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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 23 Citations 4,740 70 World Ranking 1069 National Ranking 178

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

Martin J. Smith focuses on Public administration, Political economy, State, Politics and Civil servants. His research in Public administration intersects with topics in Corporate governance, Corporatism, Accountability and Public policy. The concepts of his Corporate governance study are interwoven with issues in New Right, Modernity, Civil society and Globalization.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Systems theory in political science, Pluralism, Economic system and Public expenditure. His studies deal with areas such as Balance, Big Society and Power as well as State. The study incorporates disciplines such as Narrative, Making-of and Appeal in addition to Politics.

His most cited work include:

  • Understanding Policy Networks: Towards a Dialectical Approach (412 citations)
  • Governance and Public Policy in the United Kingdom (199 citations)
  • Pressure, power, and policy : state autonomy and policy networks in Britain and the United States (136 citations)

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

Martin J. Smith mainly focuses on Public administration, Politics, Government, Political economy and Law. Martin J. Smith has researched Public administration in several fields, including Corporate governance, Public relations, Power, Civil servants and Devolution. His Power research includes elements of Context and State.

The various areas that Martin J. Smith examines in his Politics study include Social science and Accountability. The Central government research Martin J. Smith does as part of his general Government study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Core, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science. Martin J. Smith interconnects Economic system, Austerity and Economy in the investigation of issues within Political economy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public administration (38.06%)
  • Politics (33.58%)
  • Government (20.90%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2011-2021)?

  • Politics (33.58%)
  • Public administration (38.06%)
  • Political economy (19.40%)

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

His primary areas of study are Politics, Public administration, Political economy, Law and Government. Martin J. Smith has included themes like Corporate governance and Accountability in his Politics study. His study in the field of Local government is also linked to topics like Cabinet.

His Political economy research focuses on Economy and how it relates to Political class. In the field of Law, his study on Democracy, Demise and Parliament overlaps with subjects such as Brexit and Disengagement theory. His Government study also includes fields such as

  • State which intersects with area such as Power, Universal Credit, Blame and Public Accounts Committee,
  • Austerity which intersects with area such as Public policy and Social policy.

Between 2011 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • From big society to small state: Conservatism and the privatisation of government (23 citations)
  • The Westminster Model and the ‘Indivisibility of the Political and Administrative Elite’ : A Convenient Myth Whose Time Is Up? (16 citations)
  • In Defence of British Politics Against the British Political Tradition (16 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

Martin J. Smith mainly investigates Politics, Political economy, Public administration, Public policy and Democracy. His Politics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Transparency and Accountability. His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Convergence, Labour law, Globalization, Psychological resilience and Social democracy.

His study in Public administration is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Legitimation and Normative. His work in Public policy addresses subjects such as Austerity, which are connected to disciplines such as Corporate governance, National Policy, Central government, Policy analysis and Big Society. The various areas that Martin J. Smith examines in his Elite study include Context, Political system and Referendum.

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Best Publications

Understanding Policy Networks: Towards a Dialectical Approach

David Marsh;Martin Smith.
Political Studies (2000)

993 Citations

Unequal Plurality: Towards an Asymmetric Power Model of British Politics

David Marsh;David Richards;Martin J. Smith.
Government and Opposition (2003)

217 Citations

There is More than One Way to Do Political Science: on Different Ways to Study Policy Networks

David Marsh;Martin J. Smith.
Political Studies (2001)

214 Citations

CHANGING PATTERNS OF GOVERNANCE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM: Reinventing Whitehall

David Marsh;David Richards;Martin J. Smith.
1 ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan; 2002. (2001)

146 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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