Politics, Geography, and Area Studies Campaign Pages

Virtual Special Issue: Rural Japan Revisited

This virtual special issue is dedicated to contemporary studies exploring a Japan beyond the country’s metropolitan areas. Over the past decades, rural Japan nearly vanished from the Western research agenda, as urban Japan had come to…

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Why we edit Regional & Federal Studies

Regional & Federal Studies are privileged to have an acting and future Managing Editor with extensive backgrounds in international relations, comparative politics, regionalism and federalism. 

Wilfried Swenden

I have been involved with…

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Cities & Health Call for Papers

Healthy cities must be inclusive places; catering for the needs of all regardless of age, income, status or ethnicity. The foundations of a healthy life-course are laid down in our early years. Placemaking that focuses on healthy development…

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