Journal of Contemporary China

Journal of Contemporary China  
DisciplineArea studies
Edited bySuisheng Zhao
Publication details
1.867 (2018)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4J. Contemp. China
ISSN1067-0564 (print)
1469-9400 (web)

The Journal of Contemporary China is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed academic journal on contemporary Chinese affairs. It is published five times per year by Routledge and covers issues such as Chinese politics, law, economy, culture, and foreign policy, among others. Its current editor-in-chief is Suisheng Zhao (Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver).[1]

Abstracting and indexingEdit

The journal is abstracted and indexed in the Social Science Citation Index and is listed in the Journal Citation Reports with an impact factor of 0.953 in the category "Area Studies" in 2013. It is also indexed in America: History & Life, British Humanities Index, CSA Abstracts, GEOBASE, Historical Abstracts, International Political Science Abstracts, International Development Abstracts, and MLA International Bibliography.


  1. ^ Taylor & Francis Group, Journal of Contemporary China: Editorial Board, accessed 11-19-11.

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