Journal of Sociology

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Journal of Sociology  
Journal of Sociology.jpg
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Sociol. (Melb.)
Discipline Sociology
Language English
Edited by Alphia Possamai-Inesedy
Publication details
SAGE Publications (Australia)
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN 1440-7833 (print)
1741-2978 (web)
LCCN sn98-031957
OCLC no. 38994786

The Journal of Sociology is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the field of sociology with a focus on Australia. The journal's editor-in-chief is Alphia Possamai-Inesedy (University of Western Sydney). It was established 1965 and is currently published by SAGE Publications on behalf of The Australian Sociological Association.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The Journal of Sociology is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2011 impact factor is 0.881, ranking it 62 out of 138 journals in the category "Sociology".[1]


  1. ^ Journals Ranked by Impact: Sociology. "2011 Journal Citation Reports". Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2012. 

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