Book Proposals

Common Ground Publishing welcomes proposals or completed manuscript submissions of:

  • Individually and jointly authored books
  • Edited collections addressing a clear, intellectually challenging theme
  • Collections of articles published in The Global Studies Journal
  • Re-issued, out-of-copyright classics with new scholarly introductions
  • Ph.D. dissertations or other theses, rewritten to conform more closely to the genre ‘book’

Books should be between 30,000 words and 150,000 words in length. They are published simultaneously in print and electronic formats. To publish a book, either send us a proposal including:

  • Title
  • Author(s)/editor(s)
  • Back-cover blurb
  • Table of contents
  • Author bionote(s)
  • Any marketing or promotional ideas you might have
  • Intended audience and a brief description of the broader significance of the work
  • Sample chapters or completed manuscript


Browse other books published by the Global Studies Book Series by visiting our online bookstore: