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Law and Human Behavior

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

Medicine
Psychiatry and Mental Health

Psychology
Psychology (miscellaneous)

Social Sciences
Law
Publisher Springer New York
Publication typeJournals
ISSN01477307, 1573661X
Coverage1977-2020
Scope Law and Human Behavior, the official journal of the American Psychology-Law Society/Division 41 of the American Psychological Association, is a multidisciplinary forum for the publication of articles and discussions of issues arising out of the relationships between human behavior and the law, our legal system, and the legal process. This journal publishes original research, reviews of past research, and theoretical studies from professionals in criminal justice, law, psychology, sociology, psychiatry, political science, education, communication, and other areas germane to the field.

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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Law1999Q1
Law2000Q1
Law2001Q1
Law2002Q1
Law2003Q1
Law2004Q1
Law2005Q1
Law2006Q1
Law2007Q1
Law2008Q1
Law2009Q1
Law2010Q1
Law2011Q1
Law2012Q1
Law2013Q1
Law2014Q1
Law2015Q1
Law2016Q1
Law2017Q1
Law2018Q1
Law2019Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health1999Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2000Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2001Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2002Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2003Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2004Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2005Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2006Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2007Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2008Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2009Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2010Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2011Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2012Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2013Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2014Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2015Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2016Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2017Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2018Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2019Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2019Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
19991.062
20001.140
20010.940
20021.379
20031.275
20041.124
20050.944
20061.318
20071.188
20081.851
20091.731
20101.798
20112.194
20121.395
20131.617
20141.570
20151.664
20161.378
20171.734
20181.883
20191.579
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19991.649
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.727
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.895
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20022.285
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.404
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.800
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.007
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.698
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.629
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.106
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.299
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.396
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.350
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.902
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.486
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.401
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.419
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.243
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.464
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.440
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.475
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.649
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.693
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.783
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.211
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.402
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.117
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.036
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.277
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.478
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.921
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.942
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.270
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.285
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.131
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.268
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.135
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.515
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.358
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.308
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.493
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.408
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.897
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.187
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.904
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.293
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.320
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.095
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.132
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20093.141
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.659
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.805
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.098
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.938
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.632
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.926
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.948
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.195
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.871
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.571
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199939
Self Cites200047
Self Cites200137
Self Cites200235
Self Cites200329
Self Cites200422
Self Cites200522
Self Cites200619
Self Cites200721
Self Cites200835
Self Cites200948
Self Cites201039
Self Cites201135
Self Cites201234
Self Cites201332
Self Cites201437
Self Cites201556
Self Cites201632
Self Cites201733
Self Cites201842
Self Cites201925
Total Cites1999183
Total Cites2000193
Total Cites2001205
Total Cites2002252
Total Cites2003269
Total Cites2004235
Total Cites2005228
Total Cites2006255
Total Cites2007280
Total Cites2008333
Total Cites2009362
Total Cites2010353
Total Cites2011399
Total Cites2012403
Total Cites2013450
Total Cites2014429
Total Cites2015487
Total Cites2016486
Total Cites2017587
Total Cites2018544
Total Cites2019473
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19991.297
External Cites per document20001.281
External Cites per document20011.461
External Cites per document20021.904
External Cites per document20032.143
External Cites per document20041.919
External Cites per document20051.839
External Cites per document20062.107
External Cites per document20072.292
External Cites per document20082.614
External Cites per document20092.684
External Cites per document20102.617
External Cites per document20112.984
External Cites per document20122.976
External Cites per document20133.051
External Cites per document20142.861
External Cites per document20152.893
External Cites per document20162.929
External Cites per document20173.317
External Cites per document20183.099
External Cites per document20193.133
Cites per document19991.649
Cites per document20001.693
Cites per document20011.783
Cites per document20022.211
Cites per document20032.402
Cites per document20042.117
Cites per document20052.036
Cites per document20062.277
Cites per document20072.478
Cites per document20082.921
Cites per document20093.094
Cites per document20102.942
Cites per document20113.270
Cites per document20123.250
Cites per document20133.285
Cites per document20143.131
Cites per document20153.268
Cites per document20163.135
Cites per document20173.515
Cites per document20183.358
Cites per document20193.308
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
19992.33
20009.76
20018.33
20027.50
20037.69
200412.82
200515.79
200612.20
200710.26
200816.67
200915.91
201014.29
20119.30
201221.05
201318.18
201418.52
201530.65
201622.64
201722.00
201821.43
201923.91
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents19994
Non-citable documents20007
Non-citable documents20019
Non-citable documents20026
Non-citable documents20035
Non-citable documents20044
Non-citable documents20056
Non-citable documents20064
Non-citable documents20075
Non-citable documents20084
Non-citable documents20095
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20116
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20147
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20183
Non-citable documents20192
Citable documents1999111
Citable documents2000114
Citable documents2001115
Citable documents2002114
Citable documents2003112
Citable documents2004111
Citable documents2005112
Citable documents2006112
Citable documents2007113
Citable documents2008114
Citable documents2009117
Citable documents2010120
Citable documents2011122
Citable documents2012124
Citable documents2013137
Citable documents2014137
Citable documents2015149
Citable documents2016155
Citable documents2017167
Citable documents2018162
Citable documents2019143
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents199940
Uncited documents200048
Uncited documents200153
Uncited documents200253
Uncited documents200337
Uncited documents200441
Uncited documents200546
Uncited documents200633
Uncited documents200731
Uncited documents200822
Uncited documents200919
Uncited documents201029
Uncited documents201125
Uncited documents201226
Uncited documents201328
Uncited documents201428
Uncited documents201528
Uncited documents201630
Uncited documents201723
Uncited documents201831
Uncited documents201930
Cited documents199975
Cited documents200073
Cited documents200171
Cited documents200267
Cited documents200380
Cited documents200474
Cited documents200572
Cited documents200683
Cited documents200787
Cited documents200896
Cited documents2009103
Cited documents201096
Cited documents2011103
Cited documents2012103
Cited documents2013114
Cited documents2014116
Cited documents2015127
Cited documents2016130
Cited documents2017146
Cited documents2018134
Cited documents2019115
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