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Asian Ethnology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the promotion of research on the peoples and cultures of Asia.[1] It was first published in 1942 at the Catholic University of Peking as Folklore Studies[2] and subsequently at Nanzan University, where from 1963 to 2007 it was known as Asian Folklore Studies.[3]

Asian Ethnology  
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DisciplineAsian Studies, Anthropology, Ethnology, Religious Studies
Edited byBenjamin Dorman and Frank J. Korom
Publication details
Publication history
1942 to present
All issues
Standard abbreviations
Asian Ethnol.
OCLC no.298239510

Asian Ethnology presents formal essays and analyses, research reports, and critical book reviews relating to a wide range of topical categories, including

The journal is indexed in Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Bibliography of Asian Studies, Directory of Open Access Journals, and EBSCO: Academic Search Complete.


  1. ^ "Asian Ethnology". Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture. Retrieved 6 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Folklore Studies - Volume One (cover page)". Folklore Studies. The Catholic University of Peking. 1: i–ii. 1942. JSTOR 3182920.
  3. ^ "Asian Folklore Studies - publication information". JSTOR. Retrieved 7 February 2012.

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