Pluto Journals publishes an international range of Open Access, radical, scholarly journals that are at the cutting edge of Social Science research.

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Discover our peer reviewed journals covering a variety of contemporary issues from Islamic & Arab Studies, Political Economy, Labour Rights, Pan-Africanism, Intersectionality & Disability Studies. 

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Pluto Journals is an independent publisher owned by the not-for-profit Pluto Educational Trust. It is truly international with editors, authors, and readers from around the world.

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