History of Psychiatry (HIST PSYCHIATR)

Publisher: Royal College of Psychiatrists, SAGE Publications

Journal description

History of Psychiatry publishes research articles, analysis and information across the entire field of history of mental illness and the forms of medicine, psychiatry, cultural response and social policy which have evolved to understand and treat it. It covers all periods of history up to the present day, and all nations and cultures. History of Psychiatry is ranked at 12 out of the top 17 journals in the History of Social Sciences, and at number 71 in Psychiatry in the most recent Journal Citation Reports (2001) published by the ISI.

Current impact factor: 0.26

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2009 Impact Factor 1.188

Additional details

5-year impact 0.49
Cited half-life 8.30
Immediacy index 0.06
Eigenfactor 0.00
Article influence 0.17
Website History of Psychiatry website
Other titles History of psychiatry (Online)
ISSN 0957-154X
OCLC 54953569
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details

SAGE Publications

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • Authors retain copyright
    • Pre-print on any website
    • Author's post-print on author's personal website, departmental website, institutional website or institutional repository
    • On other repositories including PubMed Central after 12 months embargo
    • Publisher copyright and source must be acknowledged
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Post-print version with changes from referees comments can be used
    • "as published" final version with layout and copy-editing changes cannot be archived but can be used on secure institutional intranet
    • Must link to publisher version with DOI
    • Publisher last reviewed on 29/07/2015
  • Classification

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