Landscape Architecture Frontiers

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ISSN 2096-336X
CN 1105/TU
Postal Subscription Code 80-985

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Guidelines for Authors

Landscape Architecture Frontiers Author Instructions

Submission

1. Please send the Article Requirements in PDF and the manuscript(s) to the official email: lafrontiers@foxmail.com, with a subject of “Submission + Author’s name”;
2. Or send by post to the editorial office: Room 303-3, Peking University Science Park, No. 127-1, Zhongguancun North Street, Haidian District, Beijing, 100080. Please indicate “Submission + Author’s name” on the envelope.


Note:
1. If the files sent via email are too large, please use file transfer tools and provide the download link in the Article Requirements in PDF;
2. Please make sure that the Correspondence Address, Postcode, Email Address, Telephone Number, Fax Number or the Mobile Phone Number are correct and detailed for contact;
3. Please call (86 10) 62747821 if there is any other questions.


Description of Main Columns

Papers
As a complex, landscape is a system integrating natural and humanist phenomenon where various processes of nature, biology and social culture have always been interacted. It is also an ecological system, habitat of creature, and home of human beings. Natural process and human history and culture have branded on it. Landscape can be human’s ordinary or uncommon experience of space and aesthetics of scenery, reflecting and embodying spirits and belief of individuals and groups. Papers Column (including research papers, research designs and reviews) seeks discussion on the structure and function of landscape and the law of relation between them, and the natural and humanist process and their relation in landscape, the relation between landscape as a integrated system and human society system, especially the service to human society provided by landscape (including producing and supporting service, environmental conditioning service, and cultural service in recreation , aesthetics, education andspiritual belief).

Views and Criticisms
Making comprehensive analysis and criticism related phenomenon and design works, inspiring and provoking thoughts on practice through topic-oriented discussion, dialogue and criticism from multiple perspectives and disciplines.
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Thematic Practices / Original Practices
As an international platform for design and communication, most recent and quality landscape architecture works will be presented on this journal, showing exploration and experiment of landscape architecture in solving environmental issues happening in China and the world. Critical and innovative efforts and practice will be encouraged; while rejecting and avoiding obsolete, pedantic or inflexible works.

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After Your Articles Received
1. We will inform the authors via telephone or email when we receive the articles, then the manuscripts will be first reviewed by editors and sent to peer review by the editorials and professionals in related fields.
2. No multiple submissions within 4 months. If you have not received any feedback information after 4 months, you can do anything with your articles.
3. We do not send back your manuscripts regardless of whether reception or rejection (please note if special requirement is applicable), please maintain the original copy of your articles.
4. Articles will be published in accordance with the scheduled plans of the magazine, not always in sequence of submission.
5. A hard copy of magazine involved your article will be sent to you for free.