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Published in partnership with the International Studies Association (ISA)

Oxford University Press has partnered with the ISA on the ORE of International Studies, combining the speed and flexibility of digital with the rigorous standards of academic publishing.

Race, Ethnicity, and Nation

"“Race” is the most controversial term since it is based on a false biological premise that there are distinct groups of genetically similar human populations and that these “races” share unique social and cultural characteristics. This assumption was common among many thinkers during the 19th and much of the 20th centuries and still has a considerable following in folk theories and everyday discourse, but it has been completely discredited by scientific knowledge in biology and genetics. ..." – By Polly Rizova and John Stone

Researching Modern Economic Sanctions

"The increasing use of extraterritorial sanctions provisions and robust sanctions enforcement efforts on the part of the United States has created significant new risks and regulatory burdens for companies around the world. Modern economic sanctions policies also take many new forms that are not captured by existing data efforts nor do the same definitions of success necessarily apply to them either. ..." – By Menevis Cilizoglu and Bryan R. Early

 

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