International Journal of Cooperative Studies http://worldscholars.org/index.php/ijcs <p>The International Journal of Cooperative Studies (IJCS) is a peer-reviewed journal published by World Scholars publishing. The objective of the journal is to advance knowledge related to the international cooperative movement. The journal also aims to generate theoretical knowledge, promoting research and innovation within the cooperative sectors (rural, agriculture, consumer, housing, worker, social, credit and other forms).</p> en-US <p>Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture or academic thesis), that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere, that its publication is approved by all authors and tacitly or explicitly by the responsible authorities where the work was carried out, and that, if accepted, will not be published elsewhere in the same form, in English or in any other language, without the written consent of the Publisher. The Editors reserve the right to edit or otherwise alter all contributions, but authors will receive proofs for approval before publication.&nbsp;World Scholars reserves the rights to retract any published manuscripts in the case of suspected plagiarism or any scientific misconducts.&nbsp;</p> <p>Copyrights for articles published in World Scholars journals are retained by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work. It is the author's responsibility to bring an infringement action if so desired by the author.</p> ijcs@worldscholars.org (Editor,) support@worldscholars.org (Technical Support) Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:16:32 +0000 OJS 3.1.1.4 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60