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Print ISSN 2795-4757| Online ISSN 2795-4765 | ISSN L  2795-4757 (After 22/02/2022)

Print ISSN 1647-4090 | Online ISSN 2184-2078 (Since 2010)

DOI 10.33167/2184-2078

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Publication history

Currently known as:
Political Observer - Revista Portuguesa de Ciência Política (2019 – current)

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

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