|Formatting||Times New Roman 12pt font
Avoid footnotes and endnotes
|Style||Any spelling style is acceptable so long as it is consistent within the manuscript.
Japanese terms should be written in the Hepburn style of romanization.
|References||Citations and Reference Lists should use Harvard referencing style (author date system)
|Author Details||Please include your full name, affiliation, and email in the heading of your submission.|
|Submission method||Submit as an email attachment (Microsoft Word) to the editors at jaws.editors[@]gmail.com.
*Please make sure to indicate your surname and the type of content being submitted in the subject line of your email.
These include monographs, single or co-edited volumes.
- Full title of publication
- Name(s) of authors or editors
- Image of book cover
- Table of contents
- Short biographies of authors/editors
- Link to publisher’s website and any additional information you would like to include such as discount codes
Short Book Reviews
Short book reviews of recent publications in the general field of anthropology of Japan.
Word limit: 500 – 750 words
Please give details on the panels, presentations and other social events you attended, your own presentation/s, researchers you were able to meet and how your research may benefit from your participation.
Word limit: 1,000 words
Ph.D. students (at advanced stages of their research) and other researchers can submit a research report in order to share the results of their fieldwork and/or some reflections on their own research. Research reports should include in-text citations and a list of references.
Word limit: 1,000 words
Tomorrow’s Researchers Today
Ph.D. (or exceptional M.A. and M.Phil.) students in the initial stages of their research are invited to submit a paper for this section. These papers are primarily meant to inform the community about new researchers and developing projects, rather than to provide research results. Therefore, references are not necessarily required.
Word limit: 500 words
We would like to encourage other types of research output and anthropology news, such as…
- Photo essays/stories
- Film reviews/reports
- Workshop announcements
- Please feel free to contact us with other ideas.
We are looking forward to receiving your submissions!
Jennifer M. McGuire, Christopher Tso, and Anna Vainio, Co-Editors