On Style: Adopting the APA System

On Style: Adopting the APA System

You may have noticed that Contemporary Security Policy is undergoing a number of changes. Some of these have to do with the new editorship. Others are unrelated. Starting with the April 2016 issue, we changed the layout of our articles. This is…

Shortlist 2016 Bernard Brodie Prize

Shortlist 2016 Bernard Brodie Prize

Contemporary Security Policy awards the Bernard Brodie Prize annually to the author of an outstanding article published in the journal the previous year. The award is named for Dr. Bernard Brodie (1918-1978), author of The Absolute Weapon (1946), Strategy in the…

Call for the 2017 Special Issue

Call for the 2017 Special Issue

Contemporary Security Policy is seeking proposals for a special issue to be published in 2017. The special issue should address a topic within the aims and scope of the journal. One of the oldest peer reviewed journals in international conflict…

New Submission System: Editorial Manager

New Submission System: Editorial Manager

Contemporary Security Policy will use Editorial Manager from now onward for all submissions to the journal. Editorial Manager is an online system that allows authors to submit their manuscripts online. They can also find the status of their manuscripts. Editorial…

New Editor's Choice for the ISA Conference

New Editor’s Choice for the ISA Conference

Dr Hylke Dijkstra has recently been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of Contemporary Security Policy. For the occasion of the conference of the International Studies Association (ISA) in Atalanta in March 2016, he has selected his favorite articles, which will…

Changes to the Editorial Board

Changes to the Editorial Board

Following my appointment as the Editor-in-Chief of Contemporary Security Policy, I have made a number of changes to the Editorial Board. First of all, Stuart Croft will step down from the Board. He was the co-editor of Contemporary Security Policy…

Hylke Dijkstra appointed editor of Contemporary Security Policy

Hylke Dijkstra appointed editor of Contemporary Security Policy

Dr. Hylke Dijkstra has been appointed as the new editor-in-chief of Contemporary Security Policy published by Taylor and Francis. This academic journal promotes theoretically-based research on policy problems of armed violence, peace building and conflict resolution. The aim is to…