Journal information

Journal information

Print ISSN 1647-4090 | Online ISSN 2184-2078

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2 issues per year

Abstracted/ Indexed in:

Evaluation Systems 
Latindex Catalog – System of International Information for Scientific Journals;
Qualis (B4) – System of classification for scientific production by CAPES, of the Brazilian Ministry of Education;
ERIH PLUS - European Reference Index for the Humanities of the European Science Foundation (ESF);
SJIF - Scientific Journal Impact Factor (Evaluation SJIF 2021: 8.265).

SciELO-Portugal - Scientific Electronic Library Online;
The RPCP was submitted to the Scopus platform.

Other systems and platforms
Google Scholar;
Publons - PO-RPCP encourages all reviewers to subscribe the Publons platform and register their reviews there;
Crossref - Official and authorized member to deposit the DOI of all published articles;
RCAAP – Repositórios Científicos de Acesso Aberto de Portugal | Open Access Scientific Repositories of Portugal;
LivRe – Periódicos de Livre Acesso | Open Access Journals.


Publication history

Currently known as:
Political Observer (2019 – current)

Formerly known as:
Portuguese Journal of Political Science (2010 – 2018)
Revista Portuguesa de Ciência Política

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