About the Journal
Research on Ageing and Social Policy (RASP) is an open access biannual Journal free of APC (article processing charges) and indexed in the Web of Sciences ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index). It publishes research outcomes with significant contributions to the understanding and improvement of the social policies related to ageing and the life course. RASP collects research outcomes from different disciplines and methodological approaches. In this line, different works will be welcome, related to: life course and ageing policies; employment and retirement; dependence and care; age, gender and class relations; etc. RASP pretends to be an international space for discussion and critique through the presentation of theoretical and empirical evidences that could favour equity and the advancement of our societies.
Review Policy: All research articles in this journal have undergone double-blind peer review, based on initial editor screening and reviewing by two anonymous referees.
Abstracted/indexed in: Thomson Reuters (Web of Science) (Emerging Sources Citation Index), Base de Datos ISOC, DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals), Dulcinea, ERIH-PLUS, JournalTOCs, Latindex (Directorio and Catálogo), REDIB (Red Iberoamericana de Innovación y Conocimiento Científico), SHERPA/RoMEO, Social Services Abstracts (ProQuest), Summon (ProQuest).
Licence: Until October 5th 2013, Hipatia Press scientific journals were published under Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial-NoDerivative License(CC BY NC ND). Hipatia Press journals decided to change the license and use the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) as recommended by the Budapest Open Access Initiative taking into account its commitment with Open Access.