Announcements

  • New Double Issue: Volume 9 Issue 4 2020

    2020-12-01

    A new issue of International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is now available. This final issue for 2020 is another double issue and includes diverse articles from scholars in the UK, Italy, Canada, Australia and the US.

    In two parts, the first part is a special issue: State Violence. Practices and Responses.

    Guest Editors Tobia Fattore and Kate Gleeson (Macquarie University, Australia) have curated a collection of papers that highlight the benefits of interdisciplinarity for understanding the complexities of state violence. 

    The second part contains general articles and two book reviews: Jace Valcore reviews Queer Histories and the Politics of Policing and Anna Sergi reviews Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clan

    The Editorial team welcome any feedback you might have. 

    Kerry Carrington and John Scott (Chief Editors); David Rodríguez Goyes (Editor); Danielle Watson (Book Editor); Marinella Marmo (Book Editor), and Tracy Creagh (Journal Manager)

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  • IJCJSD Top ranked Law Journal in Scimago rankings

    2020-06-12

    The Editorial team are very pleased to announce that the International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is now in the top quartile (Quartile 1) in the subject category, ‘LAW’ in the Scimago rankings  - and the only Australian journal in the Law categoryThe Journal is the only Law journal from the Global South in this quartile.

    Internationally, the Journal is ranked 10th in the top 100 open access Law journals, and 1st in the Pacific Region.

    SCImago Journal & Country Rank

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  • Winners of the Justice Prize

    2018-07-06

    Jerjes Aguirre and Leco Casimiro, both from Mexico, have won the Justice Prize 2016 for the best paper published in the International Journal for Crime Justice and Social Democracy in 2016, titled "Democracy and Vigilantism: The Case of Michoacán, Mexico" .  The award will be presented at the international conference on Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South, 11-14 July, Cairns.

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  • The Justice Prize

    2018-07-06

    The Justice Prize will be awarded annually for the best peer reviewed article, published in the International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, that, in the opinion of the award committee, makes an outstanding original contribution to knowledge.

    Winners of the Prize will be announced on the Journal web pages. The winner/s will receive $2000 scholarship toward attendance at the biennial Crime, Justice and Social Democracy conference where the award will be presented.

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