Guidelines for Authors

    Abstract: 150-250 words
    Manuscripts Length: 3500-5500 words
    Font and Size: Constantia, 12
    Spacing: 1.5
    Margin: 1 inch on each side
    Biographic Sketch of Author: 50 words
    Referencing: (Endnotes only) The Chicago Manual of Style (17th Edition) specimen online available at &
    Soft copy to be sent:
    Hard copy to be sent : Editor, ISSRA Papers, ISSRA, NDU E-9, Islamabad.

    ISSRA Papers (The Journal of Governance and Public Policy) is HEC "Y" category and is indexed in:
    1. International Political Science Association (IPSA)
      International Political Science Abstracts
    2. Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS)
National Defence University, Islamabad