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Journal of Democracy

Journal of Democracy

Research
Impact Score* 3.2

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Research Impact Score*: 3.2
Impact Factor: 4.663
Citescore: 6.9
SCIMAGO SJR: 2.372
SCIMAGO H-index: 91
Research Ranking (Law and Political Science) 21
Number of Best scientists*: 36
Documents by best scientists*: 42

Journal Information

ISSN: 1045-5736
Publisher: Journal of Democracy
Editors-in-Chief: Larry Diamond

Aims & Scope of the Journal

Journal of Democracy publishes scientific articles studying new fundamental contributions in the fields of Political science. The main research topics disseminated in this academic venue consist of Political economy, Politics, Law, Development economics and Public administration.
Journal of Democracy presents high-quality, original contributions where all submitted articles are peer reviewed to ensure top quality. The journal welcomes submissions from the research community where emphasis will be placed on the originality and the practical importance of the published research.


Journal of Democracy is listed in a wide range of abstracting and indexing databases like Scopus, Web of Science and Research.com. Many leading scholars have published their research contributions at this Journal among them M. Steven Fish, M. Steven Fish, Sumit Ganguly, Marc F. Plattner and Christian Welzel.


For extra information on the instructions and submission prerequisites for authors, please visit the journal website for Journal of Democracy at https://www.press.jhu.edu/journals/journal-democracy .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Sumit Ganguly

Sumit Ganguly

Indiana University

Publications: 3

M. Steven Fish

M. Steven Fish

University of California, Berkeley

Publications: 3

Edward Aspinall

Edward Aspinall

Australian National University

Publications: 2

Yun-han Chu

Yun-han Chu

National Taiwan University

Publications: 2

Larry Diamond

Larry Diamond

Stanford University

Publications: 2

Francis Fukuyama

Francis Fukuyama

Stanford University

Publications: 2

Tom Ginsburg

Tom Ginsburg

University of Chicago

Publications: 2

Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky

Harvard University

Publications: 2

Marc F. Plattner

Marc F. Plattner

National Endowment for Democracy

Publications: 2

Fabrice Lehoucq

Fabrice Lehoucq

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Publications: 1

Aziz Z. Huq

Aziz Z. Huq

University of Chicago

Publications: 1

Bruce Gilley

Bruce Gilley

Portland State University

Publications: 1

Marlène Laruelle

Marlène Laruelle

George Washington University

Publications: 1

Jason Campbell Sharman

Jason Campbell Sharman

Griffith University

Publications: 1

Marcus Mietzner

Marcus Mietzner

Australian National University

Publications: 1

Lucan A. Way

Lucan A. Way

University of Toronto

Publications: 1

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Law and Political Science