SAM publishes PERCEPTIONS, an English language journal on foreign affairs. The views expressed in the articles are those of the authors and should not be attributed to the Center for Strategic Research.

PERCEPTIONS is a peer-reviewed journal and is included in the following databases and indexes: Columbia International Affairs Online, CSA Index, Gale-Cengage, Current Contents of Periodicals on the Middle East, EBSCO, European Sources Online, Index Islamicus, International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA), Lancaster Index to Defense & International Security Literature, PAIS Index, Pro Quest, Turkish Academic Network and Information Center (TÜBİTAK - ULAKBIM).