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LPS Journals

To date, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences (LPS) is regularly publishing 5 peer-reviewed, academic quarterly journals, of which 3 journals are related to legal studies and 2 are dealing with the state-of-the-art research in politics and international relations.
The five journals of the Faculty are presented below in alphabetical order.

Journal of Criminal Law Research

Journal of Criminal Law Research, Allameh Tabataba'i University

The Quarterly Journal of Criminal Law Research (JCLR) is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal published by Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, Allameh Tabataba’i University. Criminal Law Research has been established to provide an intellectual platform for national and international researchers working on issues related to criminal law. The Journal was founded as a response to quick advancements in criminal law and was dedicated to the publication of highest-quality research studies that report findings on issues of great concern to the profession of criminal law.
To allow for easy and worldwide access to the most updated research findings, the journal is set to be an open-access journal. Thus, the journal does not charge any fee for reviewing, processing, and publishing research papers from the authors or from the research institutes and organizations. All the mentioned processes for paper publication are sponsored by Allameh Tabataba’i University press.
The journal is published in both a print and an online version.

More detailed information about the JCLR is provided below:

  • Language: Persian, with English Abstracts
  • Publication type: Print & online
  • Publication frequency: Quarterly
  • Director-in-Charge: Dr Hassanali Moazzenzadegan
  • Editor-in-Chief: Dr Hossein Gholami
  • Scope:
    • Criminal Law
    • Criminology
    • Criminal Justice
    • Legal Support
    • Crime and Politics
    • Judicial Procedures
    • Criminal Penalties
  • Journal website: http://jclr.atu.ac.ir/?lang=en


Journal of Private Law Research

Journal of Private Law Research, Allameh Tabataba'i University

The Quarterly Journal of Private Law Research (JPLR) is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal published by Allameh Tabataba’i University, the leading university in Humanities and Social Sciences in Iran. The JPLR has been established to provide an intellectual platform for national and international researchers working on issues related to Private Law. The Journal was founded in as a response to quick advancements in Private Law and was dedicated to the publication of highest-quality research studies that report findings on issues of great concern to the profession of Private Law.
To allow for easy and worldwide access to the most updated research findings, the journal is set to be an open-access journal. Thus, the journal does not charge any fee for reviewing, processing, and publishing research papers from the authors or from the research institutes and organizations. All the mentioned processes for paper publication are sponsored by Allameh Tabataba’i University press.
The journal is published in both a print and an online version.

More detailed information about the JPLR is provided below:

  • Language: Persian, with English Abstracts
  • Publication type: Print & online
  • Publication frequency: Quarterly
  • Director-in-Charge: Dr Hassanali Moazzenzadegan
  • Scope:
    • Private Law
    • Audio-visual Law
    • Media Law
    • Communications Law
    • Space Law
  • Journal website: http://jplr.atu.ac.ir/?lang=en


Journal of Public Law Research

Journal of Public Law Research, Allameh Tabataba'i University

The Quarterly Journal of Public Law Research (QJPL) is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal published by Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, Allameh Tabataba’i University. The QJPL has been established to provide an intellectual platform for national and international researchers working on issues related to Public Law. The Journal was founded in as a response to quick advancements in Public Law and was dedicated to the publication of highest-quality research studies that report findings on issues of great concern to the profession of Public Law.
To allow for easy and worldwide access to the most updated research findings, the journal is set to be an open-access journal. Thus, the journal does not charge any fee for reviewing, processing, and publishing research papers from the authors or from the research institutes and organizations. All the mentioned processes for paper publication are sponsored by Allameh Tabataba’i University press.
The journal is published in both a print and an online version.

More detailed information about the QJPL is provided below:

  • Language: Persian, with English Abstracts
  • Publication type: Print & online
  • Publication frequency: Quarterly
  • Director-in-Charge: Dr Hassanali Moazzenzadegan
  • Editor-in-Chief: Dr Mansour Jabbari
  • Scope:
    • Approval of Public Laws
    • Law Enforcement
    • Islam and Public Law
    • Public Law and Responsibility
    • International Relations and International Laws
    • International Obligations
    • Comparison of Countries’ Public Laws
    • Public Law and Environment Protection
  • Journal website: http://qjpl.atu.ac.ir/?lang=en


State Studies Quarterly

State Studies Quarterly Journal, Allameh Tabataba'i University

The State Studies Quarterly (SSQ) is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal published by Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, Allameh Tabataba’i University. The SSQ has been established to provide an intellectual platform for national and international researchers working on politics and state. The Journal was founded as a response to quick advancements in state studies and was dedicated to the publication of highest-quality studies that report findings on issues of great concern to the profession of politics.
To allow for easy and worldwide access to the most updated research findings, the journal is set to be an open-access journal. Thus, the journal does not charge any fee for reviewing, processing, and publishing research papers from the authors or from the research institutes and organizations. All the mentioned processes for paper publication are sponsored by Allameh Tabataba’i University press.
The journal is published in both a print and an online version.

More detailed information about the SSQ is provided below:

  • Language: Persian, with English Abstracts
  • Publication type: Print & online
  • Publication frequency: Quarterly
  • Editor-in-Chief: Dr Shoja ahmadvand
  • Scope:
    • State Studies
    • Macro management
    • Theories of Politics and Management
    • Distribution of Power
    • Society and State
    • State patterns
  • Journal website: http://tssq.atu.ac.ir/?lang=en


Strategic Research in Politics

Strategic Studies of Politics Quarterly Journal, Allameh Tabataba'i University

The Strategic Research in Politics Quarterly Journal (SRP) is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal published by Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, Allameh Tabataba’i University. The SRP has been established to provide an intellectual platform for national and international researchers working on issues related to Strategic Research in Politics. The Journal was founded as a response to quick advancements in strategic research in politics and was dedicated to the publication of highest-quality research studies that report findings on issues of great concern to the profession of politics.
To allow for easy and worldwide access to the most updated research findings, the journal is set to be an open-access journal. Thus, the journal does not charge any fee for reviewing, processing, and publishing research papers from the authors or from the research institutes and organizations. All the mentioned processes for paper publication are sponsored by Allameh Tabataba'i University press.
The journal is published in both a print and an online version.

More detailed information about the SRP is provided below:

  • Language: Persian, with English Abstracts
  • Publication type: Print & online
  • Publication frequency: Quarterly
  • Director-in-Charge: Dr Gholamreza Khajehsarvi
  • Editor-in-Chief: Dr Ebrahim Barzegar
  • Scope:
    • Political Strategies
    • Oil and Politics
    • Hidden Agendas in Politics
    • Patterns of Political Behaviors
    • Cultural Studies and Politics
    • International and Local Political Clashes
    • Globalization and Politics
  • Journal website: http://qpss.atu.ac.ir/?lang=en