Reviews of Peer-Reviewed Journals in the Humanities and Social Sciences

We give you the scuttlebutt on academic journals—aiding you in selecting the right journal for publication—in reviews that are sometimes snarky, sometimes lengthy, always helpful. Written by Princeton University graduate students and Wendy Laura Belcher.

Political & Legal Anthropology Review (PoLAR)

For those interested in publishing ethnographically based articles with an attention to critically engaging politics/the political and law/legality as it relates issues of public/civil society, citizenship, nationalism, humanitarianism and multiculturalism. Publishes professors at all stages of career. (Submit here if your article is formal and not playful, if you have a soft claim and don’t use critical theory, and are conducting institutional analyses or corporate exploration.)

Submission Guidelines

Frequency: semi-annually

Length: 8,000

Style: Chicago

About Wendy Belcher

Associate Professor, Princeton University, Department of Comparative Literature and the Center for African American Studies. Author of Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success. Instructor of Deep Reading Journals as Publishing Praxis.


This entry was posted on June 12, 2015 in Anthropology Journals, Law Journals, Social Science Journals.