Journal of Peace Research

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Journal of Peace Research  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4) J. Peace Res.
Discipline International relations
Language English
Edited by Henrik Urdal
Publication details
Publisher SAGE Publications
Publication history 1964–present
Frequency Bimonthly
Impact factor
(2010)
1.476
Indexing
ISSN 0022-3433 (print)
1460-3578 (web)
LCCN 65009857
OCLC number 01607337
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The Journal of Peace Research is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes scholarly articles and book reviews in the fields of peace and conflict studies, conflict resolution, and international security. It was established by Johan Galtung in 1964 and is published bimonthly since 1998. Nils Petter Gleditsch was editor-in-chief from 1983 to 2010; as of 2010 the editor is Henrik Urdal (Peace Research Institute Oslo).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Journal of Peace Research is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2010 impact factor is 1.476, ranking it 12 out of 78 journals in the category "International Relations"[1] and 21 out of 141 journals in the category "Political Science".[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: International Relations". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Political Science". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011. 

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