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Annual convention 2019, ETH Zürich

«The End of the West? Liberal Orders under Pressure »

Die SVPW gratuliert den Gewinnern des Nachwuchspreises!

Artikelpreis: Dr. Julian Garritzmann

Beste Dissertation: Dr. Simon Lanz und Dr. Simone Wegmann

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The SPSA is the pivotal research network institution of political scientists in Switzerland. The SPSA working group framework allows researchers from various subfields to meet, work together and engage in current debates of political science. Furthermore, the SPSA acts as editor of the Swiss Political Science Review (SPSR) and organizes many different events, such as the SPSA Annual Conference with numerous participants from Switzerland and other countries. In addition, we update our members on current vacancies, events, call for papers and further activities. More...

Swiss Political Science Review

The Swiss Political Science Review is the most important political science journal in Switzerland. It is published on a quarterly basis at the Wiley publishing house on behalf of the SPSA.

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Call for papers

We are happy to announce a call for proposals for a special issue of the Swiss Political Science Review (SPSR) to be published in December 2020. The...

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Call for papers

Inaugurationstagung der DVPW-Themengruppe „Vergleichende Parlamentarismusforschung“


10. und 11. Oktober 2019


Vorschläge für Beiträge...

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Job Center/Reference no.: 9750

Application deadline: 18.09.2019


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