Journal of Chinese Political Science (JCPS) Call for Papers for Special Issues

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Call for Papers
May 1, 2018
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
Political Science, Political History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Economic History / Studies

Journal of Chinese Political Science (JCPS) Call for Papers for Special Issues

The looming trade war between the US and China and other changes in US policy on China may have dramatic impacts on the US-China relations. The Journal of Chinese Political Science calls for papers for the new special issues on the following topics. Abstracts should be submitted to special issue editors as listed. However, if you would like to edit/co-edit a special issue with a list of authors and abstracts, you should submit your special issue proposals to Sujian Guo at

Special issue topics

1.      US-China Trade War

Editors: Yitan Li, ; Hong Pang,

2.      "The Thucydides Trap" and US-China Relations

Editors: Chunman Zhang,; Xiaoyu Pu,


Key elements for Abstracts


Author(s) and contact email:


Purpose/question/: The aim of the paper, the central question(s), and why it is theoretically and practically significant?



Originality/academic value:



Timeline for submission of abstracts and papers

·         Proposed abstracts due by May 1, 2018.

·         Lead authors will be contacted with final determination about submissions by May 15, 2018

·         Manuscript submissions (6000 and 8000 words) are due by July 15, 2018

·         Review completed by August 15, 2018

·         Targeting dates for publication of accepted articles: September, 2018. Published online first and transmitted into Springer Nature’s global database and other abstracting and indexing global databases. Subsequently published in print issues. 

Journal of Chinese Political Science (JCPS) recently has been accepted into Clarivate’s (formerly Thomson Reuter's) Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI).

Information on the journal and submission guidelines can be found at the journal website:

Contact Info: 

Yitan Li, Ph.D.

Associate Professor | Political Science

Director | Asian Studies

Seattle University

901 12th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122

Phone: (206) 296-2056



Editor | Journal of Chinese Political Science

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