The newly launched Journal of Iranian Political Studies, an international peer-reviewed journal published in print and online by Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran, and the Iranian Association of Political Science is now inviting quality articles, originating from innovative research. All articles should comply with the requirements stated in the “Instructions for Authors”. Please submit your manuscript in electronic format to ips@um.ac.ir For any query, please email ips@um.ac.ir