ISSN for Online Version: 1946-6188
ISSN for Printed Version: 2153-0114
PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/NET/jswc
URL: http://www.sino-west.org/jswc

本学报刊载的文章所涉及的内容主要包括

1、关系到和西方相关的中国前途和命运的前瞻性研究;
2、丝绸之路中西文化交流,包括陆路与海路;
3、中国古典文化与西方文化的互动;
4、汉学——以及敦煌学、藏学、突厥学等有关中国的专题学科——的起源及其发展;
5、近代以降中西之间的战争与冲突,以及相关文化背景和影响;
6、历史视野中的现当代中西文化互动;
7、其他关乎中西文化交流的主题,特别是学者们关注度比较高的相关领域;
8、圣经与中国的互动,包括圣经的中国文字(应该不限于汉语,还包括中国境内的民族语言)迻译,以及传教士在中国的活动史。

The journal covers the following topics


1、Problem and solution driven research that helps to improve China's interaction with the world;
2、Sino-west cultural communications along the Silk Road, both the land route and the sea route;
3、Interaction between Chinese classic culture and western cultures;
4、The origin and development of Sinology;
5、Conflicts and wars between China and the west during the past several centuries, and their cultural backgrounds and implications;
6、Contemporary interactions between the Chinese and the western culture from a historical perspective;
7、Other topics and issues that are related to Sino-west communications, and have been the research subjects of many scholars around the world;
8、Interaction between the Bible and China, including, but not limited to, Chinese Bible translations, history of Christian missionaries to China, etc.

How is this Journal different from others in the digital and Internet age?


   Today we are in the most advanced stage of digital and Internet age that human being has ever experienced. The scholarly community has benefited tremendously from the internet. It is certain that despite all the difficulties and hiccups, this trend will still advance in a generally positive way.

    One of the spirits of this age is the ability for scholars to access public domain knowledge and information whenever and wherever she or he desires (think wikipedia.org). What this journal is trying to do is to provide scholars in the field to publish their scholarly findings to the interested peers and students at the earliest possible moment, voluntarily to let other scholars and students to view and quote the article free of charge, while still maintain the copyright of it, and reserve the right to publish it in printed format, either in another scholarly journal, or in this journal's printed edition. More details can be found at the copyrights section.