Editor(s): Piivi stedt-Kurki and Marja Kaunonen
Published on behalf of the Nordic College of Caring Science, the Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences is an international peer-reviewed journal publishing research that has a patient, family or community focus and which promotes an interdisciplinary team approach.
The Journal aims to contribute to the development and advancement of scientific knowledge on caring related to health, well-being, illness and the alleviation of human suffering.
Of special interest are scholarly articles addressing and initiating dialogue on theoretical, empirical and methodological concerns related to critical issues in caring. All articles are expected to demonstrate respect for human dignity and accountability to society.
In addition to original research the Journal also publishes reviews, announcements and short communications.