American Political Science Review

(The H4-Index of American Political Science Review is 35. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Democracy in America? Partisanship, Polarization, and the Robustness of Support for Democracy in the United States258
Partisan Polarization Is the Primary Psychological Motivation behind Political Fake News Sharing on Twitter160
Agenda Seeding: How 1960s Black Protests Moved Elites, Public Opinion and Voting149
The Opinion-Mobilizing Effect of Social Protest against Police Violence: Evidence from the 2020 George Floyd Protests119
Administrative Records Mask Racially Biased Policing116
When to Worry about Sensitivity Bias: A Social Reference Theory and Evidence from 30 Years of List Experiments94
Who Governs? A New Global Dataset on Members of Cabinets69
The Rise and Fall of Social Democracy, 1918–201768
Increasing Precision without Altering Treatment Effects: Repeated Measures Designs in Survey Experiments67
Political Advertising Online and Offline62
Constraining Governments: New Indices of Vertical, Horizontal, and Diagonal Accountability59
Wildfire Exposure Increases Pro-Environment Voting within Democratic but Not Republican Areas55
Gone For Good: Deindustrialization, White Voter Backlash, and US Presidential Voting54
Seniority-Based Nominations and Political Careers50
Educative Interventions to Combat Misinformation: Evidence from a Field Experiment in India49
Which Identity Frames Boost Support for and Mobilization in the #BlackLivesMatter Movement? An Experimental Test47
The Non-Democratic Roots of Mass Education: Evidence from 200 Years45
Corruption Information and Vote Share: A Meta-Analysis and Lessons for Experimental Design45
The Political Economy of Bureaucratic Overload: Evidence from Rural Development Officials in India44
Gender, Candidate Emotional Expression, and Voter Reactions During Televised Debates44
Reconsidering the Link Between Self-Reported Personality Traits and Political Preferences44
Understanding and Reducing Biases in Elite Beliefs About the Electorate44
#No2Sectarianism: Experimental Approaches to Reducing Sectarian Hate Speech Online43
Emigrant Inclusion in Home Country Elections: Theory and Evidence from sub-Saharan Africa43
Is Deliberation an Antidote to Extreme Partisan Polarization? Reflections on “America in One Room”42
Democracy by Mistake: How the Errors of Autocrats Trigger Transitions to Freer Government42
Political Secularism and Muslim Integration in the West: Assessing the Effects of the French Headscarf Ban42
This One’s for the Boys: How Gendered Political Socialization Limits Girls’ Political Ambition and Interest41
Explanations of Institutional Change: Reflecting on a “Missing Diagonal”39
Local News, Information, and the Nationalization of U.S. Elections38
Women’s Representation and the Gendered Pipeline to Power37
To Emerge? Breadwinning, Motherhood, and Women’s Decisions to Run for Office37
Do Commodity Price Shocks Cause Armed Conflict? A Meta-Analysis of Natural Experiments36
Institutionalized Police Brutality: Torture, the Militarization of Security, and the Reform of Inquisitorial Criminal Justice in Mexico36
Public Opinion and Foreign Electoral Intervention36
Can Exposure to Celebrities Reduce Prejudice? The Effect of Mohamed Salah on Islamophobic Behaviors and Attitudes35
Why Austerity? The Mass Politics of a Contested Policy35
Activating Animus: The Uniquely Social Roots of Trump Support35