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Edited By: Caroline Soper
Impact Factor: 1.062
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 25/83 (International Relations)
Online ISSN: 1468-2346
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Top accessed articles in 2012
We are pleased to offer free online access to the top five accessed articles in International Affairs in 2012:
The new politics of protection? Côte d'Ivoire, Libya and the responsibility to protect
Alex J. Bellamy, Paul D. Williams
The 2011 uprisings in the Arab Middle East: political change and geopolitical implications
Syria: from ‘authoritarian upgrading’ to revolution?
George W. Bush, Barack Obama and the future of US global leadership
James M. Lindsay
No friend of democratization: Europe's role in the genesis of the ‘Arab Spring’
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International Affairs Podcasts
International Affairs, January 2014
In this 90th anniversary issue podcast, we hear first from the Editor, Caroline Soper, on the journal’s role and history; then from Professor David Stevenson (LSE) and Professor Paul Rogers (University of Bradford) on their respective articles
International Affairs, November 2013
Professor David Hastings Dunn analyses how shale gas and the resurgence of the US energy sector may mean a revival of American power.
International Affairs September 2013
In the podcast, Professor Doug Stokes talks about his article and Sabine Wolf discusses the review section in the September 2013 issue.
International Affairs July 2013
Listen to Michael Keating, Senior Consulting Fellow, talking with Professor Theo Farrell about his article (co-written with Antonio Giustozzi) The Taliban at war: inside the Helmand insurgency, 2004-2012
International Affairs May 2013
Professor Michael Smith discusses his article on the EU and rising powers, and Sabine Wolf presents the book reviews in the May 2013 issue.
International Affairs January 2013
Dr Michael J Boyle discusses his article on the costs and consequences of drone warfare, and International Affairs editor Caroline Soper gives an overview of upcoming issues up until the journal’s 90th anniversary issue in January 2014.