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GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON JAPAN (GPJ)

GPJ is a yearly, Open Access, peer-reviewed multi-disciplinary academic journal on Japanese Studies. Main language of publication is English.

GPJ is published by FORUM TAURI Press in collaboration with the Japanese Studies Association of Turkey.

GPJ is generously sponsored by Toshiba International Foundation (TIFO).

EDITORIAL INFO

Editor-in-chief: Erdal Küçükyalçın (Ph.D.)
Assistant Editor: Jennifer Leigh Norris
Design: Ergun Kocabiyik
ISSN: 2687-6132

EDITORIAL BOARD

Ayse Selçuk Esenbel (Em. Bogaziçi Uni.), Oguz Baykara (Bogaziçi Uni.), Ali Akkemik (Yamaguchi Uni.),

Altay Atli (Sabancı Uni.), Ahmet Öncü (Bogaziçi Uni.)

BOARDS OF ADVISORS 

National Board of Advisors (Alphabetical Order)
Murat Demircioglu (Em.Yıldiz Technical Uni.), Merthan Dündar (Ankara Uni.), Murat Dündar (Bahçesehir Uni.), Ali Volkan Erdemir (Erciyes Uni.), Hüseyin Can Erkin (Ankara Uni.), Basak Koca Özer (Ankara Uni.), İsmail Özer (Ankara Uni.), Arzu Öztürkmen (Bogaziçi Uni.), Ayse Nur Tekmen (Ankara Uni.), Isenbike Togan (Em.), Mete Tuncoku (Em.), Binnaz Toprak (Em.)

International Board of Advisors (Alphabetical Order)
James Bartholomew (Em.), Sebastian Conrad (Freie Universität Berlin), Carol Gluck (Columbia Uni.), Andrew Gordon (Harvard Uni.), Kayoko Hayashi (Tokyo Uni. of Foreign Studies), Charles Horioka (Asian Growth Institute), Masaru Ikei (Keio Uni.), Hisao Komatsu (Tokyo Uni. of Foreign Studies), Kaori Komatsu (Waseda Uni.), Josef Kreiner (Em.), Hiroshi Mitani (Uni. of Tokyo), Li Narangoa (Australian National Uni.), Ian Nish (Em.), Nakayama Noriko (Chubu Uni.), Sven Saaler (Teikyo Uni.), Dominic Sachsenmeier (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen), Tsutomu Sakamoto (Em.), Haruo Shirane (Columbia Uni.), Christopher Szpilman (Teikyo Uni.), Aoki Tamotsu (GRIPS), Brij Tankha (Uni. Of Delhi), Suzuki Tadashi (Em.), Komori Yoichi (Uni. of Tokyo), Shimizu Yuichiro (Keio Uni.)

ISSUES

GPJ 1 (2017) : Technology and Nature

GPJ 2 (2019): Japan’s Interaction with the Turkish and the Muslim World 

GPJ 3 (2020): Japanese Popular Culture and Literature  

GPJ 4 (2021): Constitutionalism and Democracy in Japan

GPJ 5 (2022): Japanese Foreign Policy and Geo-Strategic Vision 

GPJ 6 (2023) : Constitutional Amendment Debates in Japan

GPJ 7 (2024) : Centennial of Turkish-Japanese Diplomatic Relations

GPJ 8 (2025) : Religion & Ritual in Japan (Open for submissions)

Read / download past issues below

Global Perspectives on Japan No.1 (GPJ)

GPJ 1 (2017) : Technology and Nature
Global Perspectives on Japan No.2 (GPJ)

GPJ 2 (2019): Japan’s Interaction with the Turkish and the Muslim World
Global Perspectives on Japan (GPJ) No.3

GPJ 3 (2020): Japanese Popular Culture and Literature
Global Perspectives on Japan No.4 (GPJ)

GPJ 4 (2021): Constitutionalism and Democracy in Japan
Global Perspectives on Japan No.5(GPJ)

GPJ 5 (2022): Japanese Foreign Policy and Geo-Strategic Vision
Global Perspectives on Japan (GPJ) No.6

GPJ 6 (2023) : Constitutional Amendment Debates in Japan
Global Perspectives on Japan (GPJ) No.7

GPJ 7 (2024): Centennial of Turkish-Japanese Diplomatic Relations