Work, Employment & Society

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Work, Employment & Society  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4) Work, Employ. & Soc.
Discipline Sociology
Edited by Irena Grugulis and Mark Stuart
Publication details
Publisher SAGE Publications
Publication history 1987-present
Frequency Quarterly
Impact factor
(2010)
1.108
Indexing
ISSN 0950-0170 (print)
1469-8722 (web)
LCCN 88644161
OCLC number 45106968
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Work, Employment & Society is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the fields of Economics and Industrial Relations. The journal's editors are Irena Grugulis (Durham Business School) and Mark Stuart (Leeds University Business School). It has been in publication since 1984 and is currently published by SAGE Publications on behalf of the British Sociological Association.

Scope[edit]

Work, Employment & Society publishes theoretically informed and original research on the sociology of work. The journal aims to cover all aspects of work, employment and unemployment and their connections with wider social processes and social structures.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Work, Employment and Society is abstracted and indexed in, among other databases: SCOPUS, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2011 impact factor is 1.239, ranking it 92 out of 320 journals in the category ‘Economics’.[1] and 35 out of 137 journals in the category ‘Sociology’.[2] and 6 out of 24 journals in the category ‘Industrial Relations and Labor’.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Journals Ranked by Impact: Economics. "2011 Journal Citation Reports". Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2012. 
  2. ^ Journals Ranked by Impact: Sociology. "2011 Journal Citation Reports". Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2012. 
  3. ^ Journals Ranked by Impact: Industrial Relations and Labor. "2011 Journal Citation Reports". Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2012. 

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