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Working with us

We work hard to support the researchers who publish articles with Oxford Handbooks Online. This page provides a wealth of information for those considering whether to contribute to Oxford Handbooks Online, as well as valuable services for authors who have already published with us.


Before you submit your article

To make sure that the publication of your manuscript is as quick and efficient as possible, please read our general instructions for authors.

The purpose of these instructions is to clarify your responsibilities as author. Please read and follow them carefully. Doing so will ensure that the publication of your manuscript is as rapid and efficient as possible. The Publisher reserves the right to return manuscripts that are not prepared in accordance with these instructions.

Work submitted for publication must be original, previously unpublished, and not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

Before submitting, please also consult the author checklist to make sure you are submitting a complete and final manuscript.

If you have any questions about anything included within, please don’t hesitate to contact your OUP editor.


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Contact an editor

Do you have an article idea, or wish to suggest revisions, additions, and updates to existing articles? Please contact the appropriate editor in their particular subject area.

Archaeology: Ben Leonard

Business and Management: Molly Balikov

Classical Studies: Ben Leonard

Criminology and Criminal Justice: Anthony Wahl

Economics and Finance: Molly Balikov

History: Louis Gulino

Law: Tim Allen
Linguistics: Julia Kostova

Literature: Julia Kostova

Music: Anna-Lise Santella

Philosophy: Julia Kostova

Political Science: Molly Balikov

Psychology: Ada Brunstein

Religion: Julia Kostova