Ranking & Metrics Journal Information Aims & Scope of the Journal
Political Communication

Political Communication

Research
Impact Score* 2.6

OFFICIAL WEBSITE

Ranking & Metrics Impact Score is a novel metric devised to rank conferences based on the number of contributing the best scientists in addition to the h-index estimated from the scientific papers published by the best scientists. See more details on our methodology page.

Research Impact Score*: 2.6
Impact Factor: 6.176
Citescore: 11.1
SCIMAGO SJR: 3.371
SCIMAGO H-index: 90
Research Ranking (Law and Political Science) 36
Number of Best scientists*: 32
Documents by best scientists*: 38

Journal Information

ISSN: 1058-4609
Publisher: Political Communication
Periodicity: Bimonthly
Editors-in-Chief: Regina Lawrence

Aims & Scope of the Journal

Political Communication publishes scientific documents studying recent vital contributions in the areas of Political science. The primary research topics covered in this academic venue consist of Politics, Media studies, Law, Social psychology and Political economy.
Political Communication publishes novel scientific papers which go through peer review by experts in the field. The journal welcomes submissions from the research community where attention will be on the innovativeness and the practical impact of the reported findings.


Political Communication is listed in a wide variety of abstracting and indexing datasets including Scopus, Web of Science and Research.com. A significant number of leading scholars have published their research contributions at this Journal including Stefaan Walgrave, Stefaan Walgrave, Peter Van Aelst, Rens Vliegenthart and Stuart Soroka.


For extra information on the rules and submission provisions for authors, you are advised to visit the official website for the journal for Political Communication at https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/upcp20/current .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Stefaan Walgrave

Stefaan Walgrave

University of Antwerp

Publications: 4

Rens Vliegenthart

Rens Vliegenthart

University of Amsterdam

Publications: 3

Peter Van Aelst

Peter Van Aelst

University of Antwerp

Publications: 3

Regina G. Lawrence

Regina G. Lawrence

University of Oregon

Publications: 2

Frank Esser

Frank Esser

University of Zurich

Publications: 2

Tamir Sheafer

Tamir Sheafer

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Publications: 2

Darren G. Lilleker

Darren G. Lilleker

Bournemouth University

Publications: 2

Stuart Soroka

Stuart Soroka

University of Michigan–Ann Arbor

Publications: 2

Philip N. Howard

Philip N. Howard

University of Oxford

Publications: 1

Homero Gil de Zúñiga

Homero Gil de Zúñiga

University of Salamanca

Publications: 1

Hajo G. Boomgaarden

Hajo G. Boomgaarden

University of Vienna

Publications: 1

Wouter van der Brug

Wouter van der Brug

University of Amsterdam

Publications: 1

Andreas R.T. Schuck

Andreas R.T. Schuck

University of Amsterdam

Publications: 1

Fabrizio Gilardi

Fabrizio Gilardi

University of Zurich

Publications: 1

Alexander H. Trechsel

Alexander H. Trechsel

University of Lucerne

Publications: 1

Nils B. Weidmann

Nils B. Weidmann

University of Konstanz

Publications: 1

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