A century of international affairs think tanks in historical perspective

  title={A century of international affairs think tanks in historical perspective},
  author={Priscilla Mary Roberts},
  journal={International Journal},
  pages={535 - 555}
  • P. Roberts
  • Published 11 June 2015
  • Political Science
  • International Journal
This essay surveys the operations of foreign policy think tanks, and how they have functioned to create transnational knowledge networks, since their emergence in the early twentieth century, around the First World War. It discusses how patterns of linkages among foreign policy think tanks changed and evolved over time, and were linked to broader Anglo-American, imperial, and internationalist networks and relationships, and to the changing international political climate and configuration. It… 

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