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Mar 30, 2020

Bristol University Press - supporting our community during COVID-19

To support our research communities at this challenging time, we want you to be able to access our content as easily as possible. Keep reading
Bristol University Press - supporting our community during COVID-19

Mar 23, 2020

Women of Power wins the Bertha Lutz Award 2020

Women of Power: Half a Century of Female Presidents and Prime Ministers Worldwide by Torild Skard has been awarded the Bertha Lutz Award 2020. Keep reading
Women of Power wins the Bertha Lutz Award 2020

Mar 17, 2020

Day-to-day business during the Covid-19 pandemic

In response to the Government’s latest Covid-19 announcements and the University of Bristol’s recommendations, we will be implementing a home working policy from Wednesday 18th April. Keep reading
Day-to-day business during the Covid-19 pandemic

Feb 28, 2020

Launch of The Shame Game

The Shame Game launched last night at the RSA in London. Keep reading
Launch of The Shame Game

Feb 11, 2020

The new titles added to our digital monograph collection will be free to access on PPSO until 10/03

January update to Policy Press Scholarship Online is now complete and the introductory chapters of new titles will be free to access until 10th of March. Keep reading
The new titles added to our digital monograph collection will be free to access on PPSO until 10/03

Feb 11, 2020

Evidence & Policy: Winner of the 2019 Carol Weiss Prize announced

The 2019 prize has been awarded to Kristen J Mills, Jennifer A Lawlor, Jennifer Watling Neal, Zachary P Neal, and Kathryn McAlindon for their paper ‘What is research? Educators’ conceptions and alignment with United States federal policies’. Keep reading
Evidence & Policy: Winner of the 2019 Carol Weiss Prize announced

Oct 21, 2019

Charity danceathon complete!

Thank you so much to everyone who donated over the weekend to support our 24-hour danceathon. Keep reading
Charity danceathon complete!

Sep 26, 2019

We have now 700 books on our digital monograph collection, Policy Press Scholarship Online

We are happy to announce that our digital platform in partnership with Oxford University Press now offers access to 700 high-quality monographs. Keep reading
We have now 700 books on our digital monograph collection, Policy Press Scholarship Online

Sep 18, 2019

Journal of Poverty and Social Justice article reveals impact of a Special Rapporteur visit

A visit from a UN Special Rapporteur can have an important effect on how seriously poverty and human rights are taken in the country and on policymaking, according to an article published today in the Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. Keep reading
Journal of Poverty and Social Justice article reveals impact of a Special Rapporteur visit

Sep 11, 2019

2019 WebAward for Best Publishing Website

We are very happy to announce that Bristol University Press has won the Web Marketing Association 2019 WebAward for Best Publishing Website. Keep reading
2019 WebAward for Best Publishing Website

Aug 5, 2019

The Class Ceiling on BBC Two's 'How to Break into the Elite'

In BBC Two's recent 'How to Break into the Elite' documentary, Amol Rajan looked at how much class matters in Britain's elite professions. The answer is, a lot. Keep reading
The Class Ceiling on BBC Two's 'How to Break into the Elite'

Jul 18, 2019

'Welfare, Inequality and Social Citizenship' wins the Richard Titmuss Book Award

Congratulations to Daniel Edmiston, whose book 'Welfare, Inequality and Social Citizenship' won the Richard Titmuss Book Award Keep reading
'Welfare, Inequality and Social Citizenship' wins the Richard Titmuss Book Award

Jul 17, 2019

Fundraising for The Green House

We're very pleased to announce that so far this year we have raised £3,010 for The Green House, our chosen charity for 2019. Keep reading
Fundraising for The Green House

Jun 28, 2019

Bristol University Press announces 2018 Impact Factor gains

Bristol University Press, and its imprint Policy Press, are delighted to announce impressive gains in this year’s Journal Citation Reports. Keep reading
Bristol University Press announces 2018 Impact Factor gains

Jun 6, 2019

Launching the new journal Emotions and Society – why now?

This week Bristol University Press proudly launches the first issue of Emotions and Society. Editors in Chief Mary Holmes and Åsa Wettergren, and Co-Editor Nathan Manning introduce the inaugural issue out now. Read more on our blog
Launching the new journal Emotions and Society – why now?

May 31, 2019

Policy Press Scholarship Online May 2019 upload is now live

This month we have added eighteen new titles to our ever-expanding digital collection, Policy Press Scholarship Online. Keep reading
Policy Press Scholarship Online May 2019 upload is now live

May 6, 2019

2019 Christine M Alder Book Award Nomination

We are pleased proud to announce that Climate Change Criminology has recently been nominated for the 2019 Christine M Alder Book Award of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology. Keep reading
2019 Christine M Alder Book Award Nomination

May 1, 2019

Running for Charity

Two members of our team are running the Bristol 10k this Sunday to raise money for The Green House. Keep reading
Running for Charity

Apr 30, 2019

A publishing masterclass

Last night, Jo Greig, our Sales and Marketing Director, spoke at a publishing masterclass in Bristol. Keep reading
A publishing masterclass

Apr 8, 2019

In memory of Ken Young: Founding Editor of Evidence & Policy

By Annette Boaz, co-founding editor of Evidence & Policy Keep reading
In memory of Ken Young: Founding Editor of Evidence & Policy