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Journal of Law and Society- Impact Score, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on May 27, 2022

Impact Score

1.03

h-Index

 50

Rank

 14544

SJR

 0.308

Note: The impact score shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics

Title Journal of Law and Society
Abbreviation J. Law Soc.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Law (Q2); Sociology and Political Science (Q2)
h-index 50
Overall Rank/Ranking 14544
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.308
Impact Score 1.03
Publisher Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 14676478, 0263323X




Aim and Scope


Established as the leading British periodical for Socio-Legal Studies The Journal of Law and Society offers an interdisciplinary approach. It is committed to achieving a broad international appeal, attracting contributions and addressing issues from a range of legal cultures, as well as theoretical concerns of cross- cultural interest. It produces an annual special issue, which is also published in book form. It has a widely respected Book Review section and is cited all over the world. Challenging, authoritative and topical, the journal appeals to legal researchers and practitioners as well as sociologists, criminologists and other social scientists.


About Journal of Law and Society


Journal of Law and Society is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Law (Q2); Sociology and Political Science (Q2). It is published by Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. The overall rank of Journal of Law and Society is 14544. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.308. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 50. The best quartile for this journal is Q2.

The ISSN of Journal of Law and Society journal is 14676478, 0263323X. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Journal of Law and Society is cited by a total of 112 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).


Journal of Law and Society Impact Score 2021-2022


The impact score (IS) 2021 of Journal of Law and Society is 1.03, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. Journal of Law and Society IS is increased by a factor of 0.47 and approximate percentage change is 83.93% when compared to preceding year 2020, which shows a rising trend. The impact score (IS), also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Journal of Law and Society Impact Score 2022 Prediction


IS 2021 of Journal of Law and Society is 1.03. If the same upward trend persists, impact score may rise in 2022 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Journal of Law and Society. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 1.03
2020 0.56
2019 0.92
2018 1.10
2017 0.85
2016 0.84
2015 1.02
2014 1.66

Journal of Law and Society h-index


  Table Setting

Journal of Law and Society has an h-index of 50. It means 50 articles of this journal have more than 50 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Journal of Law and Society ISSN


The ISSN of Journal of Law and Society is 14676478, 0263323X. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Journal of Law and Society Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Journal of Law and Society is 14544. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.308. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.


Journal of Law and Society Publisher


Table Setting

Journal of Law and Society is published by Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1983, 1985, 1988, 1991-1993, 1996-2021. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Journal of Law and Society is J. Law Soc.. This abbreviation ('J. Law Soc.') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Journal of Law and Society


If your research field is/are related to Law (Q2); Sociology and Political Science (Q2), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Journal of Law and Society

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 1.03
2020 0.56
2019 0.92
2018 1.10
2017 0.85
2016 0.84
2015 1.02
2014 1.66



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