About the Journal

The Journal of ASIAN Behavioural Studies (jABs),  a reputable international journal with a growing number of audience, is a multidisciplinary Open Access Journal which adheres to the BOAI definition of open access: that users have the right to ‘read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles’.

Published since 2016, the jABs is one of the peer-reviewed open access journals of the Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers (AMER), in collaboration with the Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians (ABRA), and the Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies (cE-Bs), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.

The jABs publishes double-blind peer-review, original multi-disciplinary social science research articles on the physiology and psychology aspects in relation to human behaviour affecting the Asian communities living in both the Asian and non-Asian countries.

Areas of focus include but not limited to matters affecting Communications and Social media; Gadget usage; Health and wellbeing; Human mind; Leisure, Recreation, Sports, Travelling and Walking; Race; Recycling and Waste management.

Beginning 2019 the Journal is published THREE times a year (Jan/Apr, May/Aug, Sep/Dec). The jABs is currently indexed in the ScienceOpen.

eISSN  :2514-7528
Publisher:
e-International Publishing House, U.K.


Successful articles published had attained an equivalent minimum score of 90% for the English Language and Similarity Index (Plagiarism) of not more than 15%, based on Grammarly.
Articles should be about 4,500 words (excluding References) to be submitted as per the Journal Template, together with the Publishing Agreement and non-refundable Article Processing & Publication Fees @ USD250.00 per article.
Commencing 2019 the jABs is published three times annually.

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.

Peer Review Policy
Papers are double-blind peer-reviewed within four weeks by the Editorial Board Members.

Copyright & Creative Commons Licence
eISSN: 2514-7528 © Year. The Authors. Published for AMER, ABRA, and cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open-access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). The authors hold the copyright without restrictions and also retain publishing rights without restrictions.

Privacy Statement
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.

Archival System
This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.

Deposit Policy Directory
This journal has a registered deposit policy with the British Library.