As it becomes available, you can find here brief news items from the PSAI such as details of upcoming PSAI events, information on how PSAI can support its members, politics conferences and workshops in Ireland, prizes and new publications by PSAI members.
Launch of Iain McMenamin's 'If Money Talks, What Does It Say? Corruption and Business Financing of Political Parties’
New eBook - Citizens' Voices: Experiments in Democratic Renewal and Reform
PSAI Teaching and Learning Award 2011
The Brian Farrell book prize 2012
The PSAI awards an annual prize for the best book published in political science by a member of the Political Studies Association of Ireland. The prize is awarded each year at the annual conference. The 2011 Brian Farrell Book Prize was awarded to Peter Shirlow, Jonathan Tonge, James McAuley and Catherine McGlynn, for their book 'Abandoning Historical Conflict? Former Political Prisoners and Reconciliation in Northern Ireland
The competition is open to single-authored and jointly-authored books written by PSAI members and published in 2011. Nominations for the book prize are sough each year in May.
The PSAI offers several schemes designed to support members of the Association:
A wide range of back issues of PSAI publications are now available for purchase by members. Subject to availability, the following publications can be obtained:
Copies of the journal cost €10 each, or 3 issues for €25.
Anyone wishing to find out more or to order publications can contact Michael Courtney at firstname.lastname@example.org.