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Foreign Policy Research Institute


Founded in 1955 by Ambassador Robert Strausz-Hupe, FPRI is a 501(c)(3) non-partisan, non-profit organization devoted to bringing the insights of scholarship to bear on the development of policies that advance U.S. national interests. In the tradition of Strausz-Hupe, FPRI embraces history and geography to illuminate foreign policy challenges facing the United States.

Journal: Orbis

International Academy for Intercultural Research


The Primary Purpose of the Academy is to promote intercultural understanding.  Accordingly, it promotes and encourages research, theory, and practice in the field of intercultural relations. The Academy also strives to disseminate to the public information regarding intercultural relations and it encourages interchanges between people with an interest in intercultural relations. The ultimate goal of the Academy is to promote world peace and prosperity through applications of academic principles and research findings to the betterment of human realities.

Journal: International Journal of Intercultural Relations

International Network for Social Network Analysis


INSNA is the professional association for researchers interested in social network analysis.

Journal: Social Networks

International Sociological Association Research Committee 28 on Social Stratification and Mobility


RC28 general objectives are to promote high quality research on social stratification and social mobility, and the international exchange of scientific information in this field.

Journal: Research in Social Stratification and Mobility

Western Social Science Association


The WSSA advances scholarship, teaching, service and professional exchange across the social science disciplines. The Association's mission is to foster professional study, to advance research, and to promote the teaching of social science.

Journal: The Social Science Journal