Gender & Society

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Gender & Society
DisciplineGender studies
Edited byJo Reger
Publication details
2.36 (2017)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Gend. Soc.
ISSN0891-2432 (print)
1552-3977 (web)
OCLC no.14687475

Gender & Society is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research in the field of gender studies. The editor-in-chief is Jo Reger (Oakland University). It was established in 1987 and is currently published by SAGE Publications in association with Sociologists for Women in Society.


Articles appearing in Gender & Society analyze gender and gendered processes in interactions, organizations, societies, and global and transnational spaces. The journal primarily publishes empirical articles, including qualitative, quantitative, and comparative-historical methodologies.[1]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Gender & Society is abstracted and indexed in over 70 databases including Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index.[2] According to Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2017 impact factor of 2.36, ranking it 2nd out of 42 journals in the category "Women's Studies" and 20th out of 146 journals in the category "Sociology."[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Gender and Society". 2015-10-28.
  2. ^ "Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory". Retrieved 27 May 2014.
  3. ^ "Journal Citation Reports". Clarivate Analytics. Retrieved 2017-12-22.

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