History of Psychiatry (journal)

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History of Psychiatry  
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Discipline Psychiatry
Edited by Professor G. E. Berrios
Publication details
Publication history
1990-present
Publisher
Frequency Quarterly
0.205
Standard abbreviations
Hist. Psychiatry
Indexing
ISSN 0957-154X (print)
1740-2360 (web)
LCCN 90023376
OCLC no. 22167445
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History of Psychiatry is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering psychiatry. It is published quarterly by SAGE Publications. The journal's Editor-in-chief is Professor G. E. Berrios (University of Cambridge).

Scope[edit]

The aim of History of Psychiatry is to publish articles and analysis across the history of the field of mental illness and the various forms of medicine and psychiatry, as well as aspects of the cultural response and social policy, which have evolved to understand and treat it.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in both SCOPUS and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2010 impact factor is 0.205, ranking it 23rd out of 26 journals in the category "History of Social Sciences"[1]and 102nd out of 107 journals in the category 'Psychiatry'.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: History of Social Sciences". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Psychiatry". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011. 

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