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  2. Journal News
  3. Special Issues
  4. Call for Papers
  5. Prize-Winning Articles
  6. New Books and Reference from SAGE
  7. Award-Winning Reference
  8. Recent and Upcoming Events

TOP-READ ARTICLES—FREE ACCESS*

Enjoy free online access to top-read political science articles through June 8, 2012.

Peace as War

Reconsidering Culture and Poverty

One Vote Out of Step? The Effects of Salient Roll Call Votes in the 2010 Election

Peace as War
by Necati Polat
Alternatives: Global, Local, Political

Reconsidering Culture and Poverty
by Mario Luis Small, David J. Harding
and Michèle Lamont
The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science

One Vote Out of Step? The Effects of Salient Roll Call Votes in the 2010 Election
by Brendan Nyhan, Eric McGhee,
John Sides, Seth Masket and Steven Greene
American Politics Research

 

Wendt Meets East: ASEAN Cultures of Conflict and Cooperation

Changing Patterns of Civil Society in Europe and America 1995-2005: Is Eastern Europe Different?

Ill-health and Poverty: A Literature Review on Health in Informal Settlements

Wendt Meets East: ASEAN Cultures of Conflict and Cooperation
by Stefan Rother
Cooperation and Conflict

Changing Patterns of Civil Society in Europe and America 1995-2005:
Is Eastern Europe Different?

by Caire Wallace, Florian Pichler and Christian Haerpfer
East European Politics & Societies

Ill-health and Poverty: A Literature Review on Health in Informal Settlements
by Alice Sverdlik
Environment and Urbanization

 

The Tragedy of Offensive Realism: Classical Realism and the Rise of China

V International Relations/Relations Internationales

Risk in International Relations

The Tragedy of Offensive Realism: Classical Realism and the Rise of China
by Jonathan Kirshner
European Journal of International Relations

V International Relations/Relations Internationales
International Political Science Abstracts

Risk in International Relations
by William Clapton
International Relations

 

Time to Agree: Is Time Pressure Good for Peace Negotiations?

Whither the Weather? Climate Change and Conflict

A Literature Review of Empirical Studies of Philanthropy: Eight Mechanisms That Drive Charitable Giving

Time to Agree: Is Time Pressure Good for Peace Negotiations?
by Marco Pinfari
Journal of Conflict Resolution

Whither the Weather? Climate Change and Conflict
by Nils Petter Gleditsch
Journal of Peace Research

A Literature Review of Empirical Studies of Philanthropy: Eight Mechanisms That Drive Charitable Giving
by René Bekkers and Pamala Wiepking
Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly

 

Emerging World Order? From Multipolarity to Multilateralism in the G20, the World Bank and the IMF

Concepts and Measurement in Multimethod Research

It's My Body and I'll Do What I Like with It: Bodies as Objects and Property

Emerging World Order? From Multipolarity to Multilateralism in the G20, the World Bank and the IMF
by Robert H. Wade
Politics & Society

Concepts and Measurement in Multimethod Research
by Robert H. Wade
Political Research Quarterly

It's My Body and I'll Do What I Like with It: Bodies as Objects and Property
by Anne Phillips
Political Theory

 

Who are the Winners and the Losers?: Transitions in the U.S. Household Income Distribution

Performance Budgeting in the American States: What's Law Got to Do with It?

The ''Human as Referent Object?'' Humanitarianism as Securitization

Who are the Winners and the Losers?: Transitions in the U.S. Household Income Distribution
by John J. Hisnanick
Review of Radical Political Economics

Performance Budgeting in the American States: What's Law Got to Do with It?
by Yi Lu, Katherine Willoughby
and Sarah Arnett
State and Local Government Review

The "Human as Referent Object?" Humanitarianism as Securitization
by Scott Watson
Security Dialogue

 

Analyzing the Effect of Anti-Abortion U.S. State Legislation in the Post-Casey Era

Sex and the Barrio: A Clash of Faith in Latin America

Analyzing the Effect of Anti-Abortion U.S. State Legislation in the
Post-Casey Era

by Michael J. New
State Politics & Policy Quarterly

Sex and the Barrio: A Clash of Faith in Latin America
by Anna Edgerton and Ina Sotirova
World Policy Journal

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JOURNAL NEWS

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SPECIAL ISSUES

America Politics Research

America Politics Research (APR): Super Tuesday articles as featured on @SAGECQPolitics

 

ANNALS

ANNALS: Immigration and the Changing Social Fabric of American Cities, May 2012

 

Business  & Society

Business & Society (BAS): Climate Change: Challenging Business, Transforming Politics, March 2012

 

East European Politics & Society

East European Politics & Society EEPS: Jokes of Repression, November 2011

 

International Review of Administrative Sciences

International Review of Administrative Sciences (IRAS): Symposium on government transparency, March 2012

