Call for Papers

BTTN Journal is a double blind peer-reviewed bi-annual research journal that is published by the research faculty of Balochistan Think Tank Network (BTTN). It follows the required publication rules and regulations pertaining to Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan policies for research in the areas of social sciences, arts and humanities and related fields of sciences. BTTN Journal Editorial Board invites researchers to contribute the outputs of their research studies in terms of policy papers, original research studies, book reviews and related academic research and development endeavors that focus on the following themes and scope of BTTN Journal.

Papers must have novelty, clarity of argument, methodology, theory based questions, and rigorous policy recommendations that are workable and applicable to the given working environment pertaining to the scope of the BTTN journal.

The Editorial Board of BTTN Journal currently requires papers on the following related themes of Social Sciences.

  1. Defense and Strategic Studies
  2. Nuclear and Arms Control Studies
  3. International Relations
  4. Political Science
  5. Sociology and Anthropology
  6. Political Economy
  7. South Asian Studies
  8. Pakistan Studies
  9. Socioeconomic Development of Balochistan

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  • Call for Papers


    BTTN Journal is a bi-annual double blind peer reviewed research journal that accepts high-quality and original research with value addition in accordance with the policy research guidelines of Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. It is a purely research oriented policy journal published by Balochistan Think Tank Network (BTTN), at BUITEMS Quetta. BTTN Journal remains wider in scope and applicability to various domains of Social Sciences. It helps provide wider research perspectives in an interdisciplinary approach that welcomes contributions, not limited to Pakistan affairs, but rather potentially covers the broader contours of International Relations, International Politics, Strategic Studies, Political Science, Arts and Humanities, Political Economy, Economics, Energy & Development, Defense & Security Studies, Geo-strategy, Emerging Technologies, Sociology of Development, Provincial Issues of Balochistan and evolving competing strategies between the major powers and their implications on the smaller states. BTTN Journal helps provide research opportunities to researchers, scholars, policy makers, and analysts to contribute their research articles for consideration and publication.

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