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Debbie Lisle

Vicki Squire
Roxanne Doty

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International Political Sociology (IPS), responds to the need for more productive collaboration among political sociologists, international relations specialists, and sociopolitical theorists …

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International Political Sociology is ranked 10th out of 86 international relations journals with an Impact Factor of 1.955 according to the 2015 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2016). In celebration of this accomplishment, a collection of highly cited articles is now freely accessible.

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Former editors Jef Huysmans and João Nogueira discuss what makes the International Political Sociology journal special, including its mission of global reach and combining various disciplines.

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