About the Journal

Strategic Studies is a flagship publication of the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI) with the primary aim of contributing in the field of scholarly research pertaining to foreign policy, security and strategic stability of relevance to Pakistan, the region and the international community. Strategic Studies is an HEC recognised journal being published since 1977 on a regular basis. The journal follows stringent editorial screening and double-blind peer review process. Besides contributions by its own in-house team of researchers, the journal welcomes submissions from scholars all across the world. Strategic Studies ensures that the articles published are based on original and specific research questions that meet the standards of the field of study covered by the journal. The journal deals comprehensively with the collection of qualitative and quantitative data, theoretical framework and conceptual inquiry and provides an international forum for researchers and practitioners to advance knowledge and promote qualitative research practices. The publication frequency of the journal had been quarterly from 1977 till 2021. From 2022 onwards, Strategic Studies will be published on biannual basis.