Policy Press

Publishing with a purpose

Journal of Poverty and Social Justice


Rod Hick,
Cardiff University, UK
Gill Main,
University of Leeds, UK

Impact Factor and Ranking

2019 Impact Factor: 0.952 (2yr), Ranked 70th of 108 in Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary; 33rd of 44 journals in Social Issues 

My alt text

Print: 1759-8273  
Online: 1759-8281 

February, June and October

About the journal

The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice provides an internationally unique forum for leading research on the themes of poverty and social justice. Focusing on poverty and social exclusion, the journal explores links with social security (including pensions and tax credits), employment, area regeneration, housing, health, education and criminal justice, as well as issues of ethnicity, gender, disability, and other social inequalities as they relate to social justice. Read more