The International Encyclopedia of Political Science published by Bertand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser and Leonardo Morlino (eds.) has been awarded an Honorable Mention for the Dartmouth Medal. Established in 1974, this medal honors the creation of a reference work of outstanding quality and significance. Dartmouth Medal Honorable Mention certificates may also be presented. More information about the Dartmouth Medal.
About the Encyclopedia : With entries from leading international scholars from around the world, the International Encyclopedia of Political Science provides a definitive, comprehensive picture of all aspects of political life, recognizing its theoretical foundations and including empirical findings from across the globe. The eight volumes examine all the main subdisciplines of political science and include coverage of comparative politics, epistemology, political economy, political sociology, and international relations. Readers will find theoretical and empirical background on other important issues such as global security, the relationship between religion and the state, and political issues related to gender and race/ethnicity. The International Encyclopedia of Political Science provides an essential, authoritative guide to the state of political science at the start of the 21st century and for decades to come, making it an invaluable resource for a global readership, including researchers, students, citizens, and policy makers. The Encyclopedia is available on-line
A number of contributors are researchers or professors at Sciences Po.
Bertrand Badie holds graduate degrees from Sciences Po, the Institut des Langues Orientales and the University of Paris I. Ph.D. in political science from Sciences Po (1975); Full Professor (Professeur agrégé) of political science since 1982. He was director of the Presses de Sciences Po from 1994 to 2003; director of the Rotary Center for International Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution at Sciences Po between 2001 and 2005. Currently, he is the head of the Research Master’s in International Relations and of the Doctoral Program in Political Science of International Relations at Sciences Po.