Focus and Scope
The Journal of Hate Studies is an international scholarly journal promoting the sharing of interdisciplinary ideas and research on the topic of hate. It presents cutting-edge essays, theory, and research that deepen the understanding of the development and expression of hate.
The Journal accepts articles from all disciplines including but not limited to: Psychology, Sociology, Communications, History, Law, Anthropology, Women's Studies, Religious Studies, Literature, Political Science, and Economics.
The Journal of Hate Studies is an annual publication.
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. There is no embargo on the journal’s publications. The dates each manuscript was submitted and accepted on are published on the PDF version.
Authors of articles published remain the copyright holders and grant third parties the right to use, reproduce, and share the article according to the Creative Commons license agreement.
Authors are encouraged to publish their data in recommended repositories. For a list of generic and subject specific repositories that meet our peer review criteria, see here.
The journal's publisher focuses on making content discoverable and accessible through indexing services. Content is also archived around the world to ensure long-term availability.
This journal is indexed by the following services: Directory of Open Access Journals, Sherpa/Romeo, Ex Libris, KB+, Chronos, EBSCO Knowledge Base, Ulrich's, CrossRef, and Google Scholar. In addition, the journal is available for harvesting via OAI-PMH.
To ensure permanency of all publications, this journal utilizes the CLOCKSS archiving system to create permanent archives for the purposes of preservation and restoration. Content is also LOCKSS enabled.