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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
Political Science D-index 26 Citations 4,704 129 World Ranking 795 National Ranking 24

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Awards & Achievements

1996 - Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

Jacques J.A. Thomassen mainly focuses on Politics, Public administration, Political economy, Representation and European integration. His Politics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Representation and Foundation. His Public administration research includes elements of Voting, Government and Proportional representation, Primary election, Democracy.

His Democracy study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Individualism and State. His Political economy research incorporates elements of Lower house and Parliament. His Representation research incorporates themes from Legitimacy, European studies and Public opinion.

His most cited work include:

  • Citizens and the state (427 citations)
  • Political representation and legitimacy in the European Union (385 citations)
  • The European voter : a comparative study of modern democracies (212 citations)

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

His main research concerns Politics, Political economy, Public administration, Parliament and Democracy. The Politics study combines topics in areas such as Empirical evidence, European integration and Representation. His research in European integration intersects with topics in Elite and European Union law.

His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Legitimacy, Resizing, Democratic deficit and Political communication. While the research belongs to areas of Public administration, he spends his time largely on the problem of Government, intersecting his research to questions surrounding Context. His Parliament research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Legislature and Power.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (40.60%)
  • Political economy (34.59%)
  • Public administration (19.55%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2008-2017)?

  • Politics (40.60%)
  • Political economy (34.59%)
  • Legitimacy (15.04%)

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

Jacques J.A. Thomassen focuses on Politics, Political economy, Legitimacy, Parliament and Public administration. His Politics study combines topics in areas such as Empirical evidence and Representation. His Political economy study incorporates themes from European integration and Public policy.

In European integration, he works on issues like European Union law, which are connected to Democratic deficit. The various areas that Jacques J.A. Thomassen examines in his Legitimacy study include Eurobarometer and Resizing. His work focuses on many connections between Public administration and other disciplines, such as Accountability, that overlap with his field of interest in Voting.

Between 2008 and 2017, his most popular works were:

  • Pathways to party unity: Sanctions, loyalty, homogeneity and division of labour in the Dutch parliament (82 citations)
  • Political representation and government in the European Union (75 citations)
  • European Parliament Elections and Political Representation: Policy Congruence between Voters and Parties. (68 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

His scientific interests lie mostly in Politics, Parliament, Political economy, Public administration and Law. His primary area of study in Politics is in the field of Democracy. His work on Representative democracy as part of general Democracy research is often related to Socialization, thus linking different fields of science.

Jacques J.A. Thomassen works mostly in the field of Parliament, limiting it down to topics relating to European integration and, in certain cases, European Union law, European level and Congruence. His Public administration research is multidisciplinary, relying on both State of affairs, Group cohesiveness, Legislature, Power and Resizing. His work on Loyalty, Single non-transferable vote, Division of labour and Sanctions as part of general Law study is frequently connected to Variables, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them.

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Best Publications

Political representation and legitimacy in the European Union

Hermann Schmitt;Jacques J. A. Thomassen.
In: H. Schmitt, J.J.A. Thomassen (eds.) Political representation and legitimacy in the European (1999)

710 Citations

Citizens and the state

Jacques Thomassen.
Beliefs in government (1998)

664 Citations

The European voter : a comparative study of modern democracies

Jacques Thomassen.
Comparative politics (2005)

334 Citations

Satisfaction with democracy: Do institutions matter?

Kees Aarts;Jacques J.A. Thomassen.
Electoral Studies (2008)

319 Citations

Modes of Political Representation: Toward a New Typology

Rudy B. Andeweg;Jacques J.A. Thomassen.
Legislative Studies Quarterly (2005)

254 Citations

Policy Representation in Western Democracies

Jacques Thomassen.
(2000)

241 Citations

Political representation and government in the European Union

Peter Mair;Jacques J.A. Thomassen.
(2010)

223 Citations

Pathways to party unity: Sanctions, loyalty, homogeneity and division of labour in the Dutch parliament

Rudy B. Andeweg;Jacques J.A. Thomassen.
Party Politics (2011)

189 Citations

Party Identification and Party Choice

Frode Berglund;Sören Holmberg;Hermann Schmitt;Jacques Thomassen.
Comparative politics (2005)

187 Citations

The comparative Study of electoral Systems

Jacques J.A. Thomassen;S. Rosenstone;H.D. Klingemann;J. Curtice.
Congresbijdrage, International Political Science Association (1994)

162 Citations

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