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International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy Queensland University of Technology 2202-8005 The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is an open access, blind peer-reviewed journal that publishes critical research about challenges confronting criminal justice systems around the world.  The Journal is committed to democratising quality knowledge production and dissemination. Authors retain copyright and articles are licenced via Creative Commons to make published articles more readily available and useable. There are no APCs (Article Processing Charges). Authors can submit and publish at no cost. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Announcements

  • 2020-08-06 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    Welcoming new members to the International Editorial Board

    2020-08-06

    The Journal Editorial team are very pleased to welcome four new members to the International Editorial Board this month:

    • Christopher Emzin, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia
    • Cleotilde Hernández Suárez, The College of San Luis (El Colegio de San Luis), Mexico
    • Robyn Oxley, Western Sydney University (WSU), Australia
    • Amalia Valdés-Riesco, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile), Chile

    The Journal now has 110 Editorial Board members from 22 countries https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/internationalEditorial  All  Board members are respected scholars and practitioners in their particular fields of criminology and law. 

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  • 2020-06-12 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    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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  • 2018-07-06 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    This Journal Ranked by Scopus as top for Law in Australia

    2018-07-06

    The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy has been ranked by Scopus as the top Law journal in Australia and in Q2 (second quartile) by Scopus for Journal Quality - a not insignificant feat for a new journal from the global south.

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  • 2018-07-06 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    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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  • 2018-07-06 https://www.crimejusticejournal.com/announcement/index

    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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