Polis, a journal published by Il Mulino on behalf of the Istituto Carlo Cattaneo research foundation in Bologna, offers its readers studies and empirical research on political and social phenomena in contemporary Italy. Since 1987 sociologists, political scientists, economists, anthropologists, demographers, social historians and other social scientists have rendered the journal a prestigious multidisciplinary forum for analysing the evolution of politics and society in Italy. The journal also offers critical comments and well-qualified reviews of recent books concerning Italy. Thejournal’s website contains detailed indexes of all past issues.
Editor in chief Maurizio Pisati Editorial staffIlenya Camozzi, Elena Del Giorgio, Roberto Impicciatore, Manuela Moschella, Jamel Napolitano, Giampaolo Nuvolati, Gianluca Passarelli (Review editor), Dario Tuorto, Barbara Poggio, Marco Santoro, Laura Sartori, Alberto Vanucci, Paolo VolontéEditorial assistant Jamel Napolitano.
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The journal is indexed byScopus Bibliographic Database, Sociological Abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, International Political Science Abstracts, International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS), Political Science Complete, Social Services Abstracts, Current Abstracts, SocINDEX, Articoli italiani di periodici accademici (AIDA), JournalSeek, Catalogo italiano dei periodici (ACNP), Essper, Google Scholar.
The journal is rated "A", by the Italian academic research evaluation agency (Anvur), for the following scientific areas:14 c1 (Sociologia generale, giuridica e politica), 14 c2 (Sociologia dei processi culturali e comunicativi), 14 d1 (Sociologia dei processi economici, del lavoro, dell'ambiente e del territorio).