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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 24 Citations 10,005 48 World Ranking 886 National Ranking 134

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Law

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Social capital, Politics, Political economy, Democracy and Social mobility. His research in Social capital intersects with topics in Social psychology and Bare trust. The Politics study combines topics in areas such as Ethnic group, Harm and Gross domestic product.

His studies link Economic system with Political economy. His work deals with themes such as Social change, Positive economics, Social status and Social reproduction, which intersect with Social mobility. His biological study deals with issues like Political capital, which deal with fields such as Social philosophy and Social order.

His most cited work include:

  • Predicting Cross-National Levels of Social Trust: Global Pattern or Nordic Exceptionalism? (753 citations)
  • Trust, social capital, civil society, and democracy (694 citations)
  • Social Capital and Democracy (577 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Politics, Political economy, Comparative politics, Epistemology and Democracy. His work on Social movement as part of general Politics study is frequently connected to Spite, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them. Kenneth Newton has researched Political economy in several fields, including Economic system, Social reproduction and Social engagement.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Public administration, Social science, State and Political sociology. The study incorporates disciplines such as Social capital and Public relations in addition to Democracy. The various areas that he examines in his Social capital study include Social change, Social philosophy, Social psychology and Social status.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Politics (21.18%)
  • Political economy (16.26%)
  • Comparative politics (13.79%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2007-2021)?

  • Politics (21.18%)
  • Comparative politics (13.79%)
  • Political economy (16.26%)

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

His scientific interests lie mostly in Politics, Comparative politics, Political economy, Political sociology and Democracy. His study in Politics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Social trust, Social psychology, Economy and Mass media. His Social trust study is concerned with the field of Social capital as a whole.

Kenneth Newton has included themes like Express trust, Bare trust and Dilemma in his Social capital study. His Political economy study combines topics in areas such as Welfare state, Globalization, Development economics, Representative democracy and Human rights. His Political sociology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social science, Foreign policy, Direct democracy and Media studies.

Between 2007 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • How General Is Trust in “Most People”? Solving the Radius of Trust Problem (380 citations)
  • Social Trust and Attitudes Toward Democracy (210 citations)
  • Social and Political Trust (163 citations)

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

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Mechanical engineering

Kenneth Newton mainly focuses on Social trust, Social psychology, Politics, Social capital and Public relations. His studies in Social trust integrate themes in fields like Voluntary association, Political economy, Public choice and Public policy. His State research extends to Politics, which is thematically connected.

His research in Social capital intersects with topics in Citizenship, Express trust, Bare trust and Democracy. His study in Democracy is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Social science, Conceptualization and Dilemma. His Public relations research includes themes of Social philosophy, Voting behavior, Political culture, Social movement and Political communication.

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Best Publications

Social and Political Trust

Kenneth Newton;Dietlind Stolle;Sonja Zmerli.
The Oxford Handbook of Political Behaviour (2018)

242 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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