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Violence Against Women (journal)


Violence Against Women (journal)

Violence Against Women  
Discipline Women's studies
Language English
Edited by Claire M. Renzetti
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
Impact factor
ISSN 1077-8012
LCCN 95652958
OCLC no. 474579811
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Violence Against Women is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of women's studies. The journal's editor-in-chief is Claire M. Renzetti (University of Kentucky). It was established in 1995 and is currently published by SAGE Publications. The journal covers topics such as domestic violence, sexual assault, and incest.

Abstracting and indexing

Violence Against Women is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2011 impact factor is 1.328, ranking it 6 out of 38 journals in the category "Women's Studies".[1]


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Women’s Studies". 2011  

External links

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