American Journal of Political Science

Cover image for Vol. 60 Issue 1

Edited By: William G. Jacoby, Michigan State University

Impact Factor: 3.269

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 4/161 (Political Science)

Online ISSN: 1540-5907

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The MPSA is a national organization of more than 4,000 political science professors, students, and public administrators. Founded in 1939, the MPSA is dedicated to the advancement of scholarship in all areas of political science.

In April of each year, the MPSA holds one of the largest conferences in the discipline, with presenters from throughout the United States and around the world. Traditionally, the conference is held at the historic Palmer House Hotel in Chicago. For more information, visit the MPSA web site at

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