Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The journal features a special focus on the regional social science topics in Asia: political science, economics and management, law, education, sociology, cultural anthropology and history. In addition to the social science, the journal covers the entire spectrum of research on environmental science, urban studies, geography or other subjects related with the Asian development.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member and at least one external reviewer. The review process may take two to three weeks.

 

Publication Frequency

Semiannual, published in April and October

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Index/List/Archive

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