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Edited By:Kavita Datta (co-Editor, Human Geography), Peter Kraftl (co-Editor, Human Geography) and Rob Bryant (co-Editor, Physical and Environmental Geography)

Vol 50(4 Issues in 2018 )

Print ISSN: 0004-0894

Online ISSN: 1475-4762

Impact Factor: 2.195

Digital version available through Wiley Online Library

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Area publishes ground breaking research and scholarship from across the field of geography. At the cutting edge of the discipline, the journal:

• publishes concise high quality papers and commentaries that shape key debates within and beyond the discipline of geography.
• is an outlet for new debates and original ideas.
• is accessible to both established and new scholars.
• provides rapid publication.

The Area Prize, which is awarded annually, rewards excellent geographical research from new researchers. Read further information about the Area Prize

Please contact the Area editorial office at if you would like to discuss your paper before submission.