Political Studies

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Edited By: Cees van der Eijk, Vivien Lowndes, Christopher Pierson and Mark Wenman

Impact Factor: 0.869

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 64/157 (Political Science)

Online ISSN: 1467-9248

Associated Title(s): The British Journal of Politics & International Relations, Political Insight, Political Studies Review, Politics

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Muslim Integration into Western Cultures

The question of the attitudes of Muslims, especially Muslim immigrants, to the values and practices of the Western societies in which they are living has been a source of interest and sometimes controversy, especially over the last decade. The wealth of discussion that there has been has not always been well informed. A recent paper in Political Studies by distinguished North American political scientists Pippa Norris and Ronald F.Inglehart brings some much-needed hard evidence to the debate.

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NEW Editors' Choice Feature

Starting with Issue 1 of 2014 we are featuring regular Editors' Choice articles. These will be made FREE for you to read for 3 months:
The Responses of Populism to Dahl's Democratic Dilemmas
Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser
The Calculus of Ethnic Minority Voting in Britain
David Sanders, Anthony Heath, Stephen Fisher, Maria Sobolewska
Beyond Quotas: Strategies to Promote Gender Equality in Elected Office
Mona Lena Krook and Pippa Norris
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Top 3 most read articles from Political Studies:

Political Science and the Three New Institutionalisms
Peter A. Hall and Rosemary C. R. Taylor

The New Governance: Governing without Government
R. A. W. Rhodes

Democracy and Legitimacy in the European Union Revisited: Input, Output and ‘Throughput’
Vivien A. Schmidt

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