Area Studies

Journal Rankings
TQCC Average citations Median citations H4-Index Number of Papers Impact Factor
(A journal has H4-Index of h when h of its past four year's publications has h citations, whereby h is the highest possible number that renders the former statement true. The citation data are based on CrossRef. The ranking can be re-used under a CC0-license.)
(Using publications from roughly 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01)
Rank Journal H4-Index
1 Eurasian Geography and Economics21
2 East European Politics16
3 Journal of Chinese Political Science14
- Latin American Research Review14
5 Journal of Contemporary China13
6 Economic Development and Cultural Change11
- Nationalities Papers-The Journal of Nationalism and Ethnicity11
- South Asia-Journal of South Asian Studies11
- China Quarterly11
- Critical Asian Studies11
- European Security11
- Journal of Asian Public Policy11
- Journal of Contemporary European Studies11
14 Journal of Asian and African Studies10
- Asia Pacific Viewpoint10
- China Journal10
- Journal of Contemporary Asia10
- Post-Soviet Affairs10
19 Europe-Asia Studies9
- Journal of Asian Studies9
- Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies9
- Pacific Review9
- Review of African Political Economy9
- African Affairs9
- Asian Studies Review9
- Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies9
- Journal of Eastern African Studies9
- Southeast European and Black Sea Studies9
- Africa9
- Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies9
31 European Review8
- Journal of Southern African Studies8
- Mediterranean Politics8
- Turkish Studies8
- Central Asian Survey8
- Contemporary South Asia8
- Latin American Politics and Society8
- Bulletin of Latin American Research8
- China Information8
40 Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs7
- Latin American Perspectives7
- African Studies7
- Africa Spectrum7
- Journal of Modern African Studies7
- Middle East Critique7
- Asian Survey7
- British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies7
- East European Politics and Societies7
49 Journal of Latin American Studies6
- Pacific Affairs6
- International Journal of Middle East Studies6
- Slavic Review6
- African Studies Review6
- China Perspectives6
- East Asian Science Technology and Society-An International Journal6
56 India Review5
- Journal of Palestine Studies5
- Middle East Policy5
- Modern China5
- Bilig5
- IDS Bulletin-Institute of Development Studies5
- Israel Affairs5
- Journal of Australian Studies5
- Modern Asian Studies5
- Pacific Focus5
- Social Science Japan Journal5
- Contemporary Pacific5
- Contemporary Southeast Asia5
69 Social Dynamics-A Journal of African Studies4
- Journal of Baltic Studies4
- Journal of Southeast Asian Studies4
- Modern Italy4
73 Iranian Studies3
- Middle Eastern Studies3
- African and Asian Studies3
- Asian Journal of Social Science3
77 Korea Observer2
- London Journal2
- Middle East Journal2
80 NWIG-New West Indian Guide-Nieuwe West-Indische Gids1