Journals and Academic Presses

Politics academics at Exeter are Editors of several internationally leading journals listed below.

International Review of Administrative Sciences

International Review of Administrative Sciences (IRAS) is devoted to academic and professional public management and public administration. It is the oldest scholarly public administration journal specifically focused on comparative and international topics. IRAS encourages reflection on international comparisons, new techniques and approaches in governance, the dialogue between academics and practitioners, and debates about the future of public management and public administration.

IRAS has an impact factor of 1.988 (17/47 Public Administration) (Source: Journal Citation Reports®, 2018 release)

Professor Andrew Massey is Editor.

History of Political Thought

History of Political Thought is the leading journal in its field. It is also consistently recognised as a very high quality outlet in the ranking of prestige journals in political science generally. It was started in Exeter in 1980 by Janet Coleman and Iain Hampsher-Monk and has been edited from within the department continuously ever since.

The founding editorial board included Sir Isaiah Berlin, Luigi Firpo, Raymond Poloin, Michal Oakeshott, Nicolae Rubenstien and Peter Weber-Schafer and contributors have included, Terence Ball, J.H.Burns, J.G.A. Pocock, Quentin Skinner, Brien Tierney and Perez Zagorin. It has also published special festschift editions for leading scholars such as G.E.M. de Ste. Croix, Neal Wood and J.H.Burns. History of Political Thought is published four times a year.

Professor Iain Hampsher-Monk is Editor.

Public Policy and Administration

Public Money & Management (PMM) is a highly-respected international journal covering finance, policy and management issues in public services.

PMM has an impact factor of 0.881 (36/47 Public Administration) (Source: Journal Citation Reports®, 2018 release)

Professor Andrew Massey is an Editor and Dr Sarah Cooper is Assistant Editor.

Public Money & Management

Public Money & Management (PMM) is a highly-respected international journal covering finance, policy and management issues in public services.

Professor Andrew Massey  and Dr Sarah Cooper are on the Editorial board.

Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties 

Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties (JEPOP) aims to publish research of the highest quality on elections, public opinion, participation and political parties. Published under the auspices of the Political Studies Association of the United Kingdom specialist group of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties (EPOP), it welcomes submissions based on either comparative or single nation studies.

Professor Susan Banducci and Professor Daniel Stevens are Editors.