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One of the benefits of PSA membership is a free subscription to Political Insight magazine, which members can choose to access online or by post. We were delighted earlier ths year to welcome the new members of the editorial board. To read more about this, check out the latest edition of PSA News here.…


Specialist Group event
21 Mar
Sport in the Age of Geopolitical Crisis (21-22 March 2024)
21 - 22 Mar 2024
PSA Annual Conference event
22 Mar
22 Mar 2024
PSA Early Career Network event
24 Mar
24 Mar 2024
PSA Annual Conference event
25 Mar
25 - 27 Mar 2024
Specialist Group event
31 Mar
The Specialist Group on Autocracies and Regime Change's Best Paper Award is given for the best paper on issues relating to autocracies or regime change presented at the PSA Annual Conference 2024.
31 Mar 2024

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