The Journal of Interdisciplinary Conflict Science (ISSN 2377-6382) publishes articles that advance our understanding of conflict. The JICS welcomes manuscript submissions designed to enlighten the growing community of conflict scholars, researchers, and practitioners through their unique perspectives. Our Editorial Board is dedicated to publishing a variety of article variations, from sources having experience or insight into conflict theory, conflict research, or the practice of conflict mitigation. Submissions are encouraged from experienced experts and new scholars whose academic focus is international, interpersonal, ethnic, social, or other conflict variation.

We welcome research from all discipline. Scholars, researchers, and practitioners in academia, business and industry, economics, the social sciences, the law, international relations, diplomacy, and the humanities, are all encouraged to participate in this refereed, open forum.

The JICS editorial board has approved the following article content for submissions.

  • Research Articles
  • Reviews of Conflict Theory, Research Methodology, or Practice
  • Historical or Current Conflict Assessments
  • Previous JICS Article Reviews
  • Book Reviews
  • Letters to the Editors

For information regarding the specific editorial requirements of each manuscript type, please see the submission guidelines section.

The views expressed in articles and other contributions published in the JICS do not necessarily reflect an endorsement by the editorial board or staff of the JICS or that of the peer reviewers or their affiliated institutions. Publication also does not imply endorsement by The Institute of Conflict Science, NSUWorks, or Nova Southeastern University.

Current Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1 (2017)

A look at International Conflict

The editorial board of the Journal of Interdisciplinary Conflict Science is pleased to another international issue addressing timely subjects of conflict engagement. Our first article is from Mr. Abdul Karim Issifu and addresses the conflict resolution and peacebuilding role of social organizations in Ghana. This is Mr. Issifu’s second contribution to the JICS. Our second article is from Dr. Ahmed M. Asfahani, assistant professor and Director of Human Resources for The University of Business and Technology which looks at the cross-cultural experiences of Saudi Sojourners in the United States. This is Dr. Asfahani’s first article submission and examines the interpersonal identity conflict experienced by this demographic. This issue of the JICS presents articles with timely information for all conflict specialists interested in middle eastern/African conflict studies and related subject matter.

Research Articles