Political Science & Public Policy

Political Science & Public Policy

Our list encompasses the major research fields within political science and public policy, including international relations, human rights, international politics, public administration, governance, regulation, public policy, environmental politics, European politics, constitutions, law & politics, Asian politics, innovation & technology policy, local government, and security studies. Many of our titles are interdisciplinary, and the list features our full breadth of products including Handbooks, research monographs, Research Agendas, Elgar Advanced Introductions and textbooks.

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eBook Collections

Major Annual Subject Collections

Each collection includes all reference works, scholarly monographs, Research Handbooks and companions published in that subject in a calendar year. Click on the link below for booklists.

Please see below for the number of titles in each collection:


2024 Estimate







2017 and earlier

Book total: 87 96 81 76 51 71 63


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Essentials Collections

We have used citation, sales, and Elgaronline usage data to curate these collections of titles that have stood the test of time in key areas of our list. Featuring wide ranges of topics and written by geographically and ideologically diverse selections of our authors, these are essential collections for libraries building well-rounded and comprehensive collections.

Essentials in Climate Change
Booklist available here.

Essentials in Environmental Policy
Booklist available here.

Essentials in Human Rights
Booklist available here.

Essentials in Public Administration & Public Policy
Booklist available here.

Essentials in UN Sustainable Development Goals
Booklist available here.

Subject Specific Collections

These collections include monographs, Handbooks, dictionaries, research reviews, companions and encyclopedia. Click on the links below for booklists.

AI & Disruptive Technology Climate Change Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibility

Education Policy

Environmental Policy Human Rights Indigenous Studies

International Relations

Labor & Employment


Migration & Citizenship

Political Economy

Public Administration

Research Methods Sustainability

Transport & Infrastructure

UN Sustainable Development Goals

Water & Pollution    


Our authoritative Handbooks comprise specially commissioned, peer-reviewed, original chapters offering comprehensive analyses of each topic. Our Handbooks are unique in their research focus and, in many cases, the cross-disciplinary nature of the topics. Click on the links below for booklists.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibility Handbooks

Public Policy & Politics Handbooks

UN Sustainable Development Goals Handbooks