Latin American Perspectives
|Latin American Perspectives|
|Discipline||Latin American studies|
|Edited by||Ronald H. Chilcote|
Latin American Perspectives, A Journal on Capitalism and Socialism, is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Latin American studies. The journal's editor-in-chief is Ronald Chilcote (University of California). It was established in 1974 and is currently published by SAGE Publications.
Abstracting and indexing
Latin American Perspectives is abstracted and indexed in Scopus, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2012 impact factor is 0.474, ranking it 96th out of 157 journals in the category "Political Science" and 26th out of 65 journals in the category "Area Studies".