VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations

Official journal of the International Society for Third-Sector Research

ISSN: 0957-8765 (Print) 1573-7888 (Online)

Description

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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