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Political Book Publishers

21st Century Publishing, LLC

21st Century is a curator of creative fiction and non-fiction. Our primary subject areas of interest are in contemporary social issues, including but not limited to, politics and political satire, legal topics and thrillers, women’s issues, sports and young-adult fiction.
East Berlin, CT   US

Abigail Press Inc.

Abigail Press publishes quality text books for the secondary and higher educational community in the fields of history, political science, sociology, women's studies, and related social sciences.
Wheaton, IL   US

Agincourt Press

Agincourt Press aims to publish books that recognize the incipient nature of any meaningful and productive thought.
Chatham, NY   US

AJS Publications

Publishing low cost, high quality educational materials on the constitution and government
Island Lake, IL   US

AK Press Inc

AK Press is a worker-run collective that publishes and distributes radical books, visual and audio media, and other mind-altering material.
Oakland, CA   US

Akashic Books

Akashic Books is a Brooklyn-based independent company dedicated to publishing urban literary fiction and political nonfiction by authors who are either ignored by the mainstream, or who have no interest in working within the ever-consolidating ranks of the major corporate publishers.
Brooklyn, NY   US

ARP Books

ARP Books was founded in 1996 in downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Our mandate is to publish a dynamic combination of cultural, fiction, and non-fiction titles with an emphasis on progressive political analysis of contemporary issues, while encouraging innovative new writing.
Winnipeg, MB   CA

Badger Books

Badger Books LLC publishes fiction and non-fiction books in a variety of formats for reader's who want to enrich their lives.
Middleton, WI   US

Bakara Books

Baraka Books is a Quebec-based English-language book publisher specializing in creative and political non-fiction, history and historical fiction, and fiction.
Montreal, PQ   CA

Between the Lines

Between the Lines specializes in creative and inspiring non-fiction. Our readers look to BTL for challenging ideas, concepts and analysis not readily found in the mainstream. Our wide-ranging books embrace critical perspectives on social issues, politics and public policy issues, development studies, history, education, the environment, health, gender and sexuality, labour, technology, media and culture.
Toronto, ON   CA

Bluestocking Press

The goal of Bluestocking Press is to publish books for students in subject areas that are generally considered beyond them or better left to experts.
Placerville, CA   US

Cambria Press

Cambria Press is a premier publisher of peer-reviewed academic research.
Amherst, NY   US

Chelsea Green Publishing

For 26 years, Chelsea Green has been the publishing leader for books on the politics and practice of sustainable living.
White River Jct., VT   US

City Lights Publishers

A bookstore-publishing combination located in San Francisco that publishes between ten to twelve books per year.
San Francisco, CA   US

Clarity Press, Inc.

An independent publisher offering books on global issues, politics, and foreign policy
Atlanta, GA   US

Coast Aire Publications

Coast Aire is a publishing studio that has been in business for over 31 years, primarily publishing books on aviation, air transportation, law and public policy.
Chandler, AZ   US

Common Courage Press

Books for an informed democracy: Chomsky, Zinn, Harbury, Aristide. Books on politics, environment, ethics, militarism, peace.
Monroe, ME   US

D&M Publishers

Publishes under three imprints: Douglas & McIntyre publishing politics and current affairs; Greystone Books focuses on the environment, natural history, science, sports and outdoor recreation; and New Society Publishers focuses on social justice and ecological issues.
On October 22, 2012 D&M filed a Notice of Intention to make a proposal under the provisions of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. Pursuant to this process D&M management will be working with the Bowra Group Ltd to locate an investor or purchaser for its assets.
Vancouver, BC   CA

Darwin Press Inc

The Darwin Press publishes books in fields of biology and the natural sciences, the Middle East and Central Asia, World Business, scientific monographs, historical memoirs, and related paperbacks and texts.
Princeton, NJ   US

Dundurn Press

Since 1972, Dundurn Press and its associated imprints have published more than 2000 titles, of which 1700 are still in print. Dundurn publishes about ninety to one hundred new titles per year and is now one of the largest publishers of adult and young adult fiction and non-fiction in Canada.
Toronto, ON   CA

ECW Press

ECW Press has published close to 1,000 books that are distributed throughout the English-speaking world and translated into dozens of languages. In the next year we’ll release 50 new titles and will continue to support and promote a vibrant backlist that includes poetry and fiction, pop-culture and political analysis, sports books, biography, and travel guides.
Toronto, ON   CA

Editions Technip

Editions Technip was founded in 1956 by the Institut Français du Pétrole (IFP), a unique organization reputed throughout the world for its research in the field of oil and gas and for its graduate engineering school, the "Ecole du Pétrole et des Moteurs". Editions Technip publishes on all aspects of the oil and gas industry and related disciplines such as geology, hydrocarbon chemistry, data processing and economics.
Paris, France   SA

