Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Canadian Journal of Urban Research (CJUR) is of interest to scholars working in fields such as Anthropology, Sociology, Geography, Political Science, Economics, Urban and Environmental Studies and Canadian Studies. CJUR brings together the best of interdisciplinary urban research in Canada today, focusing on research that provides a Canadian perspective on urban issues both nationally and internationally.



Section Policies


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Book Reviews

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Peer Review Process

This journal uses double-blind review, meaning that both the reviewer and author identities are concealed throughout the review process. 

All peer reviews are conducted by experts in the field based on the topic of the manuscript.



Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.