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Political Science ERA Ranking Journals

The ERA research rankings are based on research published throughout the world in ERA accepted journals. The Political Science research rankings involved an analysis of a range of journal publications to establish the performance level of each participating institution in this field.

List of Political Science Research ERA Ranking Journals:


AQ (Balmain): Journal of Contemporary Analysis
Acta Politica: international journal of political science
Administration and Society
Afrique Contemporaine
Agenda: empowering women for gender equity
Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems
Alternative Law Journal?
Alternatives: global local political
American Ethnologist
American International Journal of Contemporary Research
American Journal of International Law
American Journal of Political Science
American Political Science Review
American Politics Research
American Review of Politics
American Review of Public Administration
Analyse and Kritik: Zeitschrift fuer Sozialtheorie
Anarchist Studies
Annual Review of Political Science
Antithesis
Aozhou Yanjiu
Arab Studies Quarterly
Armed Forces and Society
Asia – Pacific Review
Asia Pacific Development Journal
Asia Pacific Journal on Human Rights and the Law
Asia Pacific Viewpoint
Asia Pacific World
Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies
Asian Ethnicity
Asian Journal of Peacebuilding
Asian Journal of Political Science
Asian Perspective
Asian Security
Astropolitics: the international journal of space politics and policy
Austral: Brazilian Journal of Strategy and International Relations
Australasian Parliamentary Review
Australian Army Journal
Australian Defence Force Journal: journal of the Australian profession of arms
Australian Journal of International Affairs
Australian Journal of Maritime and Ocean Affairs
Australian Journal of Political Science
Australian Journal of Politics and History
Australian Review of Public Affairs
Australian and New Zealand Journal of European Studies
BIIS: Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies
Behavioral Sciences of Terrorism and Political Aggression
Boston University Law Review
British Journal of Political Science
British Politics
Bulletin of Latin American Research
Business and Politics
Cambridge Review of International Affairs
Canadian Foreign Policy
Canadian Journal of Development Studies
Canadian Journal of Political Science
Canadian Political Science Review
Capitalism Nature Socialism: a journal of socialist ecology
China: An International Journal
Chinese Journal of International Politics
Citizenship Studies
Civil Liberty
Civil Wars
Clinical Governance: an international journal
Cold War History
Commonwealth Journal of Local Governance
Commonwealth and Comparative Politics
Communist and Post-Communist Studies
Comparative European Politics
Comparative Political Studies
Comparative Politics
Comparative Strategy: an international journal
Conflict Management and Peace Science
Conflict Resolution Quarterly
Conflict Resolution and Negotiation Journal
Conflict Security and Development
Conservation and Society
Constellations: an international journal of critical and democratic theory
Constitutional Political Economy
Contemporary Arab Affairs
Contemporary Chinese Thought: a journal of translations
Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood
Contemporary Political Theory
Contemporary Politics
Contemporary Security Policy
Continental Philosophy Review
Cooperation and Conflict: Nordic journal of international studies
Cornell International Law Journal
Cr?tica Contemporanea: Revista de Teor?a Pol?tica
Crime Law and Social Change: an interdisciplinary journal
Critical Horizons
Critical Military Studies
Critical Policy Analysis: theory methods and practice
Critical Policy Studies
Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy
Critical Social Policy
Critical Studies on Security
Critique internationale
Critique: revue generale des publications francaises et etrangeres
Cuban Studies
Cultural Politics
Current Issues in Comparative Education (CICE)
Current Politics and Economics of Africa
Dados: revista de ciencias sociais
Defence Studies
Defence and Security Analysis
Deleuze Studies
Democratic Theory
Democratization
Diaspora Studies
Diplomacy and Statecraft
Dynamics of Asymmetric Conflict: pathways toward terrorism and genocide
EJournal of eDemocracy and Open Government (JeDEM)
East European Politics and Societies
Economic and Political Studies
Economics and Philosophy
Economy and Society
Ecopolitics Online Journal
Education and Urban Society: an independent quarterly journal of social research
Eighteenth-Century Thought
Electoral Studies
Electronic Government: an international journal
Electronic Journal of e-Government
Environmental Philosophy
Environmental Politics
