Addiction (journal)

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This article is about the scientific journal. For the concept of addiction, see Addiction.
Addiction  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Addiction
Discipline Addiction
Language English
Edited by Robert West
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1884-present
Frequency Monthly
Hybrid
4.145
Indexing
ISSN 0965-2140 (print)
1360-0443 (web)
LCCN 93645978
CODEN ADICE5
OCLC no. 27367194
Links

Addiction is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1884 by the Society for the Study of Addiction to Alcohol and other Drugs. It covers original research relating to alcohol, illicit drugs, tobacco, and behavioural addictions.[1]

Impact[edit]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2010 impact factor of 4.145, ranking it second out of 14 journals in the category "Substance Abuse"[2] and 24th out of 126 journals in the category of "Psychiatry".[3] It is also ranked 1st out of 29 journals in the Social Sciences category "Substance Abuse"[4] and 12th out of 107 journals in the Social Sciences category "Psychiatry".[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aims & scope". Archived from the original on 11 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-27. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Substance Abuse". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012. 
  3. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Psychiatry". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012. 
  4. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Substance Abuse". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012. 
  5. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Psychiatry". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012. 

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