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Journal of Physiological Anthropology


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Journal of Physiological Anthropology (JPA) is the official journal of the Japan Society of Physiological Anthropology (JSPA).

JSPA is supporting authors publishing with JPA by offering discount of article-processing charge.
Discounted article-processing charge is GBP 1,070 for all authors, but if first author is a members of JSPA, the paper is entitled for a deeper discounted APC of GBP 700.
Please contact the Administration Office or visit the Society website for further information. 

Aims and scope

Journal of Physiological Anthropology (JPA) is the official journal of the Japan Society of Physiological Anthropology. JPA is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes research on the physiological functions of modern mankind, with an emphasis on the physical and bio-cultural effects on human adaptability to the current environment.

Best Reviewer Award

Journal of Physiological Anthropology Best Reviewer Award 2016 is awarded to:

  • Kosuke C Yamada (Saga University, Japan)

For more information, please visit the award page.

Archival content

Articles published in Journal of Physiological Anthropology since 1996 (volume 15) are open access and fully accessible from the following link.


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Journal of Physiological Anthropology is an official Journal of the Japan Society of Physiological Anthropology (JSPA)

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