About the Journal

RELIGACIÓN Revista de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades (ISSN 2477-9083), is an electronic scientific journal edited by the Centro de Investigaciones en Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades desde América Latina CICSHAL-RELIGACION, (a center associated to Latin American Council of Social Sciences CLACSO), focused on the intersectional dialogue of social sciences and humanities.

Religación publishes in open access under Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) in Spanish, English, and Portuguese. Each article is identified with a DOI (Digital Object Identifier System) number. The journal adheres to open access policies, so all published articles can be viewed and downloaded free of charge.

RELIGACIÓN uses the double-blind peer review system, as well as the continuous publication system so that the articles that pass the different phases are published immediately and entered in one of the four issues published each year (January-March, April-June, July-September, October-December).

It is a journal based in Quito-Ecuador (South America), with an interest in works within the areas that relate to all fields of Social Sciences and Humanities with a global and intersectional approach.

It is directed to professionals, researchers, teachers, and students of the different branches of the Social Sciences and Humanities.

We have 4 sections: Dossier, General, South-South, and Book Reviews.

Types of articles: all articles submitted to Religación must be original, written in English, Spanish or Portuguese, and can be research articles, case studies, theoretical articles, and/or review articles.

Peer Review

It is in charge of disseminating scientific research works produced by external national and international researchers, under a double-blind review system. [+info]


Religacion is a Gold Open Access journal, which allows immediate and free access to all its articles to readers.
The journal does not charge submission fees for articles.
From January 2020 the author must pay for the processing of APC article once the peer review process has been completed and the article has been accepted.
Our journal does not receive public funding, but partial sponsorship from CICSHAL-RELIGACION, a private academic institution, so we request this contribution from authors as it will allow us to support the editorial process.
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Gold Open access

Revista Religación allows free access to all documents presented in this electronic Journal. 

All articles will comply with the Creative Commons standards to which the journal is subscribed under the following terms: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

Attribution - You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

NonCommercial - You may not use the material for commercial purposes.

NoDerivatives - If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you may not distribute the modified material. [+info]



From volume 6 number 28 of 2021, the journal changed to the continuous publication system, so that articles that pass the different phases are published immediately and enter one of the four issues published each year (January-March, April-June, July-September, October-December).  


Archiving policy

Religación uses the OJS/PKP platform, therefore it is compatible with the LOCKSS system (Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) and the CLOCKSS system (Controlled Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe), both serve to guarantee a permanent and safe file of the journal.


Indexed & abstracting

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Zittau Görlitz University of Applied Sciences  

FLORENZ Kunsthistorisches Institut

MÜNCHEN Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte

PARIS Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte

ROM Bibliotheca Hertziana - Max-Planck-Gesellschaft

Hochschule Ansbach

Bibliotheksservice-Zentrum Baden-Württemberg

Universität  Augsburg

Universität Bayreuth

Freie Universität Berlin

Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin

Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus 

Katholischen Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt.

Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Europa-Universität Viadrina