Journal of Chinese Political Science (JCPS) has been recently accepted into SSCI, Clarivate (formerly Thomson Reuter) Social Sciences Citation Index. JCPS is a rigorously peer refereed academic journal in political science that publishes theoretical and empirical research articles on Chinese politics across the whole spectrum of political science.

Coverage in the journal emphasizes Chinese domestic politics and foreign policy in comparative perspectives. The journal also features special issues, review essays, and research papers on different aspects of contemporary China, which explore a new development or cutting edge research agenda in the discipline or sub-fields or illuminate a larger and important conceptual, theoretical or methodological concern.

  • Recently accepted in Clarivate's (formerly Thomson Reuter's) Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI)
  • Publishes theoretical, policy, and empirical research articles on Chinese politics across the whole spectrum of political science
  • Emphasizes Chinese domestic politics and foreign policy in comparative perspectives.
  • Also features papers on relevant aspects of contemporary China
Editor-in-Chief
  • Sujian Guo
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Choice – What is this?
Impact
Impact factor: 0.774 (2018)
Speed
Submission to first decision: 22 days
Acceptance to publication: 13 days
Usage
Downloads: 61,301 (2018)

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Electronic ISSN
1874-6357
Print ISSN
1080-6954
Abstracted and indexed in
  1. Current Contents / Social & Behavioral Sciences
  2. EBSCO Academic Search
  3. EBSCO Advanced Placement Source
  4. EBSCO Discovery Service
  5. EBSCO Political Science Complete
  6. Gale
  7. Gale Academic OneFile
  8. Gale InfoTrac
  9. Google Scholar
  10. Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China
  11. Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition
  12. Naver
  13. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  14. ProQuest Central
  15. ProQuest International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)
  16. ProQuest Politics Collection
  17. ProQuest Research Library
  18. ProQuest Social Science Collection
  19. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  20. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  21. SCImago
  22. SCOPUS
  23. Social Science Citation Index
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