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Feb 20, 2024

New journal coming soon: Gender and Justice

Bristol University Press is pleased to announce an exciting new journal launching in 2025: Gender and Justice Keep reading

Jan 18, 2024

Introducing the new Co-Editor of Justice, Power and Resistance

We are pleased to introduce the new Co-Editor of Justice, Power and Resistance: Nasrul Ismail of the University of Bristol, UK. Keep reading

Oct 27, 2023

Bristol University Press signs Africa Charter for Transformative Research

Bristol University Press is proud to be the first publisher to sign the Africa Charter for Transformative Research Collaborations. Keep reading
Bristol University Press signs Africa Charter for Transformative Research

Jul 27, 2023

Introducing the new Editors of the European Journal of Politics and Gender

We are pleased to introduce the new Co-Lead Editors of the European Journal of Politics and Gender: Professor Phillip Ayoub of University College London, UK and Professor Jennifer Piscopo of Royal Holloway University of London, UK. Keep reading
Introducing the new Editors of the European Journal of Politics and Gender

Jun 29, 2023

Celebrating our 2022 Journal Citation Metrics

We are proud to announce that Bristol University Press and Policy Press journals have achieved some of their best ever Impact Factor and Scopus CiteScore results this year. Keep reading
Celebrating our 2022 Journal Citation Metrics

Apr 5, 2023

New Journal Announcement: Journal of Global Ageing

Policy Press is pleased to announce an exciting new journal for 2024 published in association with the British Society of Gerontology: Journal of Global Ageing. Keep reading
New Journal Announcement: Journal of Global Ageing

Feb 23, 2023

Shortlisted for the IPG Academic and Professional Publisher of the Year award

We are thrilled to be shortlisted for the Independent Publishing Awards ProQuest Academic and Professional Publisher 2023, alongside the fabulous Bloomsbury, Class, Edinburgh University Press and Edward Elgar.    Keep reading
Shortlisted for the IPG Academic and Professional Publisher of the Year award

Dec 2, 2022

Responsibility Beyond Growth wins the EASST Chris Freeman Award

Bristol University Press is proud to announce that 'Responsibility Beyond Growth - A Case for Responsible Stagnation' has won the prestigious EASST Chris Freeman Award Keep reading
Responsibility Beyond Growth wins the EASST Chris Freeman Award

Oct 25, 2022

Bristol University Press enters strategic partnership with De Gruyter

Bristol University Press is pleased to announce its global strategic partnership in eBook distribution with De Gruyter. Keep reading
Bristol University Press enters strategic partnership with De Gruyter

Sep 9, 2022

The Death of Her Royal Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II

Following the sad passing of Her Majesty the Queen, we will be pausing all marketing communication. Keep reading

Jul 5, 2022

Celebrating our 2021 Journal Citation Metrics

Bristol University Press, and its imprint Policy Press, are delighted to announce our 2021 journal citation metrics with gains in Journal Impact Factors, and some great Journal Citation Indicator, Scopus CiteScore and SJR results. Keep reading
Celebrating our 2021 Journal Citation Metrics

May 27, 2022

OpenUP Early Career Researcher (ECR) Monograph initiative

Bristol University Press are proud to be part of a collaborative project to secure funding for a number of first books by UK-based early-career researchers. Six University Presses are taking part in this three-year pilot project which aims to raise £96,000 per year to fund open access publication for 12 books in each period. Keep reading
OpenUP Early Career Researcher (ECR) Monograph initiative

May 26, 2022

New journals accepted into the Emerging Sources Citation Index

We are pleased to announce that our journals Emotions and Society, the European Journal of Politics and Gender, Global Discourse, the Journal of Psychosocial Studies, and the Journal of Public Finance and Public Choice have been accepted into the Emerging Sources Citation Index. Keep reading
New journals accepted into the Emerging Sources Citation Index

May 4, 2022

Urban Futures: Planning for City Foresight and City Visions wins UAA’s Best Book in Urban Affairs

Our congratulations go to authors Tim Dixon and Mark Tewdwr-Jones, worthy winners of the 2022 prize from the Urban Affairs Association. Keep reading
Urban Futures: Planning for City Foresight and City Visions wins UAA’s Best Book in Urban Affairs

Mar 31, 2022

Introducing the new Associate Editors of Evidence & Policy

We are delighted to welcome five new Associate Editors joining the Evidence & Policy editorial team: Mariah Kornbluh, University of South Caroline, US, Daniel Mallinson, PennState University, US, Gedion Onyango, University of Nairobi, Kenya, Jonathan Purtle, New York University, US and Peter Van der Graaf, Teeside University, UK. Keep reading
Introducing the new Associate Editors of Evidence & Policy

Mar 10, 2022

Statement on the invasion of Ukraine

We are horrified by the ongoing crisis in Ukraine and stand in solidarity with the people whose lives are threatened by this war. We strongly condemn the actions of the Russian government whilst appreciating that many Russian citizens also oppose the war. Keep reading
Statement on the invasion of Ukraine

Mar 10, 2022

New Journal Announcement: European Social Work Research

Policy Press and the European Social Work Research Association are pleased to announce an exciting new journal for 2023: European Social Work Research. Read on for information about the journal's aims and scope, editorial board and call for papers Keep reading
New Journal Announcement: European Social Work Research

Mar 7, 2022

Thank you to professor Emerita Joan Tronto

Joan Tronto has decided to stand down from her editorial role at IJCC, having recently retired from her full-time position at the University of Minnesota. She will be greatly missed as a wise and resourceful member of our Management Board, and we thank her for her commitment, enthusiasm and guidance over the past seven years. Keep reading
Thank you to professor Emerita Joan Tronto

Feb 14, 2022

Voluntary Sector Review: Introducing a new editorial team

We are pleased to announce that Lili Wang, Arizona State University, USA, has recently joined James Rees, and Daiga Kamerade as Co-Editor of Voluntary Sector Review. Keep reading
Voluntary Sector Review: Introducing a new editorial team

Feb 4, 2022

Bristol University Press Launches 2022/23 Read and Publish initiative with Jisc

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new 2022/23 Read and Publish initiative (in collaboration with Jisc), developed as part of our ongoing commitment to support our communities in breaking down boundaries to participation in, and access to, truly global social science research. Keep reading
Bristol University Press Launches 2022/23 Read and Publish initiative with Jisc