Eridanus Press

Eridanus Press was established to publish the best ideas in the whole of culture: art, science, religion, politics, economics, and society. Our format is trade paperback. Our niche is intellectual titles for readers interested in new and provocative ideas.
New York, NY   US

Fernwood Publishing

Fernwood Publishing produces critical non-fiction that inform, enlighten and challenge readers. As a book publisher, our goals are not merely economic, but also political. In confronting issues of race, class, gender and sexuality in the books that we publish, it is our hope that we can be part of the process of change. We also aim to provide authentic opportunities to first time authors and to groups who are often silent or silenced in today’s media. We are not afraid to take risks in this regard and, because of our confidence in the quality of the work we choose to publish, many of our first time authors remain with us throughout their publishing career.
Black Point, NS   CA

Fernwood Publishing

Fernwood Publishing and our literary imprint, Roseway, publish critical books that inform, enlighten and challenge. We are political publishers in that our books acknowledge, confront and contest intersecting forms of oppression and exploitation. We believe that in publishing books that challenge the status quo and imagine new ways forward we participate in the creation of a more socially just world.
Black Point, NS   CA

Frontline Press

Frontline Press of Charleston, S.C. A Publisher of Whimsy and Passion
Charleston, SC   US

Garrett County Press

Garrett County Press is an indepdendent publisher based in New Orleans, Louisiana offering nonfiction and fiction published in paper and electronically.
New Orleans, LA   US

Glenbridge Publishing

Welcome to Glenbridge Publishing founded in 1986. Publisher of hard cover and soft cover/paperback books as well as digital fiction and non-fiction books.
Centennial, CO   US

Goose Lane Editions

Established in 1954, Goose Lane Editions is a literary press with a particular interest in contemporary fiction and poetry, as well as high profile non-fiction, including history, biography, Canadiana and fine art books.
Fredericton, NB   CA

Guilford Press

Founded in 1973, Guilford Publications, Inc., has built an international reputation as a publisher of books, periodicals, software, and DVDs in mental health, education, geography, and the social and behavioral sciences.
New York, NY   US

Heyday Books

Heyday is an independent, nonprofit publisher and unique cultural institution. We promote widespread awareness and celebration of California’s many cultures, landscapes, and boundary-breaking ideas. Through our well-crafted books, public events, and innovative outreach programs we are building a vibrant community of readers, writers, and thinkers.
Berkeley, CA   US

History Publishing Co

American History meets the 21st century in the History Publishing Company. We feature, under the History Publishing Company’s imprint, non-fiction about American and World history, and under the Today’s Books imprint, issues affecting contemporary life. Chronology Books is dedicated to people whose interesting lives have allowed them to share in the making of history.
Palisades, NY   US

Interlink Publishing Group

Established in 1987, Interlink Publishing is an independent publishing house specializing in:
world travel, world literature, world history and politics, art,world music & dance, International cooking, and children's books from around the world.

Interlink publishes approximately 50 titles each year and has an active backlist of over 1000 titles under five imprints
Northampton, MA   US

J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing

J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing is primarily a literary publisher, with several imprints including: Scirocco Drama (theatre), The Muses’ Company (poetry), Watson & Dwyer Publishing (Canadian social history), and J. Gordon Shillingford (politics, sports, biography).
Winnipeg, MB   CA

Johns Hopkins University Press

JHU Press is one of the world’s largest university presses, publishing 80 scholarly journals and nearly 200 new books each year. Award-winning lists in history, science, literary studies, political science, and medicine reach a worldwide audience of scholars, students, and discerning readers. General interest books, such as the acclaimed Johns Hopkins Press Health Books, help fulfill Gilman’s mandate to broadly disseminate the expertise of leading scholars, scientists, and physicians.
Baltimore, MD   US

Lanahan Publishers

Publishers of innovative, accessible, and less expensive college course books and readers in political science and psychology,
Baltimore, MD   US

Lorimer

Lorimer’s publishing program focuses on the following subject areas: economics, education, gender studies, history, native studies, political science, public policy, sociology, and urban studies. Also publishes Children's, young adult novels, illustrated guide books. Established and incorporated in Ontario in 1969.
Toronto, ON   CA

Lynne Rienner Publishers

Lynne Rienner Publishers is an independent scholarly and textbook publishing firm based in Boulder, CO. It publishes primarily in the fields of international studies and comparative world politics while also covering US politics, sociology, criminology, and the translation of relevant works into English.
Boulder , CO   US

Naval Institute Press

The publishing arm of the U.S. Naval Institute, the Naval Institute Press publishes works that advance the professional, literary, and scientific understanding of sea power and other issues critical to national defense.
Annapolis, MD   US

New Horizon Press Publishers

New Horizon Press publishes twelve to fourteen books a year, while developing three primary lines of titles: hardcover, tradepaper and children’s books. The company focuses on true crime, battles for justice, current events with a journalistic stance as well as, psychological and social problems, women’s and men’s issues, and parenting advice written by experts with credentials in their fields.
Far Hills, NJ   US

