Studies in History and Philosophy of Science

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Studies in History and Philosophy of Science is a series of three peer-reviewed academic journals published by Elsevier. It was established in 1970 as a single journal, and was split into two sections–Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A and Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics–in 1995. In 1998, a third section, Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, was created.[1][2]

Part A[edit]

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A  
Discipline Philosophy of science, history of science
Language English
Edited by Darrell P. Rowbottom
Publication details
Publication history
1970-present
Publisher
Elsevier
Frequency 7 issues/year
0.748
Standard abbreviations
Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. A
Indexing
CODEN SHPSB5
ISSN 0039-3681
Links

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A was established in 1970 and is published 7 times per year. It covers the philosophy and history of science. The editor-in-chief is Darrell P. Rowbottom (Lingnan University). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2017 impact factor of 0.748.[3]

Part B[edit]

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B  
Discipline Philosophy of science, modern physics
Language English
Edited by Dennis Dieks, James Ladyman, Wayne Myrvold
Publication details
Publication history
1995-present
Publisher
Elsevier
Frequency Quarterly
0.382
Standard abbreviations
Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. B
Indexing
ISSN 1355-2198
Links

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B was established in 1995 and covers the philosophy of science as it pertains to modern physics. The editors-in-chief are Dennis Dieks (Utrecht University), James Ladyman (University of Bristol), and Wayne Myrvold (University of Western Ontario). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 0.382.[4]

Part C[edit]

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C  
Discipline Philosophy of science, biology, biomedicine
Language English
Edited by Rachel A. Ankeny
Publication details
Publication history
1998-present
Publisher
Elsevier
Frequency Quarterly
Standard abbreviations
Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci. C
Indexing
ISSN 1369-8486 (print)
1879-2499 (web)
Links

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C covers the history and philosophy of biology and biomedical science. It was established in 1998 and is published quarterly. The editor-in-chief is Rachel A. Ankeny (University of Adelaide).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Studies in History and Philosophy of Science". Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  2. ^ "Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences". Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  3. ^ "Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2018.
  4. ^ "Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.