Georgetown University Press

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Georgetown University Press
Georgetown University Press
Parent company Georgetown University
Founded 1964
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Washington, D.C.
Publication types Books
Official website

Georgetown University Press is a university press affiliated with Georgetown University that publishes about forty new books a year. The press's major subject areas include bioethics, international affairs, languages and linguistics, political science, public policy, and religion.

It was founded in 1964, and is a member of the Association of American University Presses (AAUP) and a founding member of the Association of Jesuit University Presses (AJUP).[1]

The press publishes the Al-Kitaab series, the most widely used set of Arabic language textbook series in the United States.[2] It also publishes textbooks and digital materials for other languages including Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, Iraqi Arabic, Moroccan Arabic, Syrian Arabic, Portuguese, Tajik, and Uzbek.


  1. ^ "A.J.U.P.". Saint Joseph's University Press. Retrieved 2010-08-17. 
  2. ^ Dickins, James (June 2013). "Arabic". Routledge Enyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning. Routledge. 

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