Thank you for your interest in submitting a paper to International Journal of Kurdish Studies, IJOKS.
You can find general information about the submission process on this page.

Articles should be presented concisely and clearly in Turkish, Kurdish, English or Russian. Title and
abstract should therefore be written in English, Turkish and Kurdish. Introductory material, including a
review of the literature, should not exceed what is necessary to indicate the reason for the work and
the essential background.  Papers should be prepared with Microsoft Word in .docx or .doc formats.

Articles should be included the name and email address of the corresponding author/s.

Please use the IJOKS Template for your manuscripts. All submissions will be ignored and rejected unless they are in accordance with this template provided.


In consideration of the agreement to publish the Article in the Journal:

1. You are warranting that:
a) the content of the Article is your original work, and its content does not contain any material
infringing the copyright of others; or, where the Article is not entirely your original work, you have
obtained all necessary permissions in writing to grant the rights you are giving in this agreement;
b) the content of the Article does not contain any material that is defamatory of, or violates the privacy
rights of, or discloses the confidential information of, any other person;
c) the Article has not been published elsewhere in whole or in part, and you will not allow publication
of the Article elsewhere without the consent of the Journal Editor;
d) the names of all co-authors and contributors to the Article are:

2. You agree to license the copyright in the Article to the Journal Editor, on a worldwide, perpetual,
royalty free basis; and to the extent required by the terms of this agreement. You shall retain the right
at all times to be acknowledged as the/an author of the Article.

3. You further agree that the Journal Editor has the entitlement to deal with the Article as the Journal Editor sees fit, and including in the following manner;

a) The right to print, publish, market, communicate and distribute the Article and the Journal, in this and any subsequent editions, in all media (including electronic media), in all languages, and in all territories, including the full term of copyright, and including any form of the Article separated from the Journal, such as in a database, abstract, offprint, translation or otherwise, and to authorize third parties to do so;
b) The right to register copyright of the Journal;
c) The right to edit the Article, to conform to editorial policy as the Journal Editor sees fit.

Articles must be written in Turkish, Kurdish, English or Russian and have to be sent via  email to: or online submission form here.

It is totally free to submit manuscript to IJOKS.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution
4.0 International License.   

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