Urban Education

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Urban Education  
Urban Education.tif
Language English
Edited by H. Richard Milner
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Bi-monthly
ISSN 0042-0859
LCCN 64009467
OCLC no. 41213228

Urban Education is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Urban Studies. The journal's editor is H. Richard Milner (Peabody College). It has been in publication since 1965 and is currently published by SAGE Publications.


Urban Education aims to publish commentary on key issues from different gender and racial perspectives. The journal covers topics such as mental health needs of urban students, student motivation and teacher practice. Urban Education focuses on the critical concerns facing inner-city schools and provides a forum for discussion on the subject.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Urban Education is abstracted and indexed in, among other databases: SCOPUS, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2010 impact factor is 0.500, ranking it 30 out of 36 journals in the category ‘Urban Studies’.[1] and 123 out of 184 journals in the category ‘Education & Educational Research’. [2]


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Urban Studies". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2011. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Education & Educational Research". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2011. 

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