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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 26 Citations 7,969 59 World Ranking 700 National Ranking 406

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2018 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1912 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Politics

Human rights, Democracy, Political economy, Politics and Social psychology are his primary areas of study. He works mostly in the field of Human rights, limiting it down to concerns involving Democratization and, occasionally, Proposition, Duration, Regime change and Development economics. His Democracy research includes elements of Persecution and State.

The various areas that Christian Davenport examines in his Political economy study include Torture, Law, Coercion and Polity. His work in the fields of Politics, such as Political repression, intersects with other areas such as Psychological repression. His Social psychology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Positive economics and Self-expression values.

His most cited work include:

  • State Repression and Political Order (615 citations)
  • Democracy and the Violation of Human Rights: A Statistical Analysis from 1976 to 1996 (443 citations)
  • Multi-Dimensional Threat Perception and State Repression: An Inquiry into Why States Apply Negative Sanctions (418 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Politics, Political economy, State, Law and Human rights. His study explores the link between Politics and topics such as Social psychology that cross with problems in Perception. In Political economy, he works on issues like Political authorities, which are connected to Territorial jurisdiction and Public relations.

His research in State intersects with topics in Demographic economics, Torture, Public administration, Social movement and Democracy. His work is dedicated to discovering how Law, Criminology are connected with Newspaper and Law enforcement and other disciplines. As part of one scientific family, he deals mainly with the area of Human rights, narrowing it down to issues related to the Democratization, and often Injustice, Transitional justice, Law and economics and Argument.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (37.35%)
  • Political economy (36.14%)
  • State (33.73%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2020)?

  • Politics (37.35%)
  • Political economy (36.14%)
  • State (33.73%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of investigation include Politics, Political economy, State, Classical mechanics and Continuum. Many of his studies involve connections with topics such as Regional science and Politics. His work carried out in the field of Political economy brings together such families of science as Social movement, Terrorism, Human rights and Spanish Civil War.

His State research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Political violence, Civil Conflict, Genocide, Ethnic group and Field. The concepts of his Ethnic group study are interwoven with issues in Conflict analysis, Global politics, Gender studies and Cultural conflict. Borrowing concepts from Traction, he weaves in ideas under Classical mechanics.

Between 2016 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • The Peace Continuum (21 citations)
  • The Peace Continuum: What It Is and How to Study It (9 citations)
  • THE REBEL ALLIANCE STRIKES BACK: UNDERSTANDING THE POLITICS OF BACKLASH MOBILIZATION (9 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Politics

His main research concerns Classical mechanics, Continuum, Politics, Traction and Regional science. His Politics research includes themes of Organizational behavior, Coercion and Public relations. His Regional science study spans across into fields like Event data and Cross national.

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Best Publications

Protesting While Black? The Differential Policing of American Activism, 1960 to 1990

Christian Davenport;Sarah A. Soule;David A. Armstrong.
American Sociological Review (2011)

197 Citations

Velvet glove, iron fist, or even hand? protest policing in the united states, 1960-1990

Sarah Soule;Christian Davenport.
Mobilization (2009)

176 Citations

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Neil J. Mitchell

University College London

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Ronald Inglehart

University of Michigan–Ann Arbor

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Joseph K. Young

Joseph K. Young

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Emilie Marie Hafner-Burton

University of California, San Diego

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Kristian Skrede Gleditsch

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Todd Landman

University of Nottingham

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Scott Gates

Peace Research Institute

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Timothy Besley

London School of Economics and Political Science

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Bruce Tranter

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Indra de Soysa

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Nils B. Weidmann

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John D. McCarthy

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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