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The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science

Executive Editor:
University of Pennsylvania
2013 Impact Factor: 1.028
2013 Ranking: 26/93 in Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary | 53/157 in Political Science
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)

Since 1889, The American Academy of Political and Social Science has served as a forum for the free exchange of ideas among the well informed and intellectually curious.

In this era of specialization, few scholarly periodicals cover the scope of societies and politics like The ANNALS. Each volume is guest edited by outstanding scholars and experts in the topics studied and presents more than 200 pages of timely, in-depth research on a significant topic of concern.

Topics of recent and future volumes include:

  • The Federal Statistical System: Its Vulnerability Matters More Than You Think (September 2010)
  • Continental Divides: International Migration in the Americas (July 2010)
  • Reconsidering Culture and Poverty (May 2010)
  • Field Experiments in Comparative Politics and Policy (March 2010)
  • Beyond Admissions: Re-thinking College Opportunities and Outcomes (January 2010)
  • The Shape of the New American City (November 2009)
  • The End of Television? Its Impact on the World (So Far) (September 2009)
  • Fathering across Diversity and Adversity: International Perspectives and Policy Interventions (July 2009)
  • Race, Crime, and Justice: Contexts and Complexities (May 2009)
  • The Globalization of Class Actions (March 2009)
  • The Moynihan Report Revisited: Lessons and Reflections after Four Decades (January 2009)
  • Exceptional Outcomes: Achievement in Education and Employment among Children of Immigrants(November 2008)
  • Cultural Sociology and Its Diversity (September 2008)
  • Terrorism: What the Next President Will Face (July 2008)
  • The Politics of History in Comparative Perspective (May 2008)
  • Public Diplomacy in a Changing World (March 2008)
  • Overweight and Obesity in America’s Children: Causes, Consequences, Solutions (January 2008)

Readership of The ANNALS includes academics, researchers, policymakers, and professionals who keep abreast of the forces shaping the world today. Published volumes of The ANNALS quickly become standard references cited in scholarly works around the globe.

By subscribing to the The ANNALS, you will have access to more than a century of social analyses of The ANNALS.

Subscribe today and start reaping the benefits of top-notch scholarship.

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