Quality recognition for Journal of Peasant Studies
The Journal of Peasant Studies has increased it impact factor and has held on to its top position as number one journal in the categories Development Studies and Anthropology.
Web of Science recently released its 2020 Journal Citation Reports for the 2019 Impact Factor (articles published in 2017 and 2018 cited in 2019)
The Journal of Peasant Studies (JPS) has seen its Impact Factor rise to 4.959 from 4.754 in 2018. The Impact Factor measures the importance or rank of a journal by calculating the times it's articles are cited.
The Journal was also ranked 1st out of 41 in the category Development Studies and 1st out of 90 in the category Anthropology. JPS has held this position consistently for many years.
Published by Taylor Francis, JPS has very close ties with the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) with many faculty and PhD researchers serving on its Editorial and Advisory Boards. The Institute also houses the journal's editorial office, with ISS Professor Jun Borras as current editor.