Violence & Victims

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Violence and Victims  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Violence Vict.
Discipline interpersonal violence, victimization
Language English
Edited by Roland D. Maiuro
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1986-present
Frequency Bimonthly
1.283
Indexing
ISSN 0886-6708 (print)
1945-7073 (web)
CODEN NEONEE
OCLC no. 7938261
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Violence and Victims is a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal covering theory, research, policy, and clinical practice in the area of interpersonal violence and victimization, touching diverse disciplines such as psychology, sociology, criminology, law, medicine, nursing, psychiatry, and social work.

The journal's scope includes original research on violence-related victimization within, and outside of, the family; the etiology and perpetration of violent behavior; health care research related to interpersonal violence and to trauma; legal issues; and implications for clinical interventions. Occasionally, there are special issues dealing with specific topics and relevant books are often reviewed. Violence and Victims is published by Springer Publishing Company.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Violence and Victims is indexed or abstracted in PsycINFO, PsycLIT, Family and Society Studies Worldwide, EMBASE, Sociological Abstracts, Social Services and Social Work Abstracts, Violence and Abuse Abstracts, National Criminal Justice Reference Service, Index Medicus, MEDLINE, PILOTS Database, PubMed, Psychological Abstracts, Criminal Justice Abstracts, and Educational Administration Abstracts. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2011 impact factor of 1.283.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Violence and Victims". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011.  (subscription required)

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