Current Sociology

Academic journal
Current Sociology
Current Sociology journal front cover.jpg
Edited byKarim Murji and Sarah Neal
Publication details
Sage Publications
Impact factor
1.780 (2017)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4 (alt) · Bluebook (alt1 · alt2)
NLM (alt) · MathSciNet (alt Paid subscription required)
ISO 4Curr. Sociol.
CODEN · JSTOR (alt) · LCCN (alt)
MIAR · NLM (alt) · Scopus
ISSN0011-3921 (print)
1461-7064 (web)
OCLC no.613085705
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Current Sociology is a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal covering the field of sociology. It is an official journal of the International Sociological Association[1] and is published on their behalf by Sage Publications It was established in 1952.[2]

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2016 impact factor is 1.643, ranking it 32nd out of 142 in the category "Sociology".[3]


  1. ^ Journal page at Society's website. Retrieved 17 May 2011.
  2. ^ Hill, Michael R. (2007). "Timeline". In Ritzer, George (ed.). The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. p. 83. doi:10.1111/b.9781405124331.2007.x. hdl:10138/224218. ISBN 9781405124331.
  3. ^ "Journals Ranking by Impact: Sociology". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013.

External links

  • Official website
  • Journal page on International Sociological Association website