language Studies, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL), English Language Studies Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Jonathan NEWTON (Dr.)
    Classroom-based Second Language Acquisition,Language Teaching Methodology, the Interface of Culture and Language Teaching and Learning, andLanguage/Communication Training and Material Design for Multicultural Workplace Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

  • Marcus Bion GRIFFIN (Dr.)
    Human Ecology, Anthropology, Tropical Agriculture, Fisheries, Cultural Learning Solutions USA

  • Mary Susan PHILIP (Associate Professor Dr.)
    English Language Theatre in Malaysia and Singapore University of Malaya, Malaysia

  • Muzafar Shah HABIBULLAH (Professor Dr.)
    Economics, Monetary Economics, Banking, Macroeconomics Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Patricia MATUSKY (Professor Dr.)
    Music, Ethnomusicology, Malay and Indonesian language, Literature Grand Valley State University, USA

  • Samsinar Md.Sidin (Professor Dr.)
    Management Studies, Marketing, Consumer Behaviour Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Shameem Rafik-Galea (Associate Professor Dr.)
    English Language Studies, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Language and Communication Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Stephen J. HALL (Professor Dr.)
    Centre for English Language Studies, Sunway University , Malaysia

  • Stephen J. THOMA (Professor Dr.)
    Phsycology, Educational Psychology The University of Alabama, USA

  • Swee-Heng CHAN (Professor Dr.)
    English Language Studies Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Turiman Suandi (Professor Dr.)
    Psychology, Youth Development and Volunteerism Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Victor T. KING (Professor Emeritus Dr.)
    Anthropology / Southeast Asian Studies White Rose East Asia Centre, University of Leeds, UK



Please direct all inquiries, manuscripts, and related correspondence to:
    The Chief Executive Editor
    Pertanika Journals
    Journal Division, UPM Press
    Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (R&I)
    Tower 2, UPM-MDTC Technology Centre
    Universiti Putra Malaysia
    43400 Serdang, Selangor

    Phone: + (603) 8947 1622


  Journal Coverage

Indexed by Malaysian Citation Centre, MyCite Citation Report (2013)
Impact Factor 0.027
Rank 32/36,Q4(Social Sciences)
32/36,Q4(Social Sciences)
32/36,Q4(Social Sciences)
18/19,Q4(Arts & Humanities)
18/19,Q4(Arts & Humanities)
32/36,Q4(Social Sciences)
Indexed by Indexed by SCOPUS, SciMago journal ranking (2014)
Impact Factor -
Rank Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous):Q3, Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous):Q3, Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous):Q3, Social Sciences (miscellaneous):Q3
Additional Information SJR: 0.174, Cites/Doc.(2years): 0.11

  Other journals
International Journal of Property Sciences
Journal of Surveying, Construction and Property
SEJARAH : Jurnal Jabatan Sejarah Universiti Malaya
Jurnal Pengajian Media Malaysia

All rights reserved.
Best viewed with Mozilla Firefox (with resolution 1024x768)