Women's Studies International Forum

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Women's Studies International Forum  
Discipline Women's studies
Language English
Edited by Kalwant Bhopal
Publication details
Former name(s)
Women's Studies International Quarterly
Publication history
Frequency Bimonthly
Standard abbreviations
Women's Stud. Int. Forum
ISSN 0277-5395
LCCN 82643383
OCLC no. 7590245

Women's Studies International Forum is a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal covering feminist research in the area of women's studies and other disciplines.

The journal is a published by Elsevier and its editor-in-chief is Kalwant Bhopal, (University of Southampton).[1]


The journal was established in 1978 as Women's Studies International Quarterly, obtaining its current name in 1982.[2]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2015 impact factor of 0.591, ranking it 26th out of 40 journals in the category "Women's Studies".[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "About this Journal". Women's Studies International Forum. Elsevier. Retrieved 18 March 2015. 
  2. ^ "Women's Studies International Quarterly". Elsevier. Retrieved 18 March 2015. 
  3. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Women's Studies". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2016. 

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