American Political Science Review

The Leading Journal of Political Science Research


The American Political Science Review is political science's premier scholarly research journal, providing peer-reviewed articles and review essays from subfields throughout the discipline. Areas covered include political theory, American politics, public policy, public administration, comparative politics, and international relations. APSR has published continuously since 1906. View more journal information on Cambridge's website


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Meet the new editors for June 2020!


The American Political Science Review will be on winter hiatus from December 15, 2019 to January 6, 2020. During this time no new or revised manuscripts can be submitted. All other journal operations, however, continue. We look forward to receiving your submissions in the New Year.