Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute
|Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute|
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
|J. Roy. Anthropol. Inst.|
The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland. The journal covers anthropological topics such as archaeology, civilisation, ritual, mythology, religion, society, and ethnography and includes a book review section.
The journal was established in 1901 as Man and obtained its current title in 1995, with volume numbering restarting at 1. For first sixty-three volumes from its inception in 1901 up to 1963 it was issued on a monthly basis, moving to bimonthly issues for the years 1964–1965. From March 1966 until its last issue in December 1994, it was published quarterly as a "new series", with a new sequence of volume numbers (1–29).
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in:
- Academic Search
- Anthropological Index
- Biological Abstracts
- CSA Biological Sciences Database
- CSA Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management Database
- Current Contents/Social & Behavioral Sciences
- Ecology Abstracts
- Expanded Academic ASAP
- Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts
- Multicultural Education Abstracts
- Social Sciences Citation Index
- Social Services Abstracts
- Sociological Abstracts
- "Journals Ranked by Impact: Anthropology". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012.