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Ethics Statement

The editors of Peshawar Journal of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences (PJPBS) place high value on integrity in research publication. We consider it an essential part of our ethical responsibilities as editors to be aware of challenges posed by plagiarism, fraud and misconduct in academic publishing and to develop strategies for coping with them. We expect the same awareness of our journal s peer reviewers.
The editors of PJPBS do their best to ensure fair, unbiased, and transparent peer review processes and editorial decisions. The PJPBS follows a strict code of conduct which is to be followed by all the parties associated with the publication process, including the authors, the editors, the editorial board, the peer reviewers, the publisher and the readers. This code of conduct is derived from the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) Code of Conduct guidelines which can be found here. The PJPBS Editors, the contributing authors and the reviewers have the principal responsibilities. Follow relevant links to peruse details.

Responsibilities of Editors
Responsibilities of Authors
Responsibilities of Reviewers

Any detected cases of misconduct, whether on the part of authors, reviewers, editors, or publishers will be vigorously pursued.

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