Ethical Theory and Moral Practice
Ethics and Global Politics
Ethics and International Affairs
Ethnopolitics
Europe-Asia Studies
European Foreign Affairs Review
European Integration Online Papers
European Journal of International Relations
European Journal of Philosophy
European Journal of Political Economy
European Journal of Political Research
European Journal of Political theory
European Journal of Social Sciences
European Journal of Social Theory
European Political Science
European Political Science Review
European Politics and Society
Flinders Journal of History and Politics
Foreign Policy Analysis
Foreign Policy: the magazine of global politics economics and ideas
Forum for Development Studies
French Politics Culture and Society
French Politics: a journal of contemporary and comparative French politics policy and society
Geopolitics
Georgetown Journal of International Affairs
German Politics
German Politics and Society
Global Change Peace and Security
Global Constitutionalism
Global Development Studies
Global Discourse: An interdisciplinary journal of current affairs and applied contemporary thought
Global Environmental Politics
Global Governance
Global Health Governance
Global Justice: Theory Practice Rhetoric
Global Policy
Global Responsibility to Protect
Global Studies Review
Global Summitry
Governance: an international journal of policy administration and institution
Government and Opposition: an international journal of comparative politics
Griffith Asia Quarterly
Harvard Asia Quarterly
Health Policy and Planning
History of European Ideas
History of Political Thought
History of the Human Sciences
Human Rights Quarterly: a comparative and international journal of the social sciences humanities and law
Humanitas Journal of European Studies
Hypatia: a journal of feminist philosophy
Indian Journal of Political Science
Indian Journal of Politics
Informa?tica na Educac?a?o: Teoria e Pra?tica
Information Polity: An International Journal of Government and Democracy in the Information Age
Insight Turkey
Intelligence and National Security
Interest Groups and Advocacy
International Affairs
International Affairs: promoting dialogue between academics and policy-makers
International Environmental Agreements: Politics Law and Economics
International Feminist Journal of Politics
International Interactions: Empirical and Theoretical Research in International Relations
International Journal
International Journal of China Studies
International Journal of Conflict and Violence
International Journal of Diplomacy and Economy
International Journal of Diversity in Organisations Communities and Nations
International Journal of Electronic Democracy
International Journal of Electronic Governance
International Journal of Human Rights and Constitutional Studies
International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence
International Journal of Law Crime and Justice
International Journal of Peace Studies
International Journal of Politics Culture and Society
International Journal of Press/Politics
International Journal of Public Administration
International Journal of Public Opinion Research
International Journal of Public Policy
International Journal of Social Welfare
International Journal of Transitional Justice
International Journal on World Peace
International Labor and Working-Class History
International Negotiation: A Journal of Theory and Practice
International Organization
International Peacekeeping
International Political Science Review
International Political Sociology
International Politics: a journal of transnational issues and global problems
International Public Relations Review
International Relations Journal
International Relations of the Asia-Pacific
International Review of Public Administration
International Security
International Socialism Journal
International Studies Perspectives
International Studies Quarterly
International Studies Review
International Theory: a journal of international politics law and philosophy
Irish Political Studies
Israel Affairs
Japan Review of International Affairs
Japanese Journal of Political Science
Journal for the Study of Radicalism
Journal of African Elections
Journal of Applied Philosophy
Journal of Asian Security and International Affairs
Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies
Journal of Borderlands Studies
Journal of Chinese Governance
Journal of Chinese Political Science
Journal of Civil Society
Journal of Cold War Studies
Journal of Common Market Studies
Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics
Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: research and practice
Journal of Conflict Resolution: research on war and peace between and within nations
Journal of Conflict Studies
Journal of Contemporary European Studies
Journal of Contemporary Politics
Journal of Critical Realism
