Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Contemporary Security Policy

Country

United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Routledge

H-Index

25

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

13523260, 17438764

Coverage

1994-2020

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

csp@maastrichtuniversity.nl

Scope

One of the oldest peer-reviewed journals in international conflict and security, Contemporary Security Policy promotes theoretically-based research on policy problems of armed conflict, intervention and conflict resolution. Since it first appeared in 1980, CSP has established its unique place as a meeting ground for research at the nexus of theory and policy. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Political Science and International Relations2011Q2
Political Science and International Relations2012Q2
Political Science and International Relations2013Q1
Political Science and International Relations2014Q1
Political Science and International Relations2015Q2
Political Science and International Relations2016Q2
Political Science and International Relations2017Q2
Political Science and International Relations2018Q1
Political Science and International Relations2019Q1
Political Science and International Relations2020Q1
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
20110.335
20120.320
20130.515
20140.533
20150.495
20160.431
20170.462
20180.797
20191.002
20200.666
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
199924
200024
200118
200221
200320
200412
200536
200625
200733
200831
200938
201022
201135
201227
201336
201423
201527
201626
201728
201829
201927
202035
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)19990.089
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.138
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.287
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.193
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.493
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.202
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.301
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.377
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.512
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.465
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.540
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.563
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.066
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.883
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.347
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.938
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.241
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.582
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.089
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.078
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.152
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.349
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.220
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.415
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.206
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.342
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.383
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.472
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.402
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.604
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.621
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.976
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.939
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.756
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.408
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.358
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.867
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.821
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.075
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.065
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.104
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.231
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.195
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.438
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.295
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.397
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.406
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.362
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.700
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.649
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.016
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.825
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.068
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.740
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.472
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.370
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.439
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.875
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20104
Self Cites201110
Self Cites20126
Self Cites201320
Self Cites20147
Self Cites201513
Self Cites20162
Self Cites201710
Self Cites201810
Self Cites201923
Self Cites202020
Total Cites19995
Total Cites20005
Total Cites200110
Total Cites200210
Total Cites200322
Total Cites200413
Total Cites200522
Total Cites200614
Total Cites200725
Total Cites200836
Total Cites200942
Total Cites201041
Total Cites201155
Total Cites201259
Total Cites201382
Total Cites201492
Total Cites2015110
Total Cites201665
Total Cites2017107
Total Cites2018110
Total Cites2019155
Total Cites2020153
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 document19990.094
External Cites per document20000.085
External Cites per document20010.159
External Cites per document20020.161
External Cites per document20030.361
External Cites per document20040.220
External Cites per document20050.415
External Cites per document20060.215
External Cites per document20070.362
External Cites per document20080.409
External Cites per document20090.500
External Cites per document20100.385
External Cites per document20110.517
External Cites per document20120.582
External Cites per document20130.765
External Cites per document20140.895
External Cites per document20151.155
External Cites per document20160.741
External Cites per document20171.329
External Cites per document20181.333
External Cites per document20191.760
External Cites per document20201.773
Cites per document19990.089
Cites per document20000.078
Cites per document20010.143
Cites per document20020.152
Cites per document20030.349
Cites per document20040.220
Cites per document20050.415
Cites per document20060.206
Cites per document20070.342
Cites per document20080.383
Cites per document20090.472
Cites per document20100.402
Cites per document20110.604
Cites per document20120.621
Cites per document20130.976
Cites per document20140.939
Cites per document20151.279
Cites per document20160.756
Cites per document20171.408
Cites per document20181.358
Cites per document20191.867
Cites per document20201.821
% 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
199912.50
20004.17
20010.00
20020.00
20030.00
20040.00
20050.00
20064.00
20070.00
20080.00
20090.00
20100.00
20110.00
20120.00
20130.00
20144.35
20150.00
201623.08
201725.00
201813.79
201918.52
202020.00
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 documents19993
Non-citable documents20005
Non-citable documents20017
Non-citable documents20024
Non-citable documents20032
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20063
Non-citable documents20074
Non-citable documents20086
Non-citable documents20095
Non-citable documents20106
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20186
Non-citable documents20198
Non-citable documents20209
Citable documents199953
Citable documents200059
Citable documents200163
Citable documents200262
Citable documents200361
Citable documents200459
Citable documents200553
Citable documents200665
Citable documents200769
Citable documents200888
Citable documents200984
Citable documents201096
Citable documents201187
Citable documents201291
Citable documents201381
Citable documents201495
Citable documents201584
Citable documents201685
Citable documents201773
Citable documents201875
Citable documents201975
Citable documents202075
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 documents199951
Uncited documents200059
Uncited documents200162
Uncited documents200256
Uncited documents200349
Uncited documents200450
Uncited documents200535
Uncited documents200658
Uncited documents200756
Uncited documents200866
Uncited documents200960
Uncited documents201074
Uncited documents201161
Uncited documents201258
Uncited documents201344
Uncited documents201453
Uncited documents201538
Uncited documents201656
Uncited documents201735
Uncited documents201832
Uncited documents201924
Uncited documents202025
Cited documents19995
Cited documents20005
Cited documents20018
Cited documents200210
Cited documents200314
Cited documents20049
Cited documents200518
Cited documents200610
Cited documents200717
Cited documents200828
Cited documents200929
Cited documents201028
Cited documents201130
Cited documents201237
Cited documents201340
Cited documents201445
Cited documents201548
Cited documents201630
Cited documents201741
Cited documents201849
Cited documents201959
Cited documents202059
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