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About the Journal

For four decades, The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy has been the flagship scholarly journal in bioethics and the philosophy of medicine. Its contributors and focus are international, addressing bioethical concerns across the world. Significant attention has been given to bioethics and foundational issues in health care policy in North and South America, Europe, and Asia. The Journal’s concerns range from clinical bioethics to studies in the philosophy of medicine such as explorations of the nature of concepts of health and disease, as well as the character of medical explanation.

ABSTRACTING & INDEXING SERVICES

The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy is covered by the following abstracting and indexing services:

Abstracts in Anthropology
CAB Abstracts
EMBASE
Periodicals Index Online (PIO)
Philosopher's Index
PhilPapers
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Social Science Research Network (SSRN)

IMPACT FACTOR AND RANKING


Year Impact Factor Ssi: Social Sciences, Biomedical Ssi: Ethics
2014 0.851 28 out of 38 23 out of 52
2013 0.542 33 out of 37 30 out of 50
2012 0.812 28 out of 36 21 out of 48
2011 0.789 27 out of 37 20 out of 47
2010 0.618 28 out of 33 23 out of 38
2009 0.735 24 out of 33 15 out of 34
2008 0.712 24 out of 29 13 out of 28
2007 0.706 22 out of 27 10 out of 27

This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports, published annually as part of the Social Science Citation Index by ISI.

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