Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies

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Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal that examines global territorial and maritime issues from a range of fields including geography, history, political science, international law, regional studies and peace studies. Founded by the Northeast Asian History Foundation, JTMS is under the editorship of Yonsei University, and is published twice each year in winter/spring and summer/fall issues.


General Information
Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies is published twice a year in the winter/spring and summer/fall. Subscriptions are print-only, and annual rates are $125 for institutions and $50 for individuals.  Subscribers outside the United States add $20 for additional postage.

To subscribe via mail, telephone, fax or e-mail, please contact:

Box 611
Jefferson NC 28640
tel 336-246-4460
fax 336-246-4403


Authors wishing to appear in the Winter/Spring issue must submit their articles for consideration by September 1; those wishing to appear in the Summer/Fall issue must submit their articles by February 1. Peer review may take up to six weeks.

 JTMS welcomes policy-oriented articles (up to 9,000 words) and short papers, commentaries, and reviews (up to 4,000 words) on territorial and maritime studies. Submitted papers should include four major sections: the title page, abstract, main body, and references. The title page should contain the title of the paper, the author’s name, the institutional affiliation and keywords. Manuscripts should follow the author-date method of in-text citation; author’s last name and the year of publication for the source material should appear in the text. Papers about economics, business, culture, history, politics, international relations and other academic disciplines are accepted for consideration. To submit an article for possible publication in JTMS, please submit your paper as an email attachment in Microsoft Word format to the editor. Authors will receive an email confirmation when their articles are received.

 For further details about preparing an article and formatting files, see the style guide.

 Submit all manuscripts and editorial inquiries about JTMS to:
Lonnie Edge
Yonsei Institute of North Korean Studies
Kim Dae Jung Library
#302, 5-26 Sinchon-ro 4 gil, Mapo-gu
Seoul 121-818
South Korea

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Editorial Board & Staff

Northeast Asian History Foundation

Jungmin Seo
Yonsei University (South Korea)

Hyun Jung Kim
Yonsei University (South Korea)

Lonnie Edge
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (South Korea)

Jeon Sumi
Yonsei University (South Korea)
Johan Galtung
Transcend International (Norway)
Yong-Chool Ha
University of Washington (USA)
Doo-young Kim
Korea University (South Korea)
Marcelo Kohen
Graduate Institute Geneva (Switzerland)
Sung-Yoon Lee
Tufts University (USA)
James Lewis
Oxford University (UK)
Harvey Starr
University of South Carolina (USA)
Kazuhiko Togo
Kyoto Sangyo University (Japan)
Xuetong Yan
Tsinghua University (China)
Keyuan Zou
University of Central Lancashire (UK)
Rhonda Herman
McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers
Adam Phillips
McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers
Layla Milholen
McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers
Phyllis Efford
McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers