List of Journals

The category ‘All Categories’ comprises 823 journals..

The choice of journals is based on Web of Science 's SSCI (Social Science Citations Index).


• The column Rank refers to the ranking accorded to the journal by Web of Science based on the 2-year Journal Impact Factor 2021 (released in mid-2022).

• Journals listed in pale letters do not deposit scholarly metadata at CrossRef. As a consequence, OOIR cannot track their latest papers.

• The logo Open Access denotes fully Open Access journals.

Please select a discipline to see a list of the respective journals, or see the whole list of all journals in all categories here.

The following only lists the top 10 journals of each respective discipline.

RankJournalPublisherImpact Factor
1Annual Review of Political ScienceAnnual Reviewsca. 12.0
2Policy and Society Open AccessTaylor & Francisca. 10.1
3Political AnalysisCambridge University Pressca. 9.0
4American Political Science ReviewCambridge University Pressca. 8.0
5Review of International OrganizationsSpringerca. 7.8
6International SecurityMITca. 7.1
7Political CommunicationTaylor & Francisca. 6.1
8Journal of Public Administration Research and TheoryOxford University Pressca. 6.1
9European Journal of Political ResearchWileyca. 5.7
10International OrganizationCambridge University Pressca. 5.7

RankJournalPublisherImpact Factor
1Annals of Tourism ResearchElsevierca. 12.8
2American Sociological ReviewSAGEca. 12.4
3Population and Development ReviewWileyca. 10.5
4Annual Review of SociologyAnnual Reviewsca. 10.0
5Journal of Cultural EconomyTaylor & Francisca. 6.6
6Sociological Science Open AccessSociety for Sociological Scienceca. 6.2
7Sociological MethodologySAGEca. 6.1
8Social ForcesOxford University Pressca. 5.8
9European SocietiesTaylor & Francisca. 5.5
10Social ProblemsOxford University Pressca. 5.3

RankJournalPublisherImpact Factor
1European Journal of Psychology Applied to Legal Context Open AccessSpanish Society of Forensic Psychologyca. 9.8
2Journal of Law and the BiosciencesOxford University Pressca. 6.0
3Harvard Law Review Open AccessHarvard Law Review Associationca. 6.0
4Stanford Law Review Open AccessStanford Universityca. 5.0
5Yale Law Journal Open AccessThe Yale Law Journal Companyca. 4.9
6Transnational Environmental LawCambridge University Pressca. 3.9
7Columbia Law Review Open AccessColumbia Law Review Association, 3.8
8Law and Human BehaviorAPAca. 3.8
9University of Pennsylvania Law Review Open AccessUniversity of Pennsylvania Law Reviewca. 3.5
10Psychology, Public Policy, and LawAPAca. 3.3

RankJournalPublisherImpact Factor
1Dialogues in Human GeographySAGEca. 27.0
2Economic GeographyTaylor & Francisca. 14.9
3Global Environmental ChangeElsevierca. 11.1
4Landscape and Urban PlanningElsevierca. 8.1
5Progress in Human GeographySAGEca. 7.6
6Computers, Environment and Urban SystemsElsevierca. 6.4
7Journal of Transport GeographyElsevierca. 5.8
8Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and SocietyOxford University Pressca. 5.1
9Journal of Rural StudiesElsevierca. 5.1
10International Journal of Geographical Information ScienceTaylor & Francisca. 5.1

RankJournalPublisherImpact Factor
1Economic History ReviewWileyca. 2.4
2Past & PresentOxford University Pressca. 2.3
3Nations and NationalismWileyca. 2.0
4Journal of Global HistoryCambridge University Pressca. 2.0
5American Historical ReviewOxford University Pressca. 1.8
6Revista de Historia EconomicaCambridge University Pressca. 1.8
7Historical MethodsTaylor & Francisca. 1.6
8CliometricaSpringerca. 1.5
9Management & Organizational HistoryTaylor & Francisca. 1.3
10Environmental HistoryOxford University Pressca. 1.2

RankJournalPublisherImpact Factor
1Eurasian Geography and EconomicsTaylor & Francisca. 3.7
2Bulletin of Indonesian Economic StudiesTaylor & Francisca. 3.2
3China JournalUniversity of Chicago Pressca. 3.1
4Journal of Contemporary ChinaTaylor & Francisca. 3.1
5Critical Asian StudiesTaylor & Francisca. 3.0
6African AffairsOxford University Pressca. 3.0
7East European PoliticsTaylor & Francisca. 3.0
8Journal of Chinese Political ScienceSpringerca. 2.6
9Southeast European and Black Sea StudiesTaylor & Francisca. 2.5
10Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies Open AccessWileyca. 2.3

RankJournalPublisherImpact Factor
1Communication Methods & MeasuresTaylor & Francisca. 8.0
2Science CommunicationSAGEca. 7.4
3Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication Open AccessOxford University Pressca. 7.4
4Digital JournalismTaylor & Francisca. 6.8
5Journal of AdvertisingTaylor & Francisca. 6.5
6Communication ResearchSAGEca. 6.3
7Political CommunicationTaylor & Francisca. 6.1
8International Journal of AdvertisingTaylor & Francisca. 5.8
9Journal of CommunicationOxford University Pressca. 5.7
10Comunicar Open AccessGrupo Comunicar Edicionesca. 5.7