Its goal is to stimulate dialogue and exchange ideas, theories, and perspectives among Koreanists in both Asia and the West, by publishing cutting-edge articles in all subfields of Korean Studies. RKS was first published in 1998 and has been indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Korean Citation Index (KCI), and MLA Directory of Periodicals. RKS is widely recognized by scholars as one of the leading English-language journals in the Korean Studies field.
The Review of Korean Studies 는 국내외 전통분야의 한국학 연구성과 공유 및 교류를 활성화하기 위해 1998년 창간되었으며 연 2회 발간됩니다. 원고는 상시 이메일로 투고할 수 있으며, 논문은 편집위원회의 내부 요건심사를 거쳐 투고 접수가 결정되며 이후 공정한 전문가 동료 평가로 최종 게재 여부가 결정됩니다.
The Academy of Korean Studies welcomes submissions of papers in any field of Korean studies for publication consideration in The Review of Korean Studies (RKS). The paper should be an unpublished original work of the author(s) and not under publication consideration elsewhere. Manuscripts may be submitted at any time during the year, in any subject within the field of Korean studies (History, Philosophy, Ethics, Linguistics, Arts, Culture, Religion, Politics, Sociology, Education, etc.).
In the preparation of manuscripts, authors are requested to observe the standards specified by the RKS. In general, follow the style guidelines established in the Chicago Manual of Style (17th Edition) and the RKS stylistic convention. Manuscripts should be submitted by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) as an attachment in MS Word document (.doc) format. Please do not use non-English softwares to create the document as it can result in formatting problems, e.g. line-break problems.
A manuscript should be no more than 9,000 words in length, including the following contents:
An overview article of source materials/archives for Korean studies should be no more than 9,000 words in length, including the following contents:
An annotated translation of primary sources on Korea should include the following contents:
Thematic issues should include at least three and as many as five articles, all of which must be original works of scholarship and should not have been published or be under consideration for publication elsewhere.
A proposal for a thematic issue should be 2-4 pages in length and include:
All fields of scholarly research presume that one's own work is original and others' work is clearly attributed. Prospective contributors to the RKS should avoid the following:
Should any author be judged by the RKS Editorial Board to have violated of the research ethics as mentioned above, the author(s) will not be eligible to make an individual or co-authored submission to the RKS for three years from the date of violation.
Articles published in the RKS do not represent the views of the RKS or those of its editorial board. Individual authors are solely responsible for opinions expressed and accuracy of facts published in articles and reviews. The RKS does not charge contributors any expenses for publication or peer-reviews.
The Review of Korean Studies (RKS)에서는 한국학 전분야의 연구 논문 투고를 받고 있습니다. 제출할 논문은 기존 출판물에 게재되지 않았으며, 다른 곳에도 게재를 추진 중이지 않은 원저작이어야 합니다. 본지의 편집위원회는 한국과 관련된 서평, review 논문 및 중요학술 행사 관련 보고 등의 원고를 게재 대상으로 고려합니다. 기고자는 반드시 다음의 지침에 따라 원고를 작성·제출해 주시기 바랍니다.