Journal of Black Studies

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Journal of Black Studies  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Black Stud.
Discipline Sociology
Language English
Edited by Molefi Kete Asante, Ama Mazama
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1970-present
Frequency Bimonthly
0.234
Indexing
ISSN 0021-9347 (print)
1552-4566 (web)
LCCN 77022565
OCLC no. 1799971
Links

Journal of Black Studies is a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the fields of social sciences and ethnic studies concerning African-American culture. The journal's editors-in-chief are Molefi Kete Asante (Temple University) and Ama Mazama (Temple University). The journal was established in 1970 and is currently published by SAGE Publications.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Journal of Black Studies is abstracted and indexed in, among other databases: SCOPUS, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2011 impact factor is 0.234, ranking it 75 out of 89 journals in the category "Social Sciences"[1] and 12 out of 14 journals in the category "Ethnic Studies". [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Social Sciences". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2011. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Ethnic Studies". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2011. 

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