European Journal of Political Research

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
European Journal of Political Research  
European Journal of Political Research.jpg
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
EJPR
Discipline political science, comparative politics
Language English
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
Formerly published: Amsterdam : Elsevier, 1973-1989. Dordrecht : Kluwer, 1989-2002. Wiley-Blackwell, 2002-current
2.508
Indexing
ISSN 0304-4130 (print)
1475-6765 (web)
LCCN 74645044
CODEN EJPRDY
OCLC no. 230744489
Links

The European Journal of Political Research (EJPR) is a major journal of European political science sponsored by the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR).[1] It is one of the most highly respected journals in the discipline, and the first journal of the ECPR.[2]

The EJPR specialises in articles articulating theoretical and comparative perspectives in political science, covering quantitative and qualitative approaches. All articles are subject to anonymised peer review.[citation needed] The Journal is currently edited by Professors Claudio Radaelli (University of Exeter)[3] and Ioannis Papadopoulos (University of Lausanne).

Ranking[edit]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2014 impact factor of 2.508, ranking it 7th out of 161 journals in the category "Political Science".[4] In 2008 and 2014, it was ranked by the SCImago Journal Rank 48th and 26th, respectively in the Sociology and Political Science category.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.ecpr.eu/ContentPage.aspx?ID=122
  2. ^ https://www.ecpr.eu/Publications/Default.aspx
  3. ^ http://centres.exeter.ac.uk/ceg/
  4. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Political Science". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. 
  5. ^ "Journal Rankings 2008". SCImago Journal Rank. Retrieved 18 August 2015. 
  6. ^ "Journal Rankings 2014". SCImago Journal Rank. Retrieved 18 August 2015.