Skip to main content
Cambridge Core Share 1200 x 150
  • ISSN: 1531-426X (Print), 1548-2456 (Online)
  • Editor: Alfred P. Montero Carleton College, USA
  • Editorial board
Latin American Politics and Society publishes the highest-quality original social science scholarship on Latin America. The Editorial Board, comprising leading U.S., Latin American, and European scholars, is dedicated to challenging prevailing orthodoxies and promoting innovative theoretical and methodological perspectives on the states, societies, economies, and international relations of the Americas in a globalizing world. In addition to its traditional research articles, Latin American Politics and Society includes Critical Debates—review essays that survey major themes in recent Latin American studies literature. The Policy Issues section presents contending perspectives on major issues of significant policy relevance, and Research Notes is an outlet for shorter pieces with questions of data, theory, and method. The Book Review section provides critiques individual books.

Area Studies – Cambridge Core Blog

  • Forgotten Geographies in Asian Studies
  • 09 July 2018, By Jeff Wasserstrom
  • UC Irvine history professor Jeffrey Wasserstrom recently concluded his ten-year tenure as editor of the Journal of Asian Studies. One of the new practices that...

FifteenEightyFour | Cambridge University Press » Politics

  • The Military Budget Grows Bigger and Bigger
  • 28 August 2018, Chloe Bradley
  • By approving the FY2019 military budget not only did the U.S. Congress and President continue the long history of massive budgets for the military, they exceeded...
  • What our outrage over child separation tells us
  • 21 August 2018, Paris West
  • Hundreds of children still haven’t been reunited with their parents after being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. Many of us are outraged. This sense of...
  • Deportation and the Trump Administration
  • 03 July 2018, Paris West
  • The outcry over the Trump Administration’s policy of separating migrant children from their parents has been overwhelming. The widespread criticism led to the...

SCImago Journal & Country Rank