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Geographica Helvetica
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Journal metrics

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  • CiteScore value: 0.86 CiteScore
    0.86
  • SNIP value: 0.526 SNIP 0.526
  • IPP value: 0.80 IPP 0.80
  • SJR value: 0.452 SJR 0.452
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 16 Scimago H
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  • h5-index value: 14 h5-index 14
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Editorial board: Cristina Del Biaggio, Olivier Graefe, Martin Hoelzle, Myriam Houssay-Holzschuch, Benedikt Korf, Nadine Marquardt & Emmanuel Reynard

Geographica Helvetica, the Swiss journal of geography, publishes contributions in all fields of geography as well as in related neighbouring disciplines. It is a multi-lingual journal, accepting articles in the three main Swiss languages, German, French, and Italian, as well as in English. It invites theoretical as well as empirical contributions. The journal welcomes contributions that specifically deal with empirical questions relating to Switzerland.

News
15 Aug 2019 New members in the editorial team and in the international advisory board

Nadine Marquardt (University of Bonn) and Cristina del Biaggio (Université Grenoble) join the editorial team of the Geographica Helvetica. Ola Söderström, who has served as editor since 2012, has decided to step down from the editorship and to join the international advisory board. Chinwe Ifejika Speranza (Berne), Martin Müller (Lausanne), Carolin Schurr (Berne) and Karin Schwiter (Zurich) are also joining the international advisory board. Ulrike Müller-Böker will step down as a member. We thank Ola and Ulrike for their long and dedicated support for the journal and welcome the new members of the team!

15 Aug 2019 New members in the editorial team and in the international advisory board

Nadine Marquardt (University of Bonn) and Cristina del Biaggio (Université Grenoble) join the editorial team of the Geographica Helvetica. Ola Söderström, who has served as editor since 2012, has decided to step down from the editorship and to join the international advisory board. Chinwe Ifejika Speranza (Berne), Martin Müller (Lausanne), Carolin Schurr (Berne) and Karin Schwiter (Zurich) are also joining the international advisory board. Ulrike Müller-Böker will step down as a member. We thank Ola and Ulrike for their long and dedicated support for the journal and welcome the new members of the team!

24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

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24 Jun 2019 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

29 May 2019 Publish your video abstract

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Recent articles
02 Dec 2019
Die behauptete und die gelebte Migrationskrise: der widersprüchliche Fall Italien
Felicitas Hillmann
Geogr. Helv., 74, 303–314, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-303-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-303-2019, 2019
29 Nov 2019
Book rewiew : Frontières en tous genres – cloisonnement spatial et constructions identitaires
Patricia Zander
Geogr. Helv., 74, 299–301, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-299-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-299-2019, 2019
22 Nov 2019
Film VerORTen: Film als Forschungs- und Kommunikationsmedium in der Geographie
Susan Thieme, Philipp Eyer, and Alexander Vorbrugg
Geogr. Helv., 74, 293–297, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-293-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-293-2019, 2019
Short summary
06 Nov 2019
Book review: Klimawandel zeigen, Klimawandel sehen – Zu Eva Nöthens Entwurf einer systematischen Analyse fotografischer Illustrationen des Klimawandels in den Massenmedien
Judith Miggelbrink
Geogr. Helv., 74, 285–292, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-285-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-285-2019, 2019
05 Nov 2019
Preface: Postmigrantische Stadt? Urbane Migrationsgesellschaften als Ausgangspunkt für einen kritisch-normativen Perspektivwechsel in der sozialgeographischen Stadtforschung
Karin Wiest
Geogr. Helv., 74, 273–283, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-273-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-273-2019, 2019
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