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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 22 Citations 2,862 78 World Ranking 1246 National Ranking 703

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Politics
  • Democracy

His main research concerns Political economy, Democracy, Elite, Democratic consolidation and Latin Americans. His Political economy study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Elite theory, Social science, Representative democracy and Western thought. His Democracy study combines topics in areas such as Development economics and Economic system.

The various areas that John Higley examines in his Elite study include Autonomy and Direct democracy. His Democratic consolidation research integrates issues from Comparative politics and Dilemma. His study in the fields of Self-expression values under the domain of Politics overlaps with other disciplines such as Variable.

His most cited work include:

  • The Elite Variable in Democratic Transitions and Breakdowns (254 citations)
  • Elites and Democratic Consolidation in Latin America and Southern Europe: Introduction: elite transformations and democratic regimes (116 citations)
  • Elites and democratic consolidation in Latin America and Southern Europe (99 citations)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Political economy, Elite, Politics, Democracy and Social science. His research integrates issues of Typology, Social change, Communism, Elite theory and Representative democracy in his study of Political economy. His study looks at the intersection of Elite and topics like Power with Ruling class.

John Higley has included themes like World War II and Public administration in his Politics study. His study in Democracy is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Development economics and Economic system. The Democratic consolidation study combines topics in areas such as Comparative politics, Latin Americans, East-Central Europe and Economic history.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Political economy (59.09%)
  • Elite (45.45%)
  • Politics (41.82%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2007-2020)?

  • Political economy (59.09%)
  • Politics (41.82%)
  • Elite (45.45%)

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

John Higley spends much of his time researching Political economy, Politics, Elite, Elitism and Democracy. His Political economy research incorporates themes from Social science, Public policy, Immigration and Power. John Higley interconnects Economy, World War II and Public administration in the investigation of issues within Politics.

His work on Elite theory as part of general Elite research is often related to Variable, thus linking different fields of science. John Higley combines subjects such as Liberalism, Genealogy, Vision and Neoclassical economics with his study of Elitism. His study on Democratization is often connected to Illusion as part of broader study in Democracy.

Between 2007 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Elite Theory and Elites (26 citations)
  • Democratic elitism : new theoretical and comparative perspectives (25 citations)
  • Immigration and the Financial Crisis: The United States and Australia Compared (10 citations)

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Best Publications

Elite integration in stable democracies: a reconsideration

John Higley;Ursula Hoffmann-Lange;Charles Kadushin;Gwen Moore.
European Sociological Review (1991)

224 Citations

Elites and Democratic Consolidation in Latin America and Southern Europe: Introduction: elite transformations and democratic regimes

Michael Burton;Richard Gunther;John Higley.
(1991)

174 Citations

Elites and democratic consolidation in Latin America and Southern Europe

John Higley;Richard Gunther.
Americas (1993)

151 Citations

Elites and Democratic Consolidation in Latin America and Southern Europe: About the contributors

John Higley;Richard Gunther.
(1991)

139 Citations

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Karen L. Remmer;Luiz Carlos Bresser Pereira;Jose Maria Maravall;Adam Przeworski.
Comparative politics (1995)

111 Citations

Elites and Democratic Consolidation in Latin America and Southern Europe: Elites and democratic consolidation in Latin America and Southern Europe: an overview

Michael Burton;Richard Gunther;John Higley.
(1991)

61 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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