Punishment & Society

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Punishment & Society  
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Punishm. Soc.
Discipline Criminology
Language English
Edited by Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Mona Lynch
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency 5/year
ISSN 1462-4745 (print)
1741-3095 (web)
LCCN sn99017542
OCLC no. 42208145

Punishment & Society is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the fields of criminology and penology. The journal's editors-in-chief are Kelly Hannah-Moffat (University of Toronto, Canada) and Mona Lynch (University of California, Irvine, USA). It was established in 1999 and is currently published by SAGE Publications.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Punishment & Society is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2013 impact factor is 1.208, ranking it 19 out of 52 journals in the category "Criminology and Penology".[1]


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Criminology and Penology". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2014. 

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