Sociology of Education (journal)

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Sociology of Education  
Language English
Edited by John Robert Warren
Publication details
SAGE Publications in association with the American Sociological Association (United States)
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN 0038-0407
LCCN 30008323
OCLC no. 40777440

Sociology of Education is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Sociology. The journal's editor is J. Robert Warren (University of Minnesota). It has been in publication since 1963 and is currently published by SAGE Publications in association with American Sociological Association.


Sociology of Education publishes research that aims to examine how social institutions and individuals' experiences within these institutions affect educational processes and social development. The journal provides a forum for studies in the sociology of education and human social development.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Sociology of Education 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 1.750, ranking it 17 out of 203 journals in the category ‘Education & Educational Research’.[1] and 16 out of 137 journals in the category ‘Sociology’. [2]


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

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