American Journal of Bioethics

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American Journal of Bioethics  
American journal of bioethics cover.jpg
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Am. J. Bioeth.
Discipline Bioethics, philosophy, health policy, health law, health economics, sociology of medicine
Language English
Edited by David Magnus
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1999–present
Frequency Monthly
6.500
Indexing
ISSN 1526-5161 (print)
1536-0075 (web)
LCCN sn99009204
OCLC no. 42279301
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The American Journal of Bioethics is a monthly peer-reviewed academic journal published by Taylor & Francis, covering all aspects of bioethics. It publishes target articles, open peer commentaries, editorials, book reviews, and case studies and commentaries in clinical care and research ethics. The journal also publishes special issues that address timely ethical challenges. The editor-in-chief is David Magnus (Stanford University), who was also one of the journals founders.[citation needed]

The journal was established in 1999 by founding editor-in-chief Glenn McGee.[citation needed] It has produced independently managed journals on neuroscience and empirical bioethics as spin-offs.

bioethics.net[edit]

The journal is affiliated with bioethics.net, also owned by Taylor & Francis, which publishes information on the latest journal publications, events, job opportunities, current news, and original blog content. The website is maintained by the editorial staff of the journal.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2015 impact factor of 6.500, ranking it first out of 17 journals in the category "Medical Ethics",[6] first out of 51 journals in the category "Ethics",[7] first out of 41 journals in the category "Social Issues",[8] and first out of 39 journals in the category "Social Sciences, Biomedical".[9]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biological Abstracts - Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 
  3. ^ "CINAHL Complete Database Coverage List". CINAHL. EBSCO Information Services. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 
  4. ^ "American Journal of Bioethics". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 
  5. ^ "Content overview". Scopus. Elsevier. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 
  6. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Medical Ethics". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2016. 
  7. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Ethics". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2016. 
  8. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Social Issues". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2016. 
  9. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Social Sciences, Biomedical". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2016. 

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