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Impact Factor
1.643
5 year Impact Factor
1.971

Editor
Sandra Walklate

About the journal

The British Journal of Criminology: An International Review of Crime and Society is one of the world's top criminology journals. It publishes work of the highest quality from around the world and across all areas of criminology …

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News from BJC

BJC Special and Virtual Issues

Inequalities in a Diverse World
Peter Squires and Simon Winlow

Criminology: Voyages of Critical Discovery
Jill Annison, Gisella Hanley Santos, and Chris Pac-Soo

Shedding Light: Domestic Violence Research in the BJC (1960-2014) Amanda Robinson

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BJC prize winning articles

The Editors of The British Journal of Criminology have awarded the 2015 Radzinowicz Prize

Congratulations to Katja Franko Aas and Helene O. I. Gundhus for their paper, Policing Humanitarian Borderlands: Frontex, Human Rights and the Precariousness of Life

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BJC headline hitting research

The Naming of Child Homicide Offenders in England and Wales
Kate Fitz-Gibbon and Wendy O’Brien

Lawyers’ Strategies for Cross-Examining Rape Complainants: Have we Moved Beyond the 1950s?
Sarah Zydervelt, Rachel Zajac, Andy Kaladelfos, and Nina Westera

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