Australian Journal of Politics & History

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Edited By: Ian Ward and Andrew Bonnell

Online ISSN: 1467-8497

Author Guidelines

Manuscripts should be submitted to:

The Editor
Australian Journal of Politics and History
School of Political Science and International Studies
University of Queensland, QLD 4072

An abstract of no more than 130 words should accompany the submission. For further details on submissions, see web-page Contributors receive one free copy of the issue of the journal and twenty free offprints of their article.

The refereeing policy for articles requires that two reports be furnished whereby the anonymity of the author of the article is preserved. The anonymity of referees, whose comments are forwarded to the authors, is likewise preserved. The editors are responsible for the selection and acceptance of articles; the opinions expressed in articles published and the accuracy of statements made therein are solely the responsibility of the individual authors. The editors disclaim responsibility for statements, either of fact or opinion, made by the contributors. The editors retain the right to condense articles and reviews. The “Issues of Australian Foreign Policy”, Chronicles and Review Articles will be internally refereed by members of the Editorial Committee.


Authors publishing in the Journal will be asked to sign an Exclusive Licence Form. In signing the form it is assumed that authors have obtained permission to use any copyrighted or previously published material. All authors must read and agree to the conditions outlined in the form, and must sign the form or agree that the corresponding author can sign on their behalf. Articles cannot be published until a signed form has been received. Authors can download the form from here.

Books for Review

Books for review should be sent to:

Review Editor
Australian Journal of Politics and History
School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
The University of Queensland, QLD, 4072

The journal advises publishers that books which are not reviewed cannot be returned, but will be donated to The University of Queensland Library. The Australian Journal of Politics and History reviews high profile books in modern history, politics and international relations, economic affairs, and the history of science and culture. Potential reviewers are invited to send a curriculum vitae to the Review Editor.


The Publisher, University and Editors cannot be held responsible for errors or any consequences arising from the use of information contained in this journal; the views and opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the Publisher, University and Editors, neither does the publication of advertisements constitute any endorsement by the Publisher, University and Editors of the products advertised.

Abstracting and Index Services

The Journal is abstracted/indexed in APAIS, Academic Search Elite, Expanded Academic ASAP, International Bibliography of the Social Sciences, International Political Science Abstracts and Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. For more Abstracting and Indexing Services for this Journal, please go to here.