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Dec 6, 2021

Introducing the new Editors of Evidence & Policy

We are pleased to introduce the new Editors in Chief of Evidence & Policy: Professor Zachary Neal, Michigan State University, USA and Professor Caroline Oliver, University College London, UK. Professor Neal and Professor Oliver will take over from the current Editors in January 2022. Keep reading
Introducing the new Editors of Evidence & Policy

Dec 3, 2021

Bristol University Press is hosting AskUP

From December 2021 to February 2022, Bristol University Press is proud to be the host of Ask UP on behalf of the AUPresses. Keep reading
Bristol University Press is hosting AskUP

Oct 5, 2021

The Mutant Project long-listed for 2021 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction

We are delighted to share the news that 'The Mutant Project' has been long-listed for the 2021 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction. Keep reading
The Mutant Project long-listed for 2021 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction

Sep 13, 2021

Coming in 2022: Global Political Economy

This much-anticipated journal for the discipline of global political economy will launch with Bristol University Press in spring 2022. Keep reading
Coming in 2022: Global Political Economy

Aug 17, 2021

New Journal Announcement: Consumption and Society

Bristol University Press is pleased to announce an exciting new journal for 2022: Consumption and Society. Keep reading

Aug 13, 2021

2021 Independent Publishing Awards

We are delighted to announce that Bristol University Press has been shortlisted for the PLS Academic and Professional Publisher of the Year at the Independent Publishers Award 2021. Keep reading
2021 Independent Publishing Awards

Jul 13, 2021

Introducing the new Editors of the Journal of Poverty and Social Justice

We are pleased to introduce the new Editors of the Journal of Poverty and Social Justice: Joanna Mack, Open University, UK and Marco Pomati, Cardiff University, UK. Joanna and Marco will take over from the current Editors in September 2021. Keep reading
Introducing the new Editors of the Journal of Poverty and Social Justice

Jul 2, 2021

Celebrating our 2020 Journal Impact Factors

Bristol University Press, and its imprint Policy Press, are delighted to announce our 2020 Journal Impact Factors. This year has seen us make significant gains in the Journal Citation Reports. Keep reading
Celebrating our 2020 Journal Impact Factors

Apr 26, 2021

Announcing the Global Social Challenges Journal

Bristol University Press is delighted to announce the call for papers for its first fully open-access journal launching in 2022: Global Social Challenges Journal. Keep reading
Announcing the Global Social Challenges Journal

Feb 17, 2021

Alison Shaw conferred Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences

Alison Shaw, Chief Executive of Bristol University Press, has been conferred as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, one of 37 new Fellows. Keep reading
Alison Shaw conferred Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences

Jan 15, 2021

Publishing with a purpose; reviewing for change

Sarah Bird, Commissioning Editor, talks about how our peer reviewers in 2020 raised over £10,000 for Bristol University Press' charity of the year, Julian House. Read more on our blog
Publishing with a purpose; reviewing for change

Dec 14, 2020

Publishing Ali Milani’s 'The Unlikely Candidate' in spring 2022

We have acquired a new book by Labour politician Ali Milani. The Unlikely Candidate, about Milani’s bid to unseat the Prime Minister in the 2019 Parliamentary elections, will be published in spring 2022. Keep reading
Publishing Ali Milani’s 'The Unlikely Candidate' in spring 2022

Dec 7, 2020

Bristol University Press becomes a signatory to the UN SDG Publishers Compact

BUP is proud to announce it has become a signatory to the UN Sustainable Development Goals Publishers (SDG) Compact, which was launched at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2020. Keep reading
Bristol University Press becomes a signatory to the UN SDG Publishers Compact

Nov 24, 2020

What's new on PPSO?

Free access to introduction chapters of new books in December. Our acclaimed eBook collection on University Press Scholarship Online platform now offers access the over 750 high-quality monographs. Keep reading
What's new on PPSO?

Nov 13, 2020

Justice, Power and Resistance to be published by Policy Press from 2021

We are pleased to announce an exciting addition to the Policy Press journals list for 2021: Justice, Power and Resistance (JPR). JPR is the journal of the European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control and is currently published by EG Press. We are delighted to be working together on the re-launch of the journal with Policy Press in September 2021. Keep reading

Sep 29, 2020

Bristol University Press announces the launch of new Library Advisory Board

Bristol University Press and its imprint Policy Press are proud to announce the launch of our inaugural Library Advisory Board (LAB). Keep reading
Bristol University Press announces the launch of new Library Advisory Board

Aug 12, 2020

2020 Independent Publishing Guild Awards

We’re very pleased to have been shortlisted for two categories in the 2020 Independent Publishing Guild Awards: the PLS Academic and Professional Publisher of the Year and the IPG Marketing Award for our campaign for The Class Ceiling. Keep reading
2020 Independent Publishing Guild Awards

Jul 16, 2020

University Press Redux Sustainability Award

We are delighted to be shortlisted for the University Press Redux Sustainability Award, which celebrates an initiative, publication, product or project aimed at addressing one or more of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Keep reading

Jun 29, 2020

Celebrating our 2019 Journal Impact Factors

Bristol University Press, and its imprint Policy Press, are delighted to announce our 2019 Impact Factors. This year has seen us make impressive gains in the Journal Citation Reports. We have also received the first Impact Factor for the Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. Keep reading
Celebrating our 2019 Journal Impact Factors

Jun 29, 2020

Obituary: David Morgan

A message from Vanessa May and Sue Heath, on behalf of the Morgan Centre, University of Manchester. David was the author of Snobbery, part of the British Sociological Association 21st Century Standpoints series. Keep reading