Instructions to Authors

The Journal of Science and Humanities is national biannual journal of sciences and humanities. The journal is online. Details can be seen on www.jsh.res.in

Aims and Scope

The Journal aims to publish original peer reviewed/refereed research paper/reviews on all aspects of sciences and humanities.

Submission of Manuscript

Only original research papers are considered for the publication. The authors should declare that the manuscript has not been submitted to any other journal for publication at the same time and will not be sent to other journal when communicated to The Journal of Science and Humanities until the rejection. The soft copy of the manuscript, complete in all respect should be submitted to the editor through email address : submit@jsh.res.in

Format of Manuscript

All manuscript must be written in English and should be typed double-spaced with wide margin on all sides.

The manuscript should be typed in double space, character Times New Roman, title in capital (14 points), name (12 points) address (10 points) text in (11 points) typing should of A4 size and have margin of 1 inch (all side). Typed scripts should be carefully checked before submission.

 

Format of Research Paper

Articles: All portions of the manuscript must be typed double-spaced and all pages numbered starting from the title page.

Title: The title should be a brief phrase describing the contents of the paper. The Title Page should include the authors’ full names and affiliations, the name of the corresponding author along with mobile and E-mail information. Present addresses of authors should appear as a footnote.

Abstract: The abstract should be informative and completely self-explanatory, briefly present the topic, state the scope of the experiments, indicate significant data, and point out major findings and conclusions. The Abstract should be 100 to 150 words in length. Complete sentences, active verbs, and the third person should be used, and the abstract should be written in the past tense. Standard nomenclature should be used and abbreviations should be avoided. Following the abstract, about 3 to 5 key words that will provide indexing references should be listed.

Introduction: The introduction should provide a clear statement of the problem, the relevant literature on the subject, and the proposed approach or solution. It should be understandable to colleagues from a broad range of scientific disciplines.

Materials and Methods: It should be complete enough to allow experiments to be reproduced. However, only truly new procedures should be described in detail; previously published procedures should be cited, and important modifications of published procedures should be mentioned briefly. Capitalize trade names and include the manufacturer’s name and address. Sub-headings should be used. Methods in general use need not be described in detail.

Results: Results should be presented with clarity and precision. The results should be written in the past tense when describing findings in the authors’ experiments. Previously published findings should be written in the present tense. Discussion, speculation and detailed interpretation of data should not be included in the Results but should be put into the Discussion section.

Discussion: The discussion should interpret the findings in view of the results obtained in this and in past studies on this topic. State the conclusions in a few sentences at the end of the paper. The Results and Discussion sections can include sub-headings, and when appropriate, both sections can be combined.

Tables: Tables should be kept to a minimum and be designed to be as simple as possible. Tables are to be typed double-spaced throughout, including headings and footnotes. Tables should be self-explanatory without reference to the text. The same data should not be presented in both table and graph form or repeated in the text.

Figure legends: It should be typed in numerical order on a separate sheet. Graphics should be prepared using applications capable of generating high resolution GIF, TIFF, JPEG or Powerpoint before pasting in the Microsoft Word manuscript file. Use Arabic numerals to designate figures and upper case letters for their parts (Figure 1).

References: References must be in alphabetical order and in standard format.

(Author Surname/s, year of publication, Title of book, Publication and Page number/s.)

Example:

  1. Bonnie, R. J., Jeffries, J. C., Jr., & Low, P. W. (2000). A case study in the insanity defense: The trial of John Hinckley, Jr. (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Foundation Press.
  2. Cannon, A. (2003, November 17). Sniper insanity? U. S. News & World Report, 135 (17) p. 35.
  3. Parzen, M. D. (2003). Toward a culture bound syndrome-based insanity defense. Culture, Medicine & Psychiatry, 27, pp131–155.

 

Copy right transfer : All authors must sign the form for declaration of copy right transfer which will be supplied along with the proof.