Recommended Peace Studies Journals

List of Peace and Conflict Studies Journals. Links out to 30+ journals that focus on peace studies.

The journals below come highly recommended from CSB and SJU Peace Studies faculty members:

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

If you need a book or article that isn't held by the CSB and SJU Libraries, you can request it from another library using our Interlibrary Loan service. Just look for a "Request Item through Interlibrary Loan" button!

Recommended Databases: EBSCO Cross-Search



Peace studies is a highly interdisciplinary field. EBSCO Cross-Search includes scholarly articles from 20 subscription databases (including Political Science Complete, Historical Abstracts, and Gender Studies Database), so it's a great starting point for your research. 

A list of all CSB and SJU Libraries' databases is on the Databases A-Z page. Specific collections that might also be helpful for peace studies research include: 

The Journal of Social Encounters

Volume 6, Issue 1 (2022) is now available at the link below!

The Journal of Social Encounters (JSE) is an interdisciplinary online journal that publishes scholarly, peer-reviewed essays on peace, conflict, and social justice issues in any part of the world. It is published by CSJE at Catholic University in Eastern Africa in Nairobi, Kenya, in collaboration with the Department of Peace Studies at CSB and SJU.

CSB and SJU Peace Studies Resources