Journal of Current Chinese Affairs
Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs
Journal of Cybercommunication Academic Society
Journal of Democracy
Journal of Developing Societies
Journal of Diplomacy and Foreign Relations
Journal of Disaster Research
Journal of East Asia and International Law
Journal of East Asian Affairs
Journal of East Asian Studies
Journal of Elections Public Opinion and Parties
Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy
Journal of European Integration
Journal of European Integration History
Journal of European Public Policy
Journal of Experimental Political Science
Journal of Financial Economics
Journal of Futures Studies
Journal of Genocide Research
Journal of Global Ethics
Journal of Global Intelligence and Policy
Journal of Global Security Studies
Journal of Haitian Studies
Journal of Human Development and Capabilities
Journal of Human Rights Practice
Journal of Human Security
Journal of Information Technology and Politics
Journal of International Peacekeeping
Journal of International Political Theory
Journal of International Relations and Development
Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding
Journal of Law and Courts
Journal of Moral Philosophy
Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs
Journal of Peace Research: an interdisciplinary and international quarterly of scholarly work in peace research
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management
Journal of Political Ideologies
Journal of Political Marketing: political campaigns in the new millennium
Journal of Political Philosophy
Journal of Political Power
Journal of Political Science
Journal of Political and Military Sociology
Journal of Politics in Latin America
Journal of Population Economics
Journal of Pro-Poor Growth
Journal of Public Administration Theory and Research
Journal of Public Deliberation
Journal of Public Policy
Journal of Refugee Studies
Journal of Slavic Military Studies
Journal of Social Philosophy
Journal of Social and Political Psychology
Journal of Sociology
Journal of Strategic Studies
Journal of Terrorism Research
Journal of Theoretical Politics
Journal of Transatlantic Studies
Journal of Women Politics and Policy
Journal of the History of Economic Thought
Journal of the History of Ideas: an international quarterly devoted to intellectual history
Kasarinlan: Philippine Journal of Third World Studies
Keio Journal of Politics
Korean Social Science Journal
La Nouvelle Revue Francaise
Labour History Review
Latin American Politics and Society
Latin American Research Review
Legislative Studies Quarterly
Limes: Cultural Regionalistics
Local Government Studies
Low Intensity Conflict and Law Enforcement
MOTS: les langages du politique
Marine Policy
Maritime Affairs
Marxism and Reality: Journal of the Central Translation and Compilation Bureau
Media War and Conflict
Mediterranean Politics
Melbourne Journal of Politics
Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication
Middle East Policy
Migration Studies
Military Operations Research (Alexandria 1996)
Millennium: journal of international studies
Minerva Journal of Women and War
Modern Intellectual History
Modern Judaism: a journal of Jewish ideas and experience
Modern and Contemporary France
Mongolian Journal of International Affairs
Monthly Review
Moral Philosophy and Politics
National Political Science Review
Naval War College Review
New Formations: a journal of culture/theory/politics
New Left Review
New Political Economy
New Political Science: a journal of politics and culture
New Proposals: Journal of Marxism and Interdisciplinary Inquiry
Nonproliferation Review
Nordic Journal of Human Rights
Nueva Sociedad: democracia y politica en America Latina
Open Journal of Political Science
Orbis (Kidlington): a journal of world affairs
Osteuropa
PArticipation and COnflict
PS: Political Science and Politics
Pacific Focus
Parameters: the United States army’s senior professional journal
Parliamentary Affairs
Parliaments Estates and Representation
Party Politics: international journal for the study of political parties and political organizations
Patterns of Prejudice
Peace Review: a journal of social justice
Peace Studies Journal
Peace and Change: a journal of peace research
Peace and Policy
Peacebuilding
Pensamiento Propio
Perspectives on European Politics and Society
Perspectives on Global Development and Technology
Perspectives on Politics
Perspectives on Terrorism
Perspectives: the Central European Review of International Affairs
Philippine Political Science Journal
Philosophy Today
Philosophy and Public Affairs
Philosophy and Social Criticism
Place Branding and Public Diplomacy
Policy Futures in Education
Policy Sciences: an international journal devoted to the improvement of policy making
Policy Studies
Policy Studies Journal
Policy and Politics: an international journal
