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International Journal of Environment, Society & Space
Discipline(s) / Subdiscipline(s):
1. Social Sciences
- Environmental science
Publisher: National Geographical Association of Malaysia
Publication type: Electronic
Publication frequency: 2 time(s) per year
Journal Website: http://malaysiangeographers.org/ijess/
International Journal of Environment, Society & Space (IJESS)
School of Humanities,
Universiti Sains Malaysia
11800 Penang, MALAYSIA
International Journal of Environment, Society and Space (IJESS) is published by National Geographical Association of Malaysia, managed by an autonomous Editorial Board drawn from members of the Malaysian Geographical Association of Malaysia. The Board is assisted by a panel of distinguished scholars from local and foreign universities.
International Journal of Environment, Society & Space (IJESS) is a refereed on-line journal covers cutting-edge research in methods, techniques, and applications to concept and theories that involve the environment society, and space. The journal publishes articles that focus on new approaches to understand and manage the environment society, and space. Examples of issues include but not limited to: a) physical environment such as biodiversity, environmental degradation, environmental planning and management, hydrology, geomorphology, and built-environment, b) social, economic, development and policy issues regarding poverty, health, crime, social and regional planning, demography and cities; and c) techniques such as Geographic Information Systems, Remote Sensing, Qualitative and Quantitative Methods, spatial statistics and related fields of study.
Wan Ruslan Ismail
Sharifah Rohayah Syeikh Dawood
Zullyadini A. Rahaman
The Editorial Board members of the journal are academic staff of the School of Humanities, Universiti Sains Malaysia
International Advisory Panel
Prof. Dato’ Abdul Samad Hadi (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Prof. Ibrahim Ngah (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia)
Prof. Paul Longley (University College London)
Prof. Terry McGee (University of British Colombia)
Prof. Dato. Morshidi Sirat (Kementerian Pelajaran Malaysia/Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Assoc. Prof. Norizan Hj Md Nor (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
All manuscripts should be written in English or Bahasa Melayu
The title page should include: The name(s) of the author(s), A concise and informative title, The affiliation(s) and address (es) of the author(s), and, The e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers of the corresponding author.
Please provide an abstract of 150 to 250 words in both English and Bahasa Melayu.
Please provide 4 to 6 keywords which can be used for indexing purposes.
Manuscripts should be submitted in Word document. Use a normal, plain font (e.g., 10-point Times Roman) for text. The equation editor or MathType is used for equations. The file shall be saved in docx format (Word 2007 or higher) or doc format (older Word versions).
Acknowledgments of people, grants, and funds should be placed in a separate section before the reference list.
References are cited in the text by name and year in parentheses.
Poverty is often hidden by economic growth and inaccurate statistics describing standard of livings (Bird et al., 2010). Aggregated, state level poverty measure of poverty gives the impression that the conditions within state are uniform (Roslan, 2008; Fahmy et al., 2011). Therefore, the level of analysis is crucial in differentiating deprived neighborhood and poor areas (Dorling, 2010).
The list of references should only include works that are cited in the text and that have been published or accepted for publication. The list of reference shall follow American Psychological Association (APA) Style.
Figure and Table:
Figures and Tables shall be numbered consecutively and referred to in the texts.
Authors are notified on receipt of a manuscript and upon the editorial decision regarding publication. Manuscripts deemed suitable for publication are sent to the national/international reviewers. The journal follows double-blind peer-review process, whereby authors do not know reviewers and vice versa. Notification of the editorial decision is usually provided within four weeks from the receipt of manuscript. Publication of solicited manuscripts is not guaranteed. In most cases, manuscripts are accepted conditionally, pending an author’s revision of the material. Authors are responsible for all statements in articles, including changes made by editors. Authors will receive edited typescript for final approval. Changes cannot be made to the copy after the edited version has been approved.