NewsLetter de marzo de la IPSA

Publicado el 30 de marzo de 2009 a las 00h. y 00m. por Charo Llera en IPSA


March 2009 Newsletter

IPSA - AISP International Political Science Association/Association internationale de science politique




XXI World Congress of Political Science: Are you working on your paper. Santiago


Abstract proposers have until June 1 to submit their complete papers. Details on how and where to submit papers will be made available soon.


Check the status of your proposal at, under Manage my Abstracts or Manage my Panels.


New Journal. European Political Science Review (EPSR)


EPSR Introducing the new journal published by the ECPR and Cambridge University Press


In March 2009, the ECPR and Cambridge University Press will launch a new journal of political science titled European Political Science Review (EPSR).

EPSR meets the needs of all who wish to keep up to date with important new work in the discipline.

International scope.

EPSR publishes original research of the highest scholarly quality by leading political scientists around the world.

Wide-ranging coverage

EPSR will be wide-ranging, broad-minded and will cover all of the key themes and approaches in the discipline. It will not be restricted to any particular methodology or regional focus.

Extensive outreach

EPSR is published by the European Consortium for Political Research and Cambridge University Press, two leading worldwide organizations dedicated to advancing and disseminating research in political science and government.


Open access to 445 full-text social science publications (in Spanish and Portuguese)


The Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO) has just distributed the list of 445 full-text social science publications (in Spanish and Portuguese) from its network of 245 affiliated institutions in 25 countries. These publications are available in open access from the "Novedades" section in CLACSO´s Digital Library ( For a complete text in Spanish, see,en/


Global South Solidarity Fund Be generous by giving to the IPSA Global South Solidarity Fund.


Free Access to SAGE until April 30


SAGE Journals Online SAGE is pleased to offer free online full-text access to current and back issues of selected journals in political science, international relations and public administration (see list below) until 30 April 2009. Several titles are ISI ranked.

To access the journals, register at:


Journals included:

* Administration & Society

* American Behavioral Scientist

* American Politics Research

* The American Review of Public Administration

* The Annals

* Armed Forces & Society

* Comparative Political Studies

* Conflict Management and Peace Science

* Cooperation and Conflict

* East European Politics & Societies

* European Journal of International Relations

* European Journal of Political Theory

* European Union Politics

* International Political Science Review

* International Relations

* International Review of Administrative Sciences

* International Studies

* Journal of Conflict Resolution

* Journal of Developing Societies

* Journal of Peace Research

* Journal of Theoretical Politics

* Millennium

* Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly

* Party Politics

* Political Research Quarterly

* Political Theory

* Politics & Society

* Politics, Philosophy & Economics

* Public Finance Review

* Public Policy and Administration

* Public Works Management & Policy

* Review of Public Personnel Administration

* Review of Radical Political Economics

* Security Dialogue


Books by Members

Concepts and Method Concepts and Method in Social Science: The tradition of Giovanni Sartori. Edited by David Collier and John Gerring


Nouvelle pol economique. La nouvelle politique économique international: Théories et enjeux. Par Stéphane Paquin


Communication politiqueLa communication politique de la présidentielle de 2007 : Participation ou representation. Sous la direction de Philippe J. Maarek


O United Nations

A prosaic-poetic focus on the past, present and future of the United Nations. By Sinha M.A. Sayeed


Additional references:

IPSA Website

International Political Science Review

International Political Science Abstracts


Upcoming Events (April & May):


01-03/04/2009: Colloque annuel du département de science politique (Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada)


04/04/2009: REGIS 7th Annual Graduate Student Conference (Montreal, Canada)


23-25/04/2009: European Union Studies Association (EUSA) 11th Biennial International Conference (Los Angeles, California)


04-10/05/2009: IAPSS Academic Conference and General Assembly (Ljubljana, Slovenia)


10-12/05/2009: ISSC World Social Science Forum (Bergen, Norway)


27-28/05/2009: Congrès annuel de la Société québécoise de science politique (Ottawa, Canada)


28-29/05/2009: 8th Belgian-Dutch Political Science Conference (Nijmegen, The Netherlands)


28-30/05/2009: Slovenian Political Science Organization 20th Annual Meeting (Portoroz, Slovenia)


30-01/05/2009: Sharing Cultures 2009, International Conference on Intangible Heritage (Pico Island, Portugal)


Call for papers:


Argentine Society of Political Analysis, 9th National Meeting

Venue: Santa Fe City, Argentina

Date: August 19-22, 2009

Application deadline: April 1, 2009


Deterring Terrorism: Theory and Practice

Venue: Zurich, Switzerland

Date: November 5-7, 2009

Application deadline: March 31, 2009


AGS Graduate Student Conference 2009

Venue: Paris, France

Date: June 2-3, 2009

Application deadline: April 15, 2009


World Congress for Korean Politics and Society 2009

Organizer: Korean Political Science Association

Venue: Korea University, Seoul, South Korea

Date: August 20-22, 2009

Application deadline: April 15, 2009


The Empowerment of Civil Society in Urban Policies. For Whom? For What Projects?

Organizer: UNESCO Chair on Urban Policies and Citizenship

Venue: Porquerolles Island, France

Date: October 31-November 3, 2009

Application deadline: May 15, 2009


Independent Local Lists and Local Parties - Challengers From Bottom-up?

Venue: Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany

Date: November 27-28, 2009

Application deadline: June 2, 2009


5th Conference of the Portuguese Political Science Association

Venue: University of Aveiro, Portugal

Date: March 4-6, 2010

Application deadline: October 31, 2009


Job Postings:


One-year visiting faculty position in Comparative Politics or International Relations (Hobart and William Smith Colleges)


Jobs at the Swiss National Center of Competence in Research NCCR Democracy


IBEI Postdoctoral Fellowship 2009 (Barcelona, Spain)


International Political Science Association

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