List of Journals

The category ‘Sociology’ comprises 150 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 2019 (released in 2020).

• 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 Open Access journals.

1Annual Review of Sociology1975Annual Reviews
2American Sociological Review1936SAGE
3Annals of Tourism Research1973Elsevier
4Information, Communication & Society1998Taylor & Francis
5Sociological Methods & Research1972SAGE
6Socio-Economic Review2003Oxford University Press
7Sociology of Education1963SAGE
8American Journal of Sociology1895University of Chicago Press
9Work, Employment and Society1987SAGE
11Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism2001Taylor & Francis
12Population and Development Review1975Wiley
13British Journal of Sociology1950Wiley
14Work and Occupations1974SAGE
15Cornell Hospitality Quarterly1960SAGE
16Gender & Society1987SAGE
17Sociological Theory1982SAGE
18Sociology of Sport Journal1984Human Kinetics
19Sociology of Religion1939Oxford University Press
20Annual Review of Law and Social Science2005Annual Reviews
21Chinese Sociological Review1968Taylor & Francis
22Sociologia Ruralis1960Wiley
23Sociological Science2014
24Rural Sociology1935Wiley
25Agriculture and Human Values1984Springer
26International Political Sociology2007Oxford University Press
27Journal of Health and Social Behavior1960SAGE
28Social Networks1978Elsevier
29Social Problems1953Oxford University Press
30European Journal of Social Theory1998SAGE
31Sociology of Health & Illness1979Wiley
32Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies2002Taylor & Francis
33Qualitative Research2001SAGE
34Journal of Consumer Culture2001SAGE
35Journal of Marriage and Family1939Wiley
36American Journal of Cultural Sociology2013Springer
37Sociological Review1904SAGE
38Language in Society1972Cambridge University Press
38Theory and Society1974Springer
40International Review for the Sociology of Sport1966SAGE
41Media, Culture & Society1979SAGE
41Society and Mental Health2011SAGE
43International Journal of Intercultural Relations1977Elsevier
44Sociology of Race & Ethnicity2015SAGE
45Social Science Research1972Elsevier
46Social Forces1922Oxford University Press
47Leisure Sciences1977Taylor & Francis
48Journal of Sport and Social Issues1977SAGE
49Global Networks2001Wiley
50European Sociological Review1985Oxford University Press
51Social Indicators Research1974Springer
52Health Sociology Review1991Taylor & Francis
53Society & Natural Resources1988Taylor & Francis
54Youth & Society1969SAGE
55British Journal of Sociology of Education1980Taylor & Francis
56Race & Class1959SAGE
57Crime, Media, Culture2005SAGE
58Social Movement Studies2002Taylor & Francis
59Ethnic and Racial Studies1978Taylor & Francis
60Sociological Forum1986Wiley
61Human Ecology1973Springer
62Body & Society1995SAGE
63Current Sociology1952SAGE
64Politics & Society1970SAGE
66Anthrozoös1987Taylor & Francis
67Critical Sociology1969SAGE
68Law & Society Review1966Wiley
69International Journal of Comparative Sociology1960SAGE
70Sociological Methodology1997SAGE
71Discourse & Society1990SAGE
72Symbolic Interaction1978Wiley
73Deviant Behavior1979Taylor & Francis
74Men and Masculinities1998SAGE
75Journal of Cultural Economy2008Taylor & Francis
76Mobilization1996San Diego State University
77Journal of Sociology1965SAGE
78Journal of Contemporary Ethnography1972SAGE
79Innovation1988Taylor & Francis
80Acta Sociologica1955SAGE
82Research in Social Stratification and Mobility1983Elsevier
83International Sociology1986SAGE
84Sociology Compass2007Wiley
85Cultural Sociology2007SAGE
86Economy and Society1972Taylor & Francis
87Biodemography and Social Biology1954Taylor & Francis
88Sociological Perspectives1958SAGE
89Sociological Research Online1996SAGE
90City & Community2002Wiley
90Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion1961Wiley
92Sociological Quarterly1960Taylor & Francis
93Sociological Inquiry1928Wiley
94European Societies1999Taylor & Francis
95Canadian Journal of Sociology Open Access1975Canadian Journal of Sociology
96Race and Social Problems2009Springer
97Teaching Sociology1973SAGE
98Social Justice Research1987Springer
99Du Bois Review2004Cambridge University Press
100Revista Espanola de Investigaciones Sociologicas Open Access1978Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas
101Sport in Society1998Taylor & Francis
102Armed Forces & Society1974SAGE
103European Journal of Sociology1960Cambridge University Press
104Nations and Nationalism1995Wiley
105Rationality and Society1989SAGE
107Review of Religious Research1959Springer
109Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie1948Springer
110Social Science Quarterly1919Wiley
111Zeitschrift für Soziologie1972De Gruyter
112Food, Culture & Society1996Taylor & Francis
113Canadian Review of Sociology1964Wiley
114Comparative Studies in Society and History1958Cambridge University Press
115Sociológia Open Access1969Slovak Academy of Sciences
116Revista Internacional de Sociologia Open Access1943Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas
117Journal of Law and Society1974Wiley
118Social Compass1953SAGE
119Contemporary Sociology2004SAGE
120Filosofija-Sociologija Open Access2001Lithuanian Academy of Sciences
121Journal of the History of Sexuality1990Project MUSE
122Economic and Social Review Open Access1969Economic and Social Studies
123Convergencia Open Access1993Convergencia Revista de Ciencias Sociales
124Society & Animals1993Brill
125Qualitative Sociology1997Springer
127Journal of Leisure Research1969Taylor & Francis
127Sociological Spectrum1981Taylor & Francis
129Revue française de sociologie1960CAIRN
130Human Studies1978Springer
131Journal of Mathematical Sociology1971Taylor & Francis
132Sotsiologicheskie Issledovaniia1974Russian Academy of Sciences
133Sociologus1925Cuncker & Humblot
134Društvena istraživanja Open Access1996Institute of Social Sciences lvo Pilar
135Human Ecology Review Open Access1993Australian National University Press
136Eastern European Countryside Open Access1994De Gruyter
137Contributions to Indian Sociology1957SAGE
138Sociologický časopis Open Access1964Sociologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i.
139American Journal of Economics and Sociology1941Wiley
140Journal of Historical Sociology1988Wiley
141Sociologisk Forskning Open Access1964Swedish Sociological Association
142Déviance et société1977Cairn
143Sociologie du travail1959SciencesPo
144Tempo Social Open Access1989Scielo
145Berliner Journal für Soziologie1991Springer
146Telos1968Telos Press
147Polish Sociological Review Open Access1961Polish Sociological Association
148Soziale Welt1949Nomos
149Studies in Symbolic Interaction1977Emerald Insight
150Current Perspectives in Social Theory2002Emerald Insight