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Appeal: Review of Current Law and Law Reform

Appeal: Review of Current Law and Law Reform is an annual double-blind peer-reviewed journal affiliated with the University of Victoria, Faculty of Law.

The objective of Appeal is to promote legal research and scholarship which views law in its social, political, and philosophical contexts. Appeal is run by a student editorial board and is committed to publishing primarily student work. 

For more information, go to appeal.law.uvic.ca

Volume 21 (2015) of Appeal was released in March 2016. The journal is published electronically through this website, HeinOnline and LexisNexis QuickLaw. Print subscriptions are available for $20. To subscribe, email us at appeal@uvic.ca. 

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Autism's Own

Autism's Own is an international peer-reviewed journal providing content written completely by persons with autism about the theme of autism. Autism's Own is dedicated to fostering autism culture through creative works. Autism's Own is published once a year coinciding with Autism Awareness Day, each April 2nd.

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Illumine: Journal of the Centre for Studies in Religion and Society Graduate Students Association

Welcome to Illumine, an interdisciplinary journal produced by graduate students at the Centre for Studies in Religion and Society (CSRS) at the University of Victoria, Canada.

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International Journal of Social Studies Review

The International Journal of Social Studies Review (IjSSr) is focused on supporting participatory critical social studies education in aid of peace, social, political, environmental, economic, and cultural justice. The IjSSr believes all Social Studies education is political and that teaching and learning should be practiced as  moral and ethical interventions in the world.  The IjSSr is dedicated to publishing articles that challenge the conventional and popular construction and delivery of Socials studies education that stresses the sage on the stage banking model of education. Social Studies is an art, where the heart meets the mind. The IjSSr will seek to support the meaningful exploration, analysis and discussion of controversial and pressing issues in Social Studies education. IjSSr blends scholarship and social activism.  The IjSSr invites reviews of articles, and book reviews related to Social Studies education from teachers, student teachers, graduate students, and faculty members that include the author's personal perspectives. Using new media technology, this journal will attempt to bridge the gap between scholarly research and social modes of knowledge mobilization and dissemination.

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Musicological Explorations

A graduate student journal of the Department of Music, University of Victoria.

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Peninsula: A Journal of Relational Politics

Peninsula: A Journal of Relational Politics is a journal of political theory open to a broad range of methodological, philosophical, and disciplinary perspectives. Our area of focus is politics; our approach is critical; and our perspective is relational.

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PlatForum

PlatForum is a peer-reviewed journal published by the graduate students in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Victoria. Committed to upholding a tradition of holistic anthropology, PlatForum welcomes a diverse range of topics and issues from all four of anthropology’s sub-disciplines: archaeology, social-cultural, biological-physical, and linguistic anthropology.

Recognizing the benefits of both interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary contributions made by students outside the field of anthropology, we continue to extend our call to all students including upper-level undergraduate students, and those from community colleges and universities across Canada.

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The Graduate History Review

The GHR is a peer-reviewed, open access journal published by history graduate students at the University of Victoria. We welcome original and innovative submissions from emerging scholars in all fields and periods of history. 

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VAMPS: Journal of Absurdity and Horror

A graduate creative writing journal exploring the affects of horror and comedy.

 

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Verges: Germanic & Slavic Studies in Review

Verges: Germanic & Slavic Studies in Review is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary graduate student journal affiliated with the Department of Germanic & Slavic Studies at the University of Victoria.

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Working Papers of the Linguistics Circle

WPLC is a peer reviewed working papers journal published by the graduate students of the department of linguistics at the University of Victoria. In 2010 we switched to only online digital publication and our digital archives on this website go back to the first volume printed in 1981.

We publish one thematic issue each year. Every four years we publish the proceedings of the Northwest Linguistics Conference when the conference is hosted by graduate students in the Department of Linguistics of the University of Victoria.

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