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The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon
13
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Public Administration
Sociology and Political Science
Publisher The Policy Press
Publication typeJournals
ISSN17598273, 17598281
Coverage2010-2019
Scope The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice provides an internationally unique forum for leading research on the themes of poverty and social justice. Focusing on poverty and social exclusion, the journal explores links with social security (including pensions and tax credits), employment, area regeneration, housing, health, education and criminal justice, as well as issues of ethnicity, gender, disability, and other social inequalities as they relate to social justice. The Journal encompasses an original and exciting mix of scholarly research articles and lively policy- and practice-oriented discussions of topical questions. Interdisciplinary and international in scope the journal is essential reading for academics, students, policy-makers and practitioners interested in poverty, social security, welfare and justice. The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice welcomes submissions from those working in these areas across the globe. All research articles are peer-reviewed.

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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
Public Administration2011Q2
Public Administration2012Q3
Public Administration2013Q3
Public Administration2014Q2
Public Administration2015Q3
Public Administration2016Q2
Public Administration2017Q2
Public Administration2018Q3
Public Administration2019Q2
Sociology and Political Science2011Q2
Sociology and Political Science2012Q3
Sociology and Political Science2013Q2
Sociology and Political Science2014Q2
Sociology and Political Science2015Q2
Sociology and Political Science2016Q2
Sociology and Political Science2017Q2
Sociology and Political Science2018Q2
Sociology and Political Science2019Q1
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
20110.413
20120.218
20130.346
20140.387
20150.291
20160.392
20170.479
20180.357
20190.722
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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.645
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.719
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.659
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.735
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.032
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.494
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.222
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.417
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.645
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.719
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.679
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.049
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.355
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.246
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.559
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.645
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.702
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.611
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.079
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.537
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.087
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20148
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20168
Self Cites20173
Self Cites20186
Self Cites20197
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20117
Total Cites201220
Total Cites201346
Total Cites201453
Total Cites201552
Total Cites201664
Total Cites201784
Total Cites201871
Total Cites2019106
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 document20100
External Cites per document20111.000
External Cites per document20120.548
External Cites per document20130.703
External Cites per document20140.577
External Cites per document20150.641
External Cites per document20160.918
External Cites per document20171.306
External Cites per document20181.140
External Cites per document20191.456
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20111.000
Cites per document20120.645
Cites per document20130.719
Cites per document20140.679
Cites per document20150.667
Cites per document20161.049
Cites per document20171.355
Cites per document20181.246
Cites per document20191.559
% 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
20100.00
20110.00
20120.00
20134.55
20144.17
201510.53
20164.35
201726.32
201814.81
20195.00
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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20138
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents20154
Non-citable documents20164
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20184
Non-citable documents20191
Citable documents20100
Citable documents20117
Citable documents201231
Citable documents201364
Citable documents201478
Citable documents201578
Citable documents201661
Citable documents201762
Citable documents201857
Citable documents201968
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 documents20100
Uncited documents20115
Uncited documents201227
Uncited documents201343
Uncited documents201457
Uncited documents201553
Uncited documents201641
Uncited documents201735
Uncited documents201833
Uncited documents201931
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20113
Cited documents20129
Cited documents201329
Cited documents201429
Cited documents201529
Cited documents201624
Cited documents201731
Cited documents201828
Cited documents201938
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