New Press

The New Press focuses on number of key program areas, including: contemporary social issues, with an emphasis on race relations, women's issues, immigration, human rights, labor and popular economics, and the media; education reform and alternative teaching materials; cultural criticism; art and art education; international literature; and law and legal studies. Across these disciplines, The Press has also taken a leading role in publishing a wide range of new work in African American, Asian American, Latino, gay and lesbian, and Native American studies, as well as work by and about other minority groups.
New York, NY   US

New Star Books

New Star Books publishes six to ten new titles per year in the areas of social issues and politics; literary prose, both fiction and non-fiction, and poetry; and culture and history of British Columbia and the West.
Vancouver, BC   CA

Nova Science Publishers

Nova Publishers is an academic publisher based in Hauppauge, New York of books and journals for an academic audience. The company focuses on science, political science, European and Asian studies, and security studies.[
Hauppauge, NY   US

Paladin Press

Paladin Press specializes in books on specialized military and action topics such as martial arts, firearms combat,lock picking, survival and self-reliance, police investigation and action careers.
Boulder, CO   US

Palladium Press

Palladium Press publishes a wide range of products including The Second Amendment Primer and The Firearms Classics Library. Book Publishing Affiliate of the NRA
Birmingham, AL   US

Parkhurst Brothers Publishers

Publishes books about national and international policy in a series called "Our National Conversation."
Little Rock, AR   US

Penguin Group

Penguin Group publishes under a wide range of prominent imprints and trademarks, among them Viking, G. P. Putnam's Sons, The Penguin Press, Riverhead Books, Dutton, Penguin Books, Berkley Books, Gotham Books, Portfolio, New American Library, Plume, Tarcher, Philomel, Grosset & Dunlap, Puffin, and Frederick Warne.
New York, NY   US

Rowman & Littlefield

An independent publisher with an outstanding reputation, Rowman & Littlefield publishes innovative, high-quality college texts, provocative and timely titles for general readers, and professional and scholarly books throughout the humanities and social sciences. Headquartered in Maryland, R&L also has offices in New York City, Boulder, Colorado, and London.
Lanham, MD   US

Talon Books

Canadian publisher of poetry, fiction and drama, as well as non-fiction books in the fields of ethnography and environmental and social issues.
Vancouver, BC   CA

UBC Press

The University of British Columbia Press is Canada’s leading social sciences publisher. With an international reputation for publishing high-quality works of original scholarship, our books draw on and reflect cutting-edge research, pushing the boundaries of academic discourse in innovative directions. Each year UBC Press publishes seventy new titles in a number of fields, including Aboriginal studies, Asian studies, Canadian history, environmental studies, gender and women’s studies, geography, health and food studies, law, media and communications, military and security studies, planning and urban studies, and political science.
Vancouver, BC   CA

University of Calgary Press

Scholarly, trade and non-fiction titles for educated readers, and academic journals. UC Press is always interested in well-researched manuscripts, particularly in areas of mandated interest: Great Plains subjects, Aboriginal history and issues, Canadian parks and heritage, environmental issues, Latin America and art/architecture books.
Calgary, AB   CA

University of Nevada Press

The University of Nevada Press, as mandated by the state legislature and the Board of Regents of the Nevada System of Higher Education, publishes high-quality, deserving works that advance scholarly research, contribute to the understanding and appreciation of regional history and culture, and reach a wide range of academic and general readers. Publication is done in a fiscally responsible manner that reflects the highest editorial, design, and production standards. The good will of the public it serves (the citizens of the State of Nevada, readers, and authors) is the Press's most valuable asset.
Reno, NV   US

University of Oklahoma Press

During its more than eighty years of continuous operation, the University of Oklahoma Press has gained international recognition as an outstanding publisher of scholarly literature. It was the first university press established in the Southwest, and the fourth in the western half of the country.
Norman, OK   US

University Press of Colorado

The University Press of Colorado is a nonprofit publisher supported partly by Adams State College, Colorado State University, Fort Lewis College, Mesa State College, Metropolitan State University of Denver, the University of Colorado, the University of Northern Colorado, and Western State Colorado University.
Boulder, CO   US

University Press of Mississippi

The University Press of Mississippi was founded in 1970 and is supported by Mississippi's eight state universities. UPM publishes scholarly books of the highest distinction and books that interpret the south and its culture to the nation and the world.
Jackson, MS   US

Vernon Press

Independent publisher of academic books and monographs across the social sciences and the humanities, with a developing portfolio of critically acclaimed titles in economics, sociology and philosophy.
Wilmington, DE   US

Vintage/Anchor

Vintage Books is the foremost literary paperback publisher. Anchor, founded in 1953, is the oldest trade paperback publisher in America.
New York, NY   US