Addiction (journal)

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Addiction  
DisciplineAddiction
LanguageEnglish
Edited byRobert West
Publication details
Publication history
1884-present
Publisher
FrequencyMonthly
Hybrid
5.789
Standard abbreviations
Addiction
Indexing
CODENADICE5
ISSN0965-2140 (print)
1360-0443 (web)
LCCN93645978
OCLC no.27367194
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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] The Editor in Chief is Robert West of University College London and its Regional Editor for the Americas is Keith Humphreys of Stanford University.

Impact[edit]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 5.789, ranking it first out of 34 journals in the category "Substance Abuse"[2] and 15th out of 142 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 2008-03-11. 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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