British Journal of American Legal Studies

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The British Journal of American Legal Studies is a scholarly journal which publishes articles of interest to the Anglo-American legal community. Submissions are invited from academics and practitioners on both sides of the Atlantic on all aspects of constitutional law having relevance to the United States, including human rights, legal and political theory, socio-legal studies and legal history. International, comparative and interdisciplinary perspectives are particularly welcome. All submissions will be peer-refereed through anonymous referee processes.

The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.

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The British Journal of American Legal Studies is a scholarly journal which publishes articles of interest to the Anglo-American legal community. It welcomes submissions from academics and practitioners on both sides of the Atlantic on all aspects of constitutional law having relevance to the United States, including human rights, legal and political theory, socio-legal studies and legal history. International, comparative and interdisciplinary perspectives are particularly welcome. All submissions will be peer-refereed through anonymous referee processes.

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The British Journal of American Legal Studies is a scholarly journal which publishes articles of interest to the Anglo-American legal community. Submissions are invited from academics and practitioners on both sides of the Atlantic on all aspects of constitutional law having relevance to the United States, including human rights, legal and political theory, socio-legal studies and legal history.

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Editor-in-Chief
Dr Anne Richardson Oakes, Birmingham City University.

Associate Editors
Sarah Cooper, Birmingham City University.
Dr Haydn Davies, Birmingham City University.
Prof Julian Killingley, Birmingham City University.
Prof Jon Yorke, Birmingham City University.
Seth Barrett Tillman, National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

Editorial Board
Hon. Joseph A. Greenaway Jr., Circuit Judge 3rd Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals
Hon. Raymond J. McKoski, Circuit Judge (retired), 19th Judicial Circuit Court, IL. Adjunct Professor of Law, The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL.
Prof Antonio Aunion, University of Castille-la Mancha.
Prof Francine Banner, Phoenix School of Law, AZ.
Prof Devon W. Carbado, UCLA, CA.
Dr Damian Carney, University of Portsmouth, UK.
Dr Simon Cooper, Reader in Property Law, Oxford Brookes University.
Prof Randall T. Coyne, Frank Elkouri and Edna Asper Elkouri Professor, College of Law, University of Oklahoma, Norman OK.
Mark George QC, Garden Court Chambers, Manchester, UK.
Prof Larry Hammond, Osborne Maledon PA, Phoenix AZ.
Prof Carolyn Hoyle, Professor of Criminology, University of Oxford, UK.
Prof James Kousouros, CALS Visiting Professor, NY.
Prof Ian Loveland, City University London, UK.
Prof James Maxeiner, Center for International & Comparative Law, University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, MD.
Prof Ruth Miller, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA.
Dr Anne-Marie O'Connell, University Toulouse 1 Capitole.
Prof Austin Sarat, William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence & Political Science, Amherst College, MA.
Dr Stephen W. Smith, University of Birmingham, UK.
Prof Carrie Sperling, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, AZ.
Prof Clive Stafford Smith, Reprieve.
Dr Timothy Stanley, Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford, UK.
Prof Adam N. Steinman, Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, NJ.
Prof Russell Wheeler, The Brookings Institution, Washington DC.

Contact
anne.oakes@bcu.ac.uk

Publisher
DE GRUYTER OPEN
Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

All manuscripts should be submitted to the journal via Editorial Manager.

Journal Information

CiteScore 2017: 0.21

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2017: 0.139
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2017: 0.120

Target Group academics and practitioners in the field of constitutional law having relevance to the United States, including human rights, legal and political theory, socio-legal studies and legal history

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