Request for Submission of Academic Paper

About Journal

“Asia Ethno-forms Association” is a cooperative society of the Science Council of Japan, and research papers published in the academic journals are highly evaluated. The academic journal is published once a year, and most of its contents are (1) academic research paper, (2) research notes and (3) others submitted by association members. Academic papers shall be reviewed by the peer review committee. There are no special provisions for research notes.

About Journal Publication

As a general publishing rule, only members of the association can publish their papers in the journal. Please prepare your paper according to the following guidelines.

  • Academic papers must have a clear research purpose.

  • The number of sheets should be 30 or less (A4 size 10 pages) including the abstract and figures according to the manuscript,

  • The manuscript should be in Japanese or English, with a summary of English (about 150 words) or Japanese (up to 400 characters).

  • Do not include figures / tables / photos in the manuscript, just write down the number and title and create a separate file for figures / tables / photos.

  • Save English or Japanese abstract, manuscript (including literature), figures / tables / photos, and author contact information (1. name, 2. zip code & address, 3. e-mail address and 4. telephone) in one folder. Then, submit hard and soft copy to the secretariat of the association.

  • The deadline for submitting manuscripts is extended up to the end of Jan.