Call for Papers: Journal Territorial and Maritime Studies (JTMS)

The Journal Territorial and Maritime Studies (JTMS) is soliciting submissions for its Winter/Spring 2017 issue.  In the interest of increasing submissions for this recently launched publication, JTMS is offering authors of articles successfully passing peer review and selected for publication in the Winter/Spring 2017 issue an honorarium of $1000.  JTMS is an interdisciplinary Journal of research on territorial and maritime issues sponsored by the Northeast Asia History Foundation with editorial offices hosted by Yonsei University in South Korea.  The Journal provides an academic medium for the announcement and dissemination of research results the fields of history, international law, international relations, geography, peace studies, and any other relevant discipline. The journal covers all continental areas across the world, and it discusses any territorial and maritime subjects through the various research methods from different perspectives; moreover, practical studies as well as theoretical works, which contribute to a better understanding of territorial and maritime issues, are encouraged.

General Information

Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies publishes two issues per year, one in spring and one in fall. Issues are published at the end of June and January. Authors wishing to appear in the Winter/Spring issue must submit their articles for consideration by November 30; those wishing to appear in the Summer/Fall issue must submit their articles by April 30. Peer review may take up to six weeks. Online access to issue articles may take up to two months following publication depending upon the schedule of the online access provider. 

JTMS welcomes policy-oriented articles (up to 9,000 words) and short papers, commentaries, and reviews (up to 4,000 words) on territorial and maritime studies. Submitted papers should include four major sections: the Title Page, Abstract, Main Body, and References. The title page should contain the title fo the paper, the author’s name, the institutional affiliation and keywords. Manuscripts should follow the author-date method of in-text citation; author’s last name and the year of publication for the source material should appear in the text. Papers about economics, business, culture, history, politics, international relations and other academic disciplines are accepted for consideration. To submit an article for possible publication in JTMS, please submit your paper as an email attachment in Microsoft Word to the editor. Authors will receive an email confirmation when their articles are received.

For further details about preparing an article and formatting files, see the style guide.

Submit all manuscripts and editorial inquiries about JTMS to:
Lonnie Edge
Yonsei Institute of North Korean Studies
Kim Dae Jung Library
#302, 5-26 Sinchon-ro 4 gil, Mapo-gu
Seoul 121-818
South Korea

Book Reviews

JTMS publishes short summaries of all books received and complete reviews of
selected books. Authors and/or publishers interested in having a summary or review of a maritime and territorial studies related book appear in our journal should send a complimentary copy to the book review editor. All reviews should be sent to the managing editor, Lonnie Edge (jtms@

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