Honorary Editor: Stephan Feuchtwang (The London School of Economics, LSE, UK)
Editor: Xiangqun Chang (Global China Institute; UCL, UK)
Review Editor: Keith Jackson (SOAS, UoL, UK; Doshisha University, Japan)
Matthew Wills (University of California, UCSD, USA)
Costanza Pernigotti (Global China Institute, UK; ZUMC, China)
International Consultation Board
Academic Advisory Committee
Journal of China in Comparative Perspective (JCCP ISSN 2040-0837) is the only peer-reviewed academic dual-language journal for social scientific, humanities and comparative studies of China in the world, published biannually in June and December in print and electronic versions by the Global Century Press from 2015.
JCCP encourages contributors to put the material about China into comparative perspective in JCCP as far as they can. JCCP will not be simply about China (there are already a large amount of excellent China journals). It will be about looking at China from a comparative viewpoint as a player in broader patterns of development, ideas, movements, networks, and systems. Comparison includes using China as a case study to examine a generally applicable theory, or drawing analytic conclusions from comparative data about China and some other country or context. The comparison may be regional or global, historical or contemporary, and it may involve a comparison of perceptions, China's perceptions of others and others' perceptions of China in the context of China's encounter with the outside world in the political, economic, military, and cultural sense.
JCCP publishes original multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary comparative research on China on a wide range of topics within the social and human sciences. It encourages debate, cooperation, or co-authorship on the same issue or theme from different disciplines (including politics, economics, international relations, history, sociology, anthropology, cultural psychology, methodology, among others). Its aim is to bring out the best in scholarship transcending traditional academic boundaries in an innovative manner.
As a Journal with bilingual element, JCCP invites submissions of original previously unpublished articles in English, Chinese or in both languages according to the following guidelines:
Articles and themes:
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Owing to financial constraints, we were unable to publish previously edited issues when JCCP was at LSE until August 2013, when a sample issue was published (download a free copy of the sample issue). We offer our special thanks to Dr Geoffrey Gowlland and Dr Keith Jackson, the Editors of Bijiao: China in Comparative Perspective Book Review (CCPBR, ISSN: 2045-0680) for their dedication and hard work in editing the book review for the 2011–12 and 2013–14 issues, respectively. Thanks are due to Professor Jackson also for consenting to act as book review Editor of the Journal of China in Comparative Perspective (JCCP) and become more involved in JCCP’s editorial work. Our thanks go also to Professor Kent Deng, Professor of Economic History at the LSE and former Editor of CCPN publications, for his efforts and support, as well as to Dr Victor Teo and Dr Goncalo Santos, both former LSE Fellows, for working with the MSc in China in Comparative Perspective, and Dr Sergey Radchenko, former LSE Fellow of the History of International Relations, for their hard work in initiating JCCP and their continued involvement in it. We are extremely grateful to all the members of the Editorial Board, International Consultation Board and Academic Advisory Committee for staying with us throughout this difficult period and being so supportive of JCCP. We are particularly grateful as ever to Professor Stephan Feuchtwang, former Editor-in-chief of all the CCPN, publications including the working paper series and Bijiao: China in Comparative Perspective (ISSN 2043-0434) for his dedication and valued advice and for laying the foundations of CCPN publications. Professor Feuchtwang will continue to assist in the publication of JCCP book reviews.
JCCP's electronic articles can be accessed online. However, both the working paper series and the book (CCPBR) reviews were discontinued as separate publications from 2014, but selected review pieces, essays and working papers are available in JCCP from 2015.
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