International Journal for the Psychology of Religion

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International Journal for the Psychology of Religion  
DisciplinePsychology of religion
LanguageEnglish
Edited byRaymond F. Paloutzian
Publication details
Publication history
1991–present
Publisher
FrequencyQuarterly
1.639
Standard abbreviations
Int. J. Psychol. Religion
Indexing
CODENIPRLEB
ISSN1050-8619 (print)
1532-7582 (web)
LCCN91641651
OCLC no.45255134
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The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion is a peer-reviewed academic journal devoted to research on the psychology of religion. Its scope includes the social psychology of religion, religious development, conversion, religious experience, religion and social attitudes and behavior, religion and mental health, and psychoanalytic and other theoretical interpretations of religion. The current editor-in-chief is Raymond F. Paloutzian (Westmont College).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in PsycINFO, Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts, Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Current Contents/Arts & Humanities, Current Contents/Social and Behavioral Sciences, EBSCO databases, Family Index Database, Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Religion Index One, Religious and Theological Abstracts, Scopus, and Social Sciences Citation Index.[1] Beginning with volume 18 (2008), the journal is included in the databases of the Institute for Scientific Information.[2] According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2011 impact factor of 1.639, ranking it 37th out of 124 journals in the category "Psychology, Multidisciplinary".[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Abstracting and indexing". Homepage International Journal for the Psychology of Religion. Routledge. Retrieved 2011-01-23.
  2. ^ Raymond F. Paloutzian (2010). "ISI and Impact Factor". The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion. 20 (1): 1. doi:10.1080/10508610903481994.
  3. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Psychology, Multidisciplinary". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012.

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