|Edited by||Arthur S. Alderson, Dina G. Okamoto|
SAGE Publications (United States)
|ISO 4||Am. Sociol. Rev.|
|ISSN|| 0003-1224 (print)|
The American Sociological Review is a bi-monthly peer-reviewed academic journal covering all aspects of sociology. It is published by SAGE Publications on behalf of the American Sociological Association. It was established in 1936.The editors-in-chief are Arthur S. Alderson (Indiana University-Bloomington) and Dina G. Okamoto (Indiana University-Bloomington).
For its first thirty years, the American Sociological Society (now the American Sociological Association) was largely dominated by the sociology department of the University of Chicago, and the quasi-official journal of the association was Chicago's American Journal of Sociology . In 1935, the executive committee of the American Sociological Society voted 5 to 4 against disestablishing the American Journal of Sociology as the official journal of society, but the measure was passed on for consideration of the general membership, which voted 2 to 1 to establish a new journal independent of Chicago: the American Sociological Review.
The journal is abstracted and indexed in:
According to the Journal Citation Reports , its 2019 impact factor is 6.372, ranking it 2nd out of 150 journals in the category "Sociology".
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