Aims and Scope


The JICES is a semiannually, peer-reviewed journal that seeks to advance knowledge and help the application of research findings to solve real-world problems of Central Eurasia by publishing high-quality articles. The editorial team of the JICES welcomes analytical and comparative research papers which help understanding of Central Eurasia and its relationship to other regions in historical, cultural, economic, social, political, and military dimensions.

The Journal of "Iran and Central Eurasia Studies" also intends to expand its scope by accepting articles on Iran-Eurasia relations.

Authors are invited to submit scholarly papers for the issue that explore the following topics: Regional security challenges, conflict management and conflict resolution, crisis prevention and management, the role of international and transnational institutions, foreign and defense policies of the regional states, Iran’s bilateral and multilateral relations with the Eurasian states, the role of the great powers in the region, disarmament and peace-building, terrorism and counter-terrorism, governance and sustainability, public sector management, public policy analysis, economic development, immigration, environmental issues, tourism and hospitality, culture and cultural practices, and welfare policies.