Journal of Politics and Law (JPL) is a double-blind peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to promoting scholarly exchange among teachers and researchers in the field of politics and law. The journal is published quarterly in both print and online versions by the Canadian Center of Science and Education. The scope of JPL includes the following fields: political theory, political philosophy, political economy, comparative politics, international relations, legal history, legal theory, international law, constitutional and administrative law, criminal law, contract law, tort law, prope... Read More


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Current: Vol. 12, No. 1 (2019)


2019 Q1: Articles Received: 23; Accepted: 13; Rejected: 8; Published: 12; Retracted: 0

2018: Articles Received: 114; Accepted: 60; Rejected: 52; Published: 52; Retracted: 0

2017: Articles Received: 129; Accepted: 74; Rejected: 77; Published: 115; Retracted: 0

2016: Articles Received: 771; Accepted: 335; Rejected: 434; Published: 247; Retracted: 0

2015: Articles Received: 109; Accepted: 51; Rejected: 35; Published: 53; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 103; Accepted: 61; Rejected: 52; Published: 46; Retracted: 0

2013: Articles Received: 135; Accepted: 98; Rejected: 39; Published: 77; Retracted: 0





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  • Issn(Print): 1913-9047
  • Issn(Onlne): 1913-9055
  • Started: 2008
  • Frequency: quarterly

Journal Metrics

Google Scholar Citations

Google-based Impact Factor (2017): 1.84

h-index (2017): 14

i10-index (2017): 39

h5-index (2017): 9

h5-median (2017): 11