Journal of the American Planning Association

Since 1935, the quarterly Journal of the American Planning Association has published research, commentaries, and book reviews useful to practicing planners, scholars, students, policy makers, and others interested in the planning profession.


JAPA — Call for Book Review Editor

The Journal of the American Planning Association seeks a new Book Review Editor or Editorial Team. Successful applicants will combine scholarly expertise with a broad interest in planning practice. Submit applications by January 11, 2019

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JAPA is the quarterly journal of record for the planning profession. Subscriptions are available in digital and print editions, with discounts for APA members. Non-subscribers may browse tables of contents, view abstracts, and purchase individual articles.

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