The Journal of "Geography and spatial development" is a free-access scientific research quarterly in Persian language (with an extended abstract and sources in English) that covers the Urban planning of areas of Iran. This journal is published by the Department of Geography, University of Mohaghghegh Ardabili. Considering research ethics and university rules and regulations, this Journal is dedicated to publishing original research articles and review articles. Based on this, this Journal will try to expand this field of study and research in practical and theoretical terms by identifying the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of Spatial planning and development of cities, as well as expanding theorizing and functionalism, and comparative and comparative articles on Spatial planning and development of cities in Iran And we evaluate and consider other countries.

About Journal of Geography and spatial development


About the Journal:

Journal Title: Journal of Geography and spatial development

ISO Abbreviation: GSD

Country of PublicationIran, Ardabil.

Publisher: University of Mohaghghegh Ardabili

Director-in-Charge: Dr. Bahram Imani

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Vakil Heidari Sarban

Subject Area: Spatial development, urban planning, sustainable development, urban management

FormatPrint and Online

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LanguagePersian (with English Extended Abstract and bibliographies)

Open AccessYes, free access to articles

Article typesResearch and review papers.

Primary Review5 days, approximately.

Peer Review PolicyDouble-blind peer review

Average refereeing time: 2 to 4 months

Acceptance percentage

Article Processing Charges:  Yes

Citation StyleThe APA referencing style




Open Access Peer Review Supported Journal

The Journal of Geography and spatial development (JSD) is a fully open-access journal, which means that all articles are available on the Web to all users immediately upon publication. All content of the journal is published with open access under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Current Issue: Volume 1, Issue 1, April 2024, Pages 1-144 

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Investigating the role of passive defense in reducing natural disasters (earthquake) to enhance security and justice of Tabriz metropolitan

Mahmood Mohammadian; Ali Hosseini; Ali Naserimanesh; Monireh Hajiaghaei Kamrani

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