Open Access Statement
At GPH - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCE & HUMANITIES RESEARCH we are committed to the goals of open research. All research articles published in our journals are fully open access. We ensure that all papers are instantly made available to all users online upon publication. There is no submission or subscription fees.
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