Area Studies Impact Factors

Browse the latest Impact Factors for your favourite Taylor & Francis Group titles. Search for journals in Area Studies below.

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African Studies

African Studies (0.340)

African Studies is an international interdisciplinary journal which aims to publish high quality conceptual and empirical writing relevant to Africa.

Development Southern Africa (0.474)

Development Southern Africa (DSA) is an internationally accredited, multi-disciplinary journal focussing on development policy and practice in the southern Africa region.

Journal of African Cultural Studies (0.917)

The Journal of African Cultural Studies is an international journal providing a forum for perceptions of African culture from inside and outside Africa.

Journal of Eastern African Studies (0.962)

The Journal of Eastern African Studies is the international publication of the British Institute in Eastern Africa, published four times each year.

Journal of Southern African Studies (0.563)

The Journal of Southern African Studies (JSAS) is an international publication for work of high academic quality on issues of interest and concern in the region of Southern Africa.

Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies (0.543)

Published since 1974, Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies is the official journal of the South African Association of Political Studies.

Review of African Political Economy (0.898)

The Review of African Political Economy (ROAPE) provides radical analyses of trends, issues and social processes in Africa, adopting a broadly materialist interpretation of change.

Social Dynamics (0.524)

Social Dynamics strives to publish conceptually-informed research on Africa that addresses an interdisciplinary audience.

Asian Studies

Asian Studies Review (0.692)

Asian Studies Review is a multidisciplinary journal of contemporary and modern Asia.

Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies (0.725)

Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies (BIES) is a peer-reviewed journal published by the Indonesia Project at The Australian National University’s College of Asia and the Pacific.

Critical Asian Studies (0.661)

Critical Asian Studies is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal that welcomes unsolicited essays, reviews, translations, interviews, photo essays, and letters about Asia and the Pacific.

Journal of Contemporary Asia (1.141)

The Journal of Contemporary Asia is an established refereed publication, it appears quarterly and has done so since 1970.

Journal of Contemporary China (1.350)

Journal of Contemporary China is the only English language journal edited in North America that provides exclusive information about contemporary Chinese affairs.

Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy (0.478)

Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy (JAPE) is concerned primarily with the developing economies within Pacific Asia and South Asia.

Australasian Studies

Journal of Australian Studies (0.233)

The Journal of Australian Studies (JAS) is the journal of the International Australian Studies Association (InASA).

Central Asian, Russian and Eastern European Studies

Europe-Asia Studies (0.731)

Europe-Asia Studies is the principal academic journal in the world focusing on the history and current political, social and economic affairs of the countries of the former 'communist bloc'.

Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies (0.981)

The Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies (JBNES) is the leading English language journal for the study of the complex historical, economic, political, diplomatic, cultural and security issues that confront the region of the Balkans and the Near East.

Post-Communist Economies (0.721)

Post-Communist Economies is a refereed journal whose aim is to advance our understanding of the economic institutions, policies and performance of the ex-communist countries.

Post-Soviet Affairs (2.250)

Post-Soviet Affairs is devoted to the study of the polities, economies, societies, and foreign relations of Russia and other republics of the former USSR.

European Studies

Journal of Modern Italian Studies (0.394)

The Journal of Modern Italian Studies (JMIS) is one of the leading English language forums for debate and discussion on modern Italy.

Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies (0.295)

The Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies is an international peer-reviewed journal that interrogates cultural production and cultural practices in or related to the nations comprised by the Spanish state.

Southeast European and Black Sea Studies (0.339)

Southeast European and Black Sea Studies is a multi-disciplinary journal publishing cross-country comparative analyses and new research on individual countries within.

South European Society and Politics (2.018)

A leading point of reference for scholars of Southern Europe, South European Society and Politics promotes both comparative and inter-disciplinary analyses.

Latin American Studies

Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies (0.078)

The Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies publishes articles on Latin American culture and on theoretical and historical approaches to cultural production in Latin America.

Middle Eastern Studies

British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies (0.448)

The British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies is a refereed academic journal published for the British Society for Middle Eastern Studies (popularly known as BRISMES).

Iranian Studies (0.275)

Iranian Studies is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to Iranian and Persian history, literature, and society, published on behalf of the International Society for Iranian Studies.

Israel Affairs (0.246)

Scholarly and authoritative, yet straightforward and accessible, Israel Affairs aims to serve as a means of communication between the various communities interested in Israel.

Middle Eastern Studies (0.443)

Since its launch in 1964, Middle Eastern Studies has become required reading for all those with a serious concern in understanding the modern Middle East.

Turkish Studies (1.029)

Given Turkey’s significance and the great interest in studying its history, politics, and foreign policy, Turkish Studies presents a forum for scholarly discussion on these topics and more.