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Taylor & Francis Group publishes books for all levels of academic study and professional development, across a wide range of subjects and disciplines.

We publish Social Science and Humanities books under the Routledge, Psychology Press and Focal Press imprints. Science, Technology, and Medical books are published by CRC Press.


Taylor & Francis’ journals program brings together basic, applied and advanced peer-reviewed research from the world’s brightest and best thinkers. This trusted knowledge is published under the Routledge, Taylor & Francis, F1000 Research, Dove Press, and Cogent OA brands.

Peer-reviewed articles are available on Taylor & Francis Online, www.dovepress.com, and www.f1000research.com


Taylor & Francis Group’s major content platforms are built around the needs of our many customers. They include Taylor & Francis eBooks, Taylor & Francis Online, www.dovepress.com, and www.f1000research.com

Our aims: to facilitate discovery and allow our users to access relevant research and information quickly and easily, wherever they are.