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Philosophy & Public Affairs

Philosophy & Public Affairs is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by John Wiley & Sons. It publishes philosophical articles on legal, social, and political issues. The journal was established in 1972 and the editor-in-chief is Debra Satz (Stanford University). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 2.182, ranking it 27th out of 165 journals in the category "Political Science" and 4th out of 51 journals in the category "Ethics".[1]

Philosophy & Public Affairs  
Discipline Philosophy, public policy, administration
Language English
Edited by Debra Satz
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Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
Standard abbreviations
Philos. Public Aff.
ISSN 0048-3915 (print)
1088-4963 (web)
LCCN 75617421
JSTOR 00483915
OCLC no. 40777411

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  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Political Science and Ethics". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.

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