VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations
Official journal of the International Society for Third-Sector Research
Voluntas, the official journal of the International Society for Third-Sector Research (ISTR), is an interdisciplinary journal that provides a central forum for worldwide research in the area between the state, market, and household sectors. The journal publishes full-length articles and book reviews.
Voluntas is essential reading for all those engaged in research on the Third Sector (voluntary and nonprofit organizations) including economists, lawyers, political scientists, psychologists, sociologists, and social and public policy analysts. It presents leading-edge academic argument around civil society issues in a style that is accessible to practitioners and policymakers.
Articles are published in English with abstracts in French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, and Arabic.
2-Year Impact Factor: 1.098 (2016)
5-Year Impact Factor: 1.465 (2016)
22 out of 41 on the Social Issues list
SCImago Journal and Country Rank (SJR) 2016: 0.408
SJR is a measure of the journal's relative impact in its field, based on its number of citations and number of articles per publication year.
Source Normalised Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2016: 0.830
The SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field. The impact of a single citation is given higher value in subject areas where citations are less likely, and vice versa.
CiteScore 2016: 1.00
Voluntas has a grade of B from the German Association for Business Research. For more information, visit: www.v-h-b.de and click on Service.
The Governance of Public–Nonprofit Service Networks: A Comparison Between Three Types of Governance Roles
A Remedy for All Sins? Introducing a Special Issue on Social Enterprises and Welfare Regimes in Europe
Simone Baglioni (November 2017)
Toward a New Social Contract? The Participation of Civil Society in Swedish Welfare Policymaking, 1958–2012
Erik Lundberg (November 2017)
- Journal Title
- VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations
- Volume 1 / 1990 - Volume 28 / 2017
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- Springer US
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