International Journal of Comparative Sociology

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International Journal of Comparative Sociology  
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Discipline Sociology
Language English
Edited by Jeffrey Kentor
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Publication history
Frequency Bimonthly
ISSN 0020-7152 (print)
1745-2554 (web)

International Journal of Comparative Sociology is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Sociology. The journal's editors is David A. Smith (University of California). It has been in publication since 2001 and is published by SAGE Publications.


International Journal of Comparative Sociology is an interdisciplinary journal that publishes work on topics such as geography, economics, anthropology, and business sciences. The journal provides a forum for the discussion of research and findings within the field of sociology. The journal aims to cover comparative methods and is aimed at both scholars and professionals.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

International Journal of Comparative Sociology' is abstracted and indexed in, among other databases: SCOPUS, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2010 impact factor is 1.436, ranking it 23 out of 132 journals in the category ‘Sociology’.[1]


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

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