Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy

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Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Discipline Feminist philosophy
Language English
Edited by Sally Scholz
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN ‹See Tfm›0887-5367 (print)
‹See Tfm›1527-2001 (web)
LCCN 87655721
OCLC no. 243426299
JSTOR 08875367

Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy is a peer-reviewed academic journal published quarterly by Wiley-Blackwell that covers feminist philosophy. The editor-in-chief is Sally Scholz (Villanova University). Book reviews are published online by Hypatia Reviews Online. Shelley Wilcox (San Francisco State University) is the book review editor.

Hypatia has its roots in the Society for Women in Philosophy. Its founding editor was Azizah Y. al-Hibri, who started it in 1982 as "piggy back" issues of the Women's Studies International Forum before it became an independent journal in 1986. The journal is named after Hypatia of Alexandria, an ancient Greek philosopher, who taught in the fields of mathematics, astronomy, and astrology.

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2014 impact factor of 0.446, ranking it 29th out of 41 journals in the category "Women's Studies".[1]

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  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Women's Studies". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. 

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