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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of Cognitive Science

Aims & Scope:

The Journal of Cognitive Science (JCS) is published quarterly (from the
year 2011) as the official journal of International Association for
Cognitive Science (IACS) by the Institute for Cognitive Science at Seoul
National University, located in Seoul, Korea. It aims to publish research
articles of the highest quality and significance within the disciplines
that form cognitive science, including philosophy, psychology, linguistics,
artificial intelligence, neuroscience, anthropology, and education.
Submissions that cross traditional disciplinary boundaries in either themes
or methods are especially encouraged.

Contributions may be in the form of articles, brief reports, reviews, or
squibs. The JCS showcases quality research, encourages the exchange of
ideas, and illustrates the interdisciplinary work that is the hallmark of
cognitive science. Authors who have published in JCS include Paul
Smolensky, Alfonso Caramazza, Dedre Gentner, Paul Thagard, and Jean-Pierre

Three consecutive Special  Issues on David Chalmers' Computational Theory of Mind and his detailed 
reply to other scholars are available all online free (2012 vol and 2011 vol) at
JCS vol. 10 (2009) includes the special issues of 'Color in Thought and
Language' and 'Quantification in East Asian Languages,' and JCS vol. 11,
Issue 1 (2010) is the special issue of 'Reading Development and Reading
Disorders in Asian Languages.'


Chungmin Lee, Seoul National University


Gualtiero Piccinini, University of Missouri - St. Louis
Naomi Miyake, University of Tokyo
Koiti Hasida, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and
Technology, Japan
Kyoung-Min Lee, Seoul National University

The Editorial Board and Advisory Editorial Board are listed on

Submission Guidelines:

All submissions must be in English, written clearly and in sufficient
detail that referees can assess the merits of the work. Papers should be no
longer than 10,000 words and should conform to the JCS style guide (See For
Authors on: Papers will be received anytime and
processed as promptly as possible.

Authors should send an electronic copy (both MS Word and PDF files) of
their submission to and

Each submission will be sent to three international reviewers. The reviews
will be forwarded to the authors, who will then have an opportunity to make
revisions if warranted.

Bibliographic Information:

Commenced publication in 2000
ISSN: 1598-2327
Year 2000 - Volume 1, Issues 1 & 2 (Combined)
Year 2001-2010 - Volumes 2-11, 2 Issues each
Year 2011 - Volume 12, Issue 1, 2, 3, & 4 (quarterly from year 2011)
Year 2012 - Volume 13, Issue 1, 2, 3, & 4 (quarterly from year 2011)

Subscription: per volume (print)  (individual);  (institution);   (e- back vols).

Questions? Please direct any questions, comments or concerns to For more information visit
*See "For Authors" for CFP(, free online access to all pdf paper 
contents, in Journal of Cognitive Science