Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal / Potchefstroomse Elektroniese Regsblad

The Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is published by the Faculty of Law, North-West University, South Africa. Contributions relevant to development of law are welcomed. 

Editor: Prof Christa Rautenbach

Online ISSN: 1727-3781



Monthly abstract views and article downloads statistics via AJOL

AJOL provides monthly statistics regarding abstract views and artilce downloads of PER articles. It is quite interesting to note how global die readership of the journal is. In September, a total of 7,053 articles were downloaded. For example, 534 were downloaded in Germany, 274 in the USA and105 in Norway. For more information on month to month statistics, see AJOL.  
Posted: 2017-11-13 More...

How to spot a predatory academic journal

Supposed scientific articles published in questionable academic journals can easily dupe researchers - and seriously erode the body of science. Sarah Wild explains how to avoid such junk from polluting your research.  
Posted: 2017-10-19 More...

The most cited article on google scholar is ...

The most cited article on PER / PELJ according to GoogleScholar is "Ubuntu and the Law" by a former judge of the Constitutional Court, Justice Yvonne Mokgoro. On 16 October 2017, it has been cited 229 times.  
Posted: 2017-10-16 More...
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