Asia Pacific Perspectives

Asia Pacific Perspectives (APP) (ISSN: 2167-1699) is an international, peer-reviewed electronic journal that promotes cross-cultural understanding, tolerance, and the dissemination of knowledge about the Asia Pacific. The editors welcome submissions from all fields of the social sciences and the humanities that focus on the Asia Pacific, especially those adopting a comparative, interdisciplinary approach to issues of interrelatedness in the region. The journal facilitates academic discussions among both established scholars in the field and advanced graduate students. APP is published twice each year by the University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies.

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Melissa S. Dale

Assistant Managing Editor

Leslie A. Woodhouse

Editorial Board

Ezra Vogel (Professor Emeritus, Harvard University)
Thomas Gold (Professor, UC Berkeley)
Margaret Kuo (Associate Professor, CSU Long Beach)
Rachel Rinaldo (Assistant Professor, University of Virginia)
John Nelson (Professor, University of San Francisco)

Why publish with us?

Asia Pacific Perspectives offers authors:

  • Established journal with a track record of publication since 2001
  • Benefit of double-blind peer review on a shorter timeline than comparable publications
  • Open-access and fully indexed via EBSCO, providing ease of access
  • E-journal format allows publication of numerous, full-color images

APP Guidelines for Contributors