 

Journal of Peace Research

Journal of Peace Research: Climate Change and Conflict, January 2012

 

Latin America Perspectives

Latin America Perspectives (LAP): Obama and Latin America, July 2011

 

Political Research Quarterly

Political Research Quarterly (PRQ): New “Exchange” section-Interrogational Torture, March 2012

 

Review of Radical Political Economics

Review of Radical Political Economics (RRPE): Economic Democracy, March 2012; The Pluralism Debate in Heterodox Economics, December 2011

 

Security Dialogue

Security Dialogue: Politics of Securitization, August-October 2011

 

World  Policy Journal

World Policy Journal (WPJ): Faith, December 2011

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CALL FOR PAPERS

State and Local Government Review

The State and Local Government Review welcomes manuscripts that focus on state and local governments and those that explore the intergovernmental dimensions of public-sector activity. The journal is comprised of four sections: General Interest (research articles), Research Notes (shorter research pieces), Reviews & Essays (for both book reviews, reviews of literature and essays), and Governance Matters (more practitioner-focused pieces). Learn more...

 

International Area Studies Review

International Area Studies Review is now published by SAGE.  Submit your article today

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PRIZE-WINNING ARTICLES

JPR Journal of Peace Research 2011 Article of the Year
S. Hendrix and Sarah M. Glaser for 'Civil Conflict and World Fisheries, 1952-2004' in JPR 47(4): 363-375

PRQ Political Research Quarterly 2011 Best Paper Award:
Michael S. Rocca, Gabriel R. Sanchez, and Jason L. Morin, all from the University of New Mexico, for their December 2011 PRQ Article: The Institutional Mobility of Minority Members of Congress

ROPPA Review of Public Personnel Administration 2011 Best Paper Award:
Sally Coleman Selden and Robert Wooters, both at Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA for their December 2011 ROPPA Article: Structures in Public Human Resource Management: Shared Services in State Governments

EUP European Union Politics 2011 Best Article
Dimiter Toshkov for his April 2011 Article: Public opinion and policy output in the European Union: A lost relationship

LEC Local Economy – Sam Aaronovitch Prize Papers

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NEW BOOKS AND REFERENCE FROM SAGE

Take a look at some of these highly anticipated books in political science.

Public Sector Management Sixth Edition

The SAGE Handbook of Political Communication

Understanding Conflict Resolution Third Edition

Public Sector Management Sixth Edition
Norman Flynn

The SAGE Handbook of Political Communication
Holli Semetko & Margaret Scammell

Understanding Conflict Resolution Third Edition
Peter Wallensteen

 

Globalizations, Institutions and Governance

British Social Attitudes 28

Encyclopedia of Global Studies

Globalizations, Institutions and Governance
James A.Caporaso &
Mary Anne Maderia

British Social Attitudes 28
Alison Park, Elizabeth Clery, John Curtice,
Miranda Phillips & David Utting

Encyclopedia of Global Studies
Helmet K. Anheier
& Mark Juergensmeyer

 

Debates on U.S. Immigration

Debates on U.S. Immigration
Judith Gans, Elaine M. Replogle
& Daniel J. Tichenor

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AWARD-WINNING REFERENCE

International Encyclopedia of Political Science

International Encyclopedia of Political Science received an honorable mention by the 2012 Dartmouth Committee.
 

CQ Press Political Reference Suite

CQ Press Political Reference Suite and First Street were both named Library Journal Best Reference 2011

 

The Encyclopedia of Political Science

The Encyclopedia of Political Science (CQ Press) was named RUSA's 2012 Outstanding Reference Sources.

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RECENT AND UPCOMING EVENTS

State Politics and Policy Conference
February 16-18 Rice University in Houston, TX

American Society for Public Administration
March 3-5 in Las Vegas, NV

Union for Radical Political Economics
March 16-18 in New York City

Western Political Science Association
March 21-24 in Portland, OR

International Studies Association
March 31-April 4 in San Diego, CA

Political Studies Association
April 3-5 in Belfast, Ireland

Midwest Political Science Association
April 11-14 in Chicago, IL

Urban Affairs Association
April 18-21 in Pittsburgh, PA

Latin American Studies Association
May 23-26 in San Francisco, CA

8th Transatlantic Dialogue: Transitions in Governance
June 6-9 in Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands

International Institute of Administrative Sciences
June 18-22 in Mérida, Yucatan, Mexico

British International Studies Association/ISA
June 20-22 in Edinburgh, Scotland

European Political Science Association
June 21-23 in Berlin, Germany

International Political Science Association World Congress
July 8-12 in Madrid, Spain

American Political Science Association
August 30-September 2 in New Orleans, LA

European Group for Public Administration
September 5-8 in Bergen, Norway

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