Foreign Language Teaching and Research£®the University Journal£©
As the first academic journal in foreign languages of China, the University Journal of BFSU, Foreign Language Teaching and Research, first started publication in 1957 and originally named Western Languages. Integrated with the world academic frontline, Foreign Language Teaching and Research strictly meets the international practice in terms of the proofreading system and the editing format. The editorial committee is made up of famous experts from home and abroad, and the editing work is in the charge of researchers from the Research Institute for Languages and the Key Research Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Ministry of Education in BFSU, the National Research Centre for Foreign Language Education. In addition, the manuscript will also be proofed anonymously by experts in related field.
It contains the following major columns: linguistics research, language research, foreign language education, translation research, foreign literature research, book comments, and so on.
Foreign Language Teaching and Research is published by the Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP) affiliated with BFSU, surpassing other academic journals of humanities and social sciences in terms of circulation in China. Every issue will be printed over 35,000 volumes. It always ranks the first among the Chinese core journals (the top foreign-language core journal since the first evaluation in 1991 which is launched by the Peking University), the core journals of humanities and social sciences in China (launched by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences), and the source journals of the Chinese Social Sciences Citation Index (CSSCI) (No.1 among all the other 15 language journals, launched by the Chinese Social Sciences Research Evaluation Center of the Nanjing University). It has also been listed in the Chinese journals formation, one hundred national key journals of social sciences, and top one hundred university journals initiated by the General Administration of Press and Publication of the People’s Republic of China, receiving the award of Ten Best University Journals of Social Sciences in Beijing, the first prize of the University Journals of Social Sciences in Beijing and so on. It can be fully viewed on the China Journal Net and Chinese Academic Journal (CAJ-CD). In addition, it has also been widely recognized by the international academic field for its high academic and standardized features. For instance, it has been embodied by many famous index journals of abstracts in the US, such as the Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts and the Sociological Abstracts.