About the Journal

Aims and scope

Problemy Polityki Społecznej. Social Policy Issues is a peer-reviewed scientific journal devoted to social policy, the welfare state and social problems. We publish empirical and theoretical articles, comparative analyses, including studies encompassing international, national, regional and local issues, and reviews. The mission of the journal is to deepen the understanding of social policy and social issues in Central and Eastern European countries.

The journal has been, first bi-annually and then quarterly (in March, June, September, December) published since 1999. It was created at the initiative of the research staff of the Institute of Social Policy of the University of Warsaw and the Committee of Labour and Social Policy Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences, which remains its scientific patron.

All articles published in the journal are open-access, and they are published free of charge. The journal is indexed in the Scopus, ERIH PLUS, EBSCO, Index Copernicus, CEJSH, CEEOL and BazEkon databases.

The journal is published with the support of the University of Warsaw under the Excellence Initiative - Research University programme and the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies of the University of Warsaw.

ISSN / E-ISSN: 1640-1808 / 2719-7328
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