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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 21 Citations 3,574 55 World Ranking 1461 National Ranking 255

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Politics
  • Law
  • Social science

His primary areas of study are Immigration, Politics, Political economy, Social psychology and Independence. His studies in Immigration integrate themes in fields like Racism and Prejudice. Particularly relevant to Public opinion is his body of work in Politics.

The concepts of his Political economy study are interwoven with issues in Social change and Mainstream. His Social psychology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Opposition and Demographic economics. Robert Ford works mostly in the field of Independence, limiting it down to topics relating to State and, in certain cases, Radical right and Insurgency, as a part of the same area of interest.

His most cited work include:

  • Revolt on the Right: Explaining Support for the Radical Right in Britain (194 citations)
  • Angry White Men: Individual and Contextual Predictors of Support for the British National Party (164 citations)
  • Acceptable and Unacceptable Immigrants: How Opposition to Immigration in Britain is Affected by Migrants' Region of Origin (159 citations)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Political economy, Immigration, Politics, Law and Social psychology. Robert Ford usually deals with Political economy and limits it to topics linked to Independence and State. His research in Immigration tackles topics such as Demographic economics which are related to areas like Ethnic group.

Within one scientific family, Robert Ford focuses on topics pertaining to Public administration under Politics, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Extreme right. His Social psychology research focuses on Prejudice and Norm. His Prejudice research focuses on Criminology and how it connects with Test.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Political economy (31.68%)
  • Immigration (30.69%)
  • Politics (26.73%)

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

  • Political economy (31.68%)
  • Politics (26.73%)
  • Immigration (30.69%)

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

Robert Ford mainly focuses on Political economy, Politics, Immigration, Brexit and Gender studies. His Political economy research includes themes of Immigration policy, Identity politics, Referendum and Cleavage. His work in the fields of Public opinion, Political sociology, Party competition and Presidential system overlaps with other areas such as Competitor analysis.

His Immigration research integrates issues from Cultural diversity and Demographic economics. His Racism study in the realm of Gender studies interacts with subjects such as Inclusion. His Identity study combines topics in areas such as Diversity and Law.

Between 2016 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Britain After Brexit: A Nation Divided (93 citations)
  • Nano-encapsulated Escherichia coli Divisome Anchor ZipA, and in Complex with FtsZ. (37 citations)
  • Is ethnic prejudice declining in Britain? Change in social distance attitudes among ethnic majority and minority Britons (30 citations)

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

  • Politics
  • Law
  • Social science

Politics, Immigration, Political economy, Prejudice and Public opinion are his primary areas of study. Politics and Demographic economics are frequently intertwined in his study. His Immigration study which covers Respondent that intersects with Ethnic group.

His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Party competition, Referendum and Political sociology. His research integrates issues of Gender studies, Criminology and Middle class in his study of Prejudice. His Public opinion research incorporates themes from Egalitarianism, Welfare, Working class and Ideology.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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