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Political Science

Political science is the scientific study of politics. It is a social science dealing with systems of governance and power, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, political behavior, and associated constitutions and laws.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
835,509
Prior Five Years
147,829
Total Citations
Lifetime
6,744,067
Prior Five Years
558,930
Total Scholars
Lifetime
70,688
Prior Five Years
43,668

Institutional Rankings

Global (Worldwide)
Academic Institutions
Lifetime
Academic Institutions
Prior Five Years
Non-academic Institutions
Lifetime
#1
United Kingdom
#1
United Kingdom
N/A
#2
United States
#2
Netherlands
#3
United States
#3
United States
#4
United States
#4
United States
#5
United States
#5
United Kingdom
#6
United States
#6
Denmark
#7
Italy
#7
Italy
#8
United States
#8
Italy
#9
United States
#9
United States
#10
United States
#10
United States
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National Institutional Rankings

Publications and Citation History

Publications based on Top 20 Specialties

Scholars based on Top 20 Specialties

Highly Ranked Scholars™

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Highly Cited Publications

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