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Period: 2 Issue / Year

ISSN: 2149-4398

eISSN: 2458-8962

The Middle East Journal of Refugee Studies (MEJRS) is the official open-access, double-blind peer-reviewed, international journal of The International Refugee Rights Association. MEJRS is a scientific journal for the publication of research and studies covering all aspects of refugees and related issues.

The journal’s aim is to facilitate both international and interdisciplinary scientific communication, to strengthen the links between scientific research and management policy in the Middle East and Turkey, and to stimulate and enhance the quality of debate.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

  1. Refuges issue around international and domestic law, war, migration, trauma, and state politics
  2. Psychological, psychiatric, sociological, and anthropological analysis of refugee issues
  3. Ethnic structures and demographics of refugees
  4. Health, hygiene, and physical conditions of refugee camps
  5. Social, economic, and political effects of refugees on host countries
  6. Effects of refugees on national and regional security policies
  7. Social, economic, and political problems encountering the refugees in host countries
  8. Refugee families and rehabilitation

MEJRS publishes peer-reviewed research reports on refugees, bringing together research conducted within a variety of disciplines. Articles include theoretical, philosophical, and political essays; research papers; case reports; and historical research related to all refugee issues. In addition to original research, the journal features both articles and book reviews.