Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology

For 50 years the Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology has provided a leading interdisciplinary forum for psychologists, sociologists, and other researchers who study the relations between culture and behavior.

Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology


Comprehensive Coverage Ten Times a Year!

The Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology provides the latest empirical research on important cross-cultural questions in social, developmental, cognitive, linguistic, personality, organizational and other areas of psychology.

Regular Features

Each volume of the Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology includes empirical papers, brief reports, and integrative review articles of empirical cross-cultural research, along with theoretical papers that may suggest new orientations for future research. The Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology publishes cross-cultural and single culture studies, and quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods are represented.*

Thematic Discussions

The Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology supplements its broad coverage with single-themed Special Issues and Special Sections dedicated to topics of particular interest. Previous thematic discussions include Culture, Creativity, and Innovation and Reflections on Methods and Theory. Special Issue Coming Soon – Norms and Assessment of Communication Contexts: Multidisciplinary Perspectives.

Access and Article Submission

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IACCP members have free access to current and past issues of JCCP. If you are member in good standing, log onto the membership portal with your username and password, then click on the link "Access JCCP Online".

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Sylvia X. Chen Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Founding and Contributing Editor

Walter J. Lonner Western Washington University, USA (Emeritus)

Special Issues Editor

Deborah L. Best Wake Forest University, USA (Emerita)

Associate Editors

Brien Ashdown Carlos Albizu University, USA

Judith Gibbons Saint Louis University, USA

Yanjun Guan Nottingham University Business School, China

Keiko Ishii Nagoya University,Japan

Takeshi Hamamura Curtin University, Australia

Vaisali Raval Miami University,USA

Sunita Stewart University of Texas Southwestern,USA

Junko Tanaka-Matsumi Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan

Antonio Terracciano Florida State University, USA

Ching (Catherine) Wan Nanyang Technological University,Singapore