Manuscripts should be typed double-spaced. Use the footnote format of citation. Except for research notes, review essays, and book reviews, manuscripts should not be less than 40 pages in length, including notes. Avoid self-identification by including a separate title and address page. A signed statement that the article has not been published elsewhere and is not being considered for publication by other journals, is required. Also include a 300-word abstract.

Manuscripts should be sent electronically to All manuscripts should be submitted in Microsoft Word for Windows software. Books for review should be mailed to:

Moses Tesi, Editor
Journal of African Policy Studies, Department of Political Science and International Relations 
Middle Tennessee State University,
Murfreesboro, TN 37132, USA

All entries should be designated "For review by JOAPS".