We are very grateful to our sponsors, whose support makes the conference possible

Contemporary Political Theory

Contemporary Political Theory is proud to provide sponsorship and support for the Political Thought Conference – a long-established lively forum for political theorists.

Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy

CRISPP publishes research on normative assumptions and implications of current public policy issues and socio-political-legal processes, covering topics like democracy, and is proud to sponsor sessions at the Political Thought Conference

Journal of Political Ideologies

The Journal of Political Ideologies (JPI) is dedicated to the analysis of political ideology in its theoretical and conceptual aspects, and to investigating the nature and roles of particular ideological manifestations and practices. JPI supports a broad research agenda aimed at building inter-disciplinary bridges with relevant areas and invigorating cross-disciplinary debate.

Learn more about the Journal of Political Ideologies at www.tandfonline.com/CJPI and in celebration of Michael Freeden’s recently completed distinguished service as editor his recently published collection of editorial pieces.  

Combined Academic Publishers

Combined Academic Publishers represents 16 University Presses internationally. Explore our online exhibit to find the latest publications from publishers including Duke, Stanford and New York University Press, covering subject areas including Political and Legal Philosophy, Human Rights and International Relations.

Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh University Press’ Politics books span the globe and feature some of the world’s most valued political scientists, philosophers and thinkers. Our range of scholarship reflects the breadth and vibrancy of the political landscape. We publish a wide variety of monographs, textbooks and reference works in the following key areas:

  • Political Theory
  • Ethics, Human Rights & Justice
  • Intelligence and Security
  • International Relations
  • Democracy
  • US & Anglo-American Politics
  • Scottish Politics

McGill-Queen's University Press

McGill-Queen’s University Press is a scholarly publisher that defends,
refutes, and creates fresh interpretations of the world. With over 3,000
books in print and numerous awards and bestsellers, our goal is to produce
peer-reviewed, rigorously edited, beautifully produced, intelligent,
interesting books.

Imprint Academic

Imprint Academic publish the journals History of Political Thought and Collingwood and British Idealism Studies. Book series include Sortition and Public PolicyMichael Oakeshott: Selected WritingsSt. Andrews Studies in Philosophy and Public Affairs and Societas: Essays in Political and Cultural Criticism.

Bristol University Press

Launching titles to ignite debate

Bristol University Press publishes world-class scholarship in the social sciences including politics and international relations, with a bold vision to effect global impact and social change. Home to the award-winning Policy Press, this not-for-profit University Press advances theory, knowledge and learning within and beyond academia.

To ensure that you are among the first to hear about our upcoming books and journals in politics and international relations, please subscribe to our mailing list by visiting bristoluniversitypress.co.uk/signup-bup-pp


Polity is a leading international publisher in the social sciences and humanities. Our aim is to combine the publication of original, cutting-edge work of the highest quality with a systematic programme of textbooks and coursebooks for students and scholars in further and higher education. We are committed to the diffusion of ideas across language barriers and we have a major translation programme. Among the many authors we translate are Pierre Bourdieu, Jürgen Habermas, T.W. Adorno, Walter Benjamin, Norberto Bobbio, Gianni Vattimo, Jacques Derrida, Paul Ricoeur, Jean Baudrillard, Jean-Francois Lyotard, and Georges Duby.

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