Modern Asian Studies

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Modern Asian Studies  
Modern Asian Studies.gif
DisciplineAsian studies
Edited byJoya Chatterji, Norbert Peabody
Publication details
Publication history
Standard abbreviations
Mod. Asian Stud.
ISSN0026-749X (print)
1469-8099 (web)

Modern Asian Studies is a bimonthly academic journal in the field of Asian studies, published by Cambridge University Press. It journal was established in 1967 by the Syndics of the University of Cambridge and the Committee of Directors of the Institute or Centres of Asian Studies in the universities of London, Cambridge, Hull, Leeds, and Sheffield. The journal covers the history, sociology, economics, and culture of modern Asia, including South Asia, Southeast Asia, and East Asia (China, Japan, and Korea). The editors-in-chief are Joya Chatterji (University of Cambridge) and Norbert Peabody.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2017 impact factor of 0.442, ranking it 47th out of 68 journals in the category "Area Studies".[1]


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Area Studies". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science OR Social Sciences ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2018.

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