MA in International Relations resources

Supplement your studies

If you are interested in the online MA International Relations course, there is a wealth of international relations resources available online, including relevant publications, associations and conferences that may be of interest. Learn more about this global discipline before applying, or use these resources to supplement your studies once enrolled in Nottingham Trent University’s (NTU) online MA in International Relations.

Industry publications

Journal of Conflict Resolution (JCR)
Providing scholars and researchers with the latest studies and theories on the causes of and solutions to the full range of human conflict, JCR focuses on conflict between and within states, but also explores a variety of inter-group and interpersonal conflicts that may help in understanding problems of war and peace.

International Relations
International Relations publishes articles from all perspectives and on all subjects pertaining to international relations, including law, economics, ethics, strategy, philosophy, culture, and the environment, in addition to more mainstream conceptual work and policy analysis.

Foreign Affairs
A leading forum for serious discussion of American foreign policy and global affairs, Foreign Affairs is published by the Council on Foreign Relations, a non-profit organisation dedicated to improving the understanding of US foreign policy and international affairs through the free exchange of ideas.

Relevant associations

The International Studies Association (ISA)
Founded in 1959 to promote research and education in international affairs, the ISA cooperates with 57 international studies organisations in over 30 countries, is a member of the International Social Science Council, and enjoys non-governmental consultative status with the United Nations.

The European International Studies Association (EISA)
A membership based association, serving the International Relations community in Europe and beyond, EISA’s activities range from large scale biennial Pan-European Conferences to European Workshops in International Studies, PhD summer schools, Exploratory Symposia and Young Researchers’ Workshops.

The Political Studies Association
The Political Studies Association exists to develop and promote the study of politics. Founded in 1950, it is the leading association in its field in the United Kingdom, with an international membership including academics in political science and current affairs, theorists and practitioners, policy-makers, researchers and students.

The European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)
The ECPR is a membership association for academic institutions concerned with the teaching and research of political science and international relations. Membership of the ECPR gives individuals access to a range of benefits which can help support and develop their careers.

The British International Studies Association (BISA)
Founded in 1975, BISA is a learned society which develops and promotes the study of international studies, global politics and related subjects through teaching, research and the facilitation of contact between scholars.

The International Political Science Association (IPSA)
IPSA was founded in Paris in 1949 and its mandate is to support the development of political science in all parts of the world, and create an inclusive and global political science community in which all can participate.

Key conferences

The International Studies Association Annual Convention

The European International Studies Association Annual Conference

The European Consortium for Political Research Annual Conference

The British International Studies Association Annual Conference

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