Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs

The Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs (JCUA) is an interdisciplinary academic, refereed journal which publishes two times a year by Alanya Hamdullah Emin Paşa Üniversitesi. JCUA brings together all the theories, manifestos and methodologies on contemporary urban studies to raise the understanding for the future of urban planning. Overall, JCUA aimed to establish a bridge between theory and practice in the built environment. Thus, it reports on the latest research findings and innovative approaches, methodologies for creating, assessing, and understanding of contemporary built environments.

Serial type: Journal

Publisher: Alanya Hamdullah Emin Paşa Üniversitesi

Format: Print and Electronic version

Web site: www.ijcua.com

Editor: Dr. Hourakhsh A. Nia (Editor-in-Chief)

Frequency: 2 issues per year

Start year: 2017.

Content type: Academic/Scholarly

Language: English

Key features: Abstracted and Indexed, Refereed, double-blind peer reviewed.

Status: Active 

Subject code: Conflict and divided territories, Emerging cities, urban ecology, morphology, Infra Habitation ,Slums ,Affordable houses, Gated communities, Revitalization, regeneration and urban renewal, Housing studies livability, responsive environment, quality of life , Contemporary urban issues , politics, strategies, sociology, Crime, Immigration , international labor migration , New urbanism, Rapid urbanization, Urban sprawl.

Information for Authors

2020-02-19

Please read carefully the Author Guidelines, and make sure you have adhered closely to the rules before submission. Only submissions that conform to the guidelines and that include all required components, which are described in Author Guidelines, can be sent out for peer review.
Manuscripts which do not fully comply will be returned to authors. Before submitting be sure that you have complied with all the requirements for submission of manuscripts. That will help to ensure that we can consider your work quickly and give you a prompt decision.

Vol 4 No 1 (2020): Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs (JCUA)

In progress Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs, Vol.4 No. 1., 2020

This issue is in progress but contains articles that are final and fully citable.

Published: 2020-01-01

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Socio-Psychological Effects of Urban Green Areas: Case of Kirklareli City Center

Ezgi Tok, Dr., Merve Guroglu Agdas, M.Sc, Mete Korhan Ozkok, M.Sc, Azem Kuru, M.Sc

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Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs

The journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs (JCUA) is an interdisciplinary academic, refereed journal which publishes two times a year by Alanya Hamdullah Emin Paşa Üniversitesi. JCUA brings together all the theories, manifestos and methodologies on contemporary urban spaces to raise the understanding for the future of urban planning. Overall, JCUA aimed to establish a bridge between theory and practice in the built environment. Thus, it reports on the latest research findings and innovative approaches, methodologies for creating, assessing, and understanding of contemporary built environments.

JCUA distinguishes itself by providing an international and interdisciplinary platform for the exchange of ideas and information among architects, urban planners, policy makers and urbanists from all disciplines to focus on seven main concern of this journal which are Housing studies, Emerging cities, urban ecology, Infra Habitation, Revitalization strategies, conflict, divided territories and overall contemporary urban issues about mentioned concerns.  Submissions of empirical, comparative, theoretical research, critical review, and manifestos for the future of cities from different scholarly disciplines and methodological perspectives are encouraged.

A broad outline of the journal's scope includes: peer-reviewed original research articles, case and technical reports, reviews and analyzed, Papers, short communications, and notes to the editor.  All scholars, and practitioners, professionals, researchers, and policy makers with a common interest to study in the field of architecture and urban design from different disciplines, such as Art, Architecture, Landscape, Urban Plane and Urban Design are welcome to share their research. The journal only publishes research of the highest quality and impact.

Coverage

The journal explores a range of academic and policy concerns including, but not limited to:

- Conflict and divided territories.

- Emerging cities.

- Urban ecology, morphology and growing concern on sustainability.

- Infra Habitation (Slums / Affordable houses and Gated communities)

- Revitalization, regeneration and urban renewal.

- Housing studies (livability, responsive environment, quality of life and etc.,).

- Contemporary urban issues (politics, strategies, sociology, Crime, Immigration and international labor migration and etc. New urbanism, Rapid urbanization, Urban sprawl).