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Submitting to the journal

Articles should normally not exceed 7,000 words in length should be addressed to the editor, Dr Jonathan Healey, at the LPS General Office. It is important that material submitted should comply with the LPS house style. These conventions can be downloaded below.

We also welcome the submission of shorter pieces (usually 1,500 – 5,000 words), which can be published as either Research in Progress or as Research Notes.

Shorter research notes and letters should also be addressed to Dr Jonathan Healey.

Contact details: Local Population Studies Office, OUDCE, Rewley House, 1 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JA. LPS can also accept submissions by email via

Local Population Studies conventions for publication.

Conventions. You can download the conventions here. You will need Adobe Reader installed to use this file. Please click here to download it.

Books for review

Books for review can be sent to LPSS Book Reviews, OUDCE, Rewley House, 1 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JA.

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