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Published in partnership with the Department of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for over 90 years, Social Forces is a global leader among social science journals. The journal features cutting-edge sociological scholarship and engages neighboring disciplines of psychology, anthropology, political science, history, public health, and economics.


YearImpact FactorSsi: Sociology
20151.73628 out of 142
20141.30334 out of 142
20131.09548 out of 137
20121.67223 out of 137
20111.29131 out of 137

This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports, published annually as part of the Science Citation Index by ISI.

Impact Factor: 1.736

5-Yr impact factor: 2.588


Arne L. Kalleberg

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