Policy and Society
Polis
Politica Externa
Politica y Gobierno
Political Analysis
Political Behavior
Political Communication: an international journal
Political Crossroads
Political Geography
Political Psychology
Political Quarterly
Political Research Quarterly
Political Science
Political Science Quarterly: the journal of public and international affairs
Political Science Research and Methods
Political Studies
Political Studies Review
Political Theology
Political Theory
Politics (Oxford): cutting edge political science in short-article format
Politics Philosophy and Economics
Politics Religion and Ideology
Politics and Gender
Politics and Governance
Politics and Policy
Politics and Religion
Politics and Society
Politics and the Life Sciences
Politik
Politikon: South African journal of political science
Politique Etrangere
Politique et Societes
Politische Vierteljahresschrift
Polity
Post-Soviet Affairs
Postcolonial Studies: culture politics economy
Presidential Studies Quarterly
Problems of Post-Communism
Provincial China
Psychotherapy and Politics International
Public Administration Review
Public Administration: an international quarterly covering public administration throughout the world
Public Choice
Public Opinion Quarterly
Public Policy
Public Policy and Administration
Publius: the journal of federalism
Quaderni
Qualitative Social Work: research and practice
Quarterly Journal of Political Science
RUSI Journal
Ratio: an international journal of analytic philosophy
Rationality and Society
Regional and Federal Studies
Regulation and Governance
Religion State and Society: the Keston journal
Representation: journal of representative democracy
Resilience : international policies practices and discourses
Review of International Political Economy
Review of International Studies
Review of Japanese Culture and Society
Review of Political Economy
Revista Brasileira de Politica Internacional
Revue Francaise de Science Politique
Revue d’Economie Politique
Revue de la Regulation: capitalisme institutions pouvoirs
Rivista Italiana di Scienza Politica
Scandinavian Political Studies
Science and Global Security: the technical basis for arms control and environmental policy initiatives
Science and Public Policy
Science and Society: a journal of marxist thought and analysis
Scottish Journal of Political Economy
Security Challenges
Security Dialogue
Security Studies
Small Wars and Insurgencies
Social Alternatives
Social Identities: journal for the study of race nation and culture
Social Policy and Administration: an international journal of policy and research
Socialism and Democracy
South European Society and Politics
Southeast European and Black Sea Studies
Stability: International Journal of Security & Development
State Crime
Strategic Analysis of the Institute for Defence Studies and Analysis
Strategic Studies
Studies in American Political Development
Studies in Conflict and Terrorism
Studies in Law Politics and Society
Studies in Political Economy: a socialist review
Studies in Social Justice
Survival
TMC Academic Journal
TRaNS: Trans-Regional and -National Studies of Southeast Asia
Taiwan Journal of Democracy
Telos
Temida
Terrorism and Political Violence
The Adam Smith Review
The Anti-Trafficking Review
The British Journal of Politics and International Relations
The Cato Journal: an interdisciplinary journal of public policy analysis
The China and Eurasia Forum Quarterly
The Chinese Journal of Comparative Law
The Cyprus Review: a journal of social economic and political issues
The Economics of Peace and Security Journal
The Global Studies Journal
The Hague Journal of Diplomacy
The International Gramsci Journal
The International History Review
The International Journal of Human Rights
The International Scope Review
The International Spectator
The Journal of Legislative Studies
The Journal of Peace Prosperity and Freedom
The Journal of Politics
The Korean Journal of Defense Analysis
The New England Journal of Political Science
The Open Political Science Journal
The Pacific Review
The Peace and Conflict Review
The Polar Journal
The Review of Politics
The Round Table: the commonwealth journal of international affairs
The SAIS Review of International Affairs
The Sixties: a journal of history politics and culture
The South African Journal of International Affairs
The South Slav Journal
Theoria: a journal of social and political theory
Theory and Event: an online journal of political theory
Theory and Society: renewal and critique in social theory
Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions
Transnational Legal Theory
Turkish Journal of Politics
Turkish Studies
Urban Challenge
War and Society
War in History
Washington Quarterly
West European Politics
World Politics
World Tensions
World Today
Zeitschrift Fur Politikwissenschaft


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