Plagiarism Policy


The Contemporary Journal of Social Science Review (CJSSR) is committed to upholding the highest standards of academic integrity and ethical research. This Plagiarism Policy outlines our stance on plagiarism and self-plagiarism, and the procedures we follow to detect and address them.

2. Definition of Plagiarism

Plagiarism is the act of presenting the work of another person as one's own, without proper attribution. This includes, but is not limited to:

3. Plagiarism Detection and Review Process

All submitted manuscripts to CJSSR are screened for plagiarism using a plagiarism detection software such as CNKI's Similarity Literature Detection System (SMLC). Manuscripts with a similarity index exceeding the acceptable threshold will be flagged for further review.

The Editor-in-Chief, in consultation with the Editorial Board, will evaluate the flagged manuscripts to determine the extent and nature of the plagiarism. Factors considered include:

4. Consequences of Plagiarism

Manuscripts found to be plagiarized will be dealt with as follows:

5. Author Responsibilities

Authors submitting manuscripts to CJSSR are responsible for: