Prospective authors are invited to submit their papers to be considered for publication in the VISTAS-Journal of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Open University of Sri Lanka. Please note that only original papers that have not been published or are not under consideration for publication elsewhere are considered for publication in the VISTAS journal.

Deadline for Manuscript submission for Volume 11:
01st July 2017

Please see 'Guidelines for Submission of Papers' for information on paper submission. Papers received after this deadline will be considered for publication in the next issue.


VISTAS is a peer-reviewed Journal which offers a distinctive integrated forum to discuss and disseminate new knowledge and research findings in all areas related to humanities and social sciences. It provides an opportunity for both new and experienced researchers and scholars to publish their articles online as well as in print.Coverpage of the VISTAS Journal
VISTAS publishes works from a wide range of fields including sociology, law, language , management,literature, linguistics, anthropology, economics, education, political science, philosophy, psychology and library and information science.
Peer Review Policy:
All research articles submitted to this journal will undergo rigorous blind peer review by at least two experts in the relevant field, based on initial screening of the editorial board.


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