Kyiv-Mohyla Law and Politics Journal 5 (2019): Call for Submissions



Call for Submissions



Kyiv-Mohyla Law & Politics Journal (KMLPJ) is a peer-reviewed, international, and interdisciplinary journal governed by the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. The journal is published online annually and promotes high academic and research standards and scholarly ethics. KMLPJ answers current challenges facing Ukrainian studies in law and politics and meets an immediate need for their further integration into the international academic community. KMLPJ covers the broad areas of Law and Politics, with a particular focus on Jurisprudence, Constitutional and International Law Issues, Political Theory and Methodology, European and Post-Soviet Studies.

The theme of the fifth issue of the journal will be:

Legal and Political Challenges of Anticorruption Activities

The fifth issue will address different manifestations of corruption and the development of anti-corruption policies in a time of international and public pressure for reform. These discussions will combine theoretical and empirical reflections on the role of political culture, institutions, existing social movements, international organizations, the role of political and economic elites, technological development and media for the dynamics and politics of corruption and the conception(s) of the opposite to corruption.

Other submissions related to the journal’s scope are also invited. KMLPJ covers the areas of:  Law: Rule of Law, Theory of Argumentation, Legal Interpretation, Comparative Constitutional Law, International Human Rights, International Environmental Law, International Business Law; Politics: Post-Soviet Politics, Transitional Studies, EU Politics and Policies, International Relations and Comparative Politics in Central and East Europe, Political Theory and Methodology. The journal will also include book reviews of critical works in these fields.

Only articles, essays and book reviews prepared in accordance with KMLPJ guidelines will be accepted for consideration. Articles are published in English. Guidelines for authors can be found at:

Submit your manuscript by May 15, 2019 to Ievgen Zvieriev ( Please direct all questions to this same contact. If this deadline cannot be met, please provide an expected submission date and we will try to accommodate you.