Quarterly Journal of International Politics

Science of International Politics is devoted to international political science research, with a primary focus on international politics and international political economy.  Special attention is aimed at international security, regions on China’s periphery, international relations theory and Chinese foreign policy research.  Manuscripts from other fields are also welcome.

Science of International Politics primary emphasis is on academically oriented research, and especially welcomes manuscripts that present a clear research questions, data analysis, logical inference, and scientific experimental methods.  Our journal encourages a standardized publishing format and toward this end authors should consult the journal’s publishing and stylistic guidelines.

Manuscripts should be between 15,000-25,000 characters in length (including notes). Authors should also include an abstract of between 250-300 words and a 200 word introduction of the author’s background (including educational background, work experience, academic achievements, institutional affiliation, job title, email address, etc.).

After the manuscript is received, the journal’s editors will enlist 3 knowledgeable specialists to review the manuscript and provide feedback.  The editors will inform the author within two months if the manuscript has been accepted.  If accepted, the editors will work with the author on editing the manuscript. 

Manuscript submissions should be sent electronically to cjip@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn; or they can be sent to the following address:


Quarterly Jounal of International Politics

Minzhai, Room 308, Tsinghua University

Haidian District

Beijing 100084