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Environmental & Socio-economic Studies

4 Issues per year


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    Aims and Scope

    Environmental & Socio-economic Studies is an international, peer-reviewed journal publishing original research papers, review articles and scientific communications concerning the interactions between human activity and the environment in urban and industrial areas, and the functioning of society and nature, both in periods of urban growth and economic development, and in periods of the restructuring of the economy and the development of post-industrial space. The research attention is focused on cities, metropolitan areas and their associated suburban and rural areas, industrial and mining districts, and other areas under human impact. The journal presents the results of interdisciplinary research across the fields of physical geography, economic and human geography, the biology of organisms, ecology and nature conservation, environmental protection and natural resource management, geology, environmental engineering, environmental law and social sciences.

    Environmental & Socio-economic Studies publishes the results of research across a wide variety of interests in the following fields:

    • Human impact on the environment
    • Biomarkers used in monitoring the environment
    • Urban ecology
    • Landscape and urban planning
    • Environmental protection and restoring nature
    • Environmental management
    • Reclamation of post-industrial and post-mining areas
    • Economic development
    • Urban growth, living conditions and social conflicts
    • Conflicts around the use of natural resources
    • Legal aspects of environmental protection and spatial planning
    • Sustainable development
    • Environmental education

    Similarity Check Plagiarism Screening System

    The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

    Detailed description of the Similarity Check System can be found at:


    Submission of Manuscripts

    Instructions for Authors

    Please submit your manuscripts to the journal via email to:


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    Abstracting & Indexing

    Environmental & Socio-economic Studies is covered by the following services:

    • Arianta
    • Baidu Scholar
    • BazEkon
    • Cabell's Directory
    • CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities)
    • Clarivate Analytics - Emerging Sources Citation Index
    • Clarivate Analytics - Web of Science
    • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
    • CNPIEC
    • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
    • EBSCO (relevant databases)
    • EBSCO Discovery Service
    • EconBiz
    • Elsevier - Engineering Village
    • ERIH PLUS (European Reference Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences)
    • GeoArchive
    • GeoRef
    • Google Scholar
    • Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
    • J-Gate
    • JournalTOCs
    • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
    • Microsoft Academic
    • Naviga (Softweco)
    • POL-index
    • Primo Central (ExLibris)
    • Publons
    • ReadCube
    • Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)
    • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
    • TDNet
    • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
    • WanFang Data
    • WorldCat (OCLC)

    Editorial Information

    Renata Dulias, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland

    Managing Editor
    Adam Hibszer, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland

    Editorial Advisory Board
    Irasema Alcántara-Ayala, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico
    Susana Arad, University of Petrosani, Romania
    Ataç Başçetin, Istanbul University, Turkey
    Claudio O. Delang, Hong Kong Baptist University, China
    Stefan Harnischmacher, Philipps University of Marburg, Germany
    Veena Joshi, University of Pune, India
    Timea Kiss, University of Szeged, Hungary
    Dénes Lóczy, University of Pécs, Hungary
    Ewa Łupikasza, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland
    Wahid Murad, University of South Australia, Australia
    Øyvind Nordli, Norwegian Meteorological Institute, Norway
    Tibor J. Novák, University of Debrecen, Hungary
    Myroslav Shevera, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
    Zděnek Szczyrba, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic
    John P. Tiefenbacher, Texas State University, United States of America
    Ian C. Trueman, University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    Matija Zorn, Anton Melik Geographical Institute, Slovenia

    Thematic Editors
    Robert Krzysztofik, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland (Socio-economic geography)
    Ireneusz Malik, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland (Physical geography)
    Leszek Marynowski, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland (Geology)
    Adam Rostański University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland (Environmental sciences)
    Barbara Tokarska-Guzik, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland (Life sciences)

    Language Editor
    Lynn Besenyei, University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

    Statistical Editor
    Sławomir Sitek, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland

    Assistant Editor
    Jarosław Badera, University of Silesia, Poland

    Technical Editor
    Tomasz Spórna, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland


    Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
    01-811 Warsaw, Poland
    T: +48 22 701 50 15

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