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Journal of Family History is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the fields of History and Anthropology. The journal's editor is Roderick Phillips (Carleton University). It is currently published by SAGE Publications.

Journal of Family History  
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DisciplineHistory
LanguageEnglish
Edited byRoderick Phillips
Publication details
Publication history
1976-present
Publisher
SAGE Publications (United Kingdom)
FrequencyQuarterly
0.333
Standard abbreviations
J. Fam. Hist.
Indexing
ISSN0363-1990 (print)
1552-5473 (web)
LCCN76648808
OCLC no.2514766
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Contents

HistoryEdit

The Journal of Family History was established in 1975 by Tamara K. Hareven;[1][2] its first issue was published in 1976.[3]

ScopeEdit

Journal of Family History is a resource for scholars who are interested in the history of the family over the past three decades. The journal provides a forum for international research on family, kinship and population. [4] Journal of Family history focuses on work from different perspectives such as gender, race and culture.[5] Many of the articles are written by recognized historians.[6]

Abstracting and indexingEdit

Journal of Family History is abstracted and indexed in, among other databases: SCOPUS, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2017 impact factor is 0.333, ranking it 27 out of 31 journals in the category ‘History of Social Sciences’.[7] and 53 out of 89 journals in the category ‘History’.[8] and 45 out of 46 journals in the category ‘Family Studies’.[9] and 75 out of 85 journals in the category ‘Anthropology’.[10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Richard Aldrich. Public Or Private Education?: Lessons from History. Psychology Press; 2004. ISBN 978-0-7130-0230-0. p. 129–.
  2. ^ Handbook of Marriage and the Family. Springer Science & Business Media; 14 September 2012. ISBN 978-1-4614-3987-5. p. 872–.
  3. ^ John Beckett. Writing local history. Manchester University Press; 19 July 2013. ISBN 978-1-84779-513-7. p. 157–.
  4. ^ Structures and Assertions: Ed. by Thomas A. Brady; Heiko A. Oberman; James D. Tracy. BRILL; 1994. ISBN 90-04-09760-0. p. 51–.
  5. ^ Approaches to the History of the Western Family 1500-1914. Cambridge University Press; 28 September 1995. ISBN 978-0-521-55793-1. p. 75–.
  6. ^ The New History: The 1980s and Beyond. Princeton University Press; 14 March 2017. ISBN 978-1-4008-8647-0. p. 146–.
  7. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: History of Social Sciences". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.
  8. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: History". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.
  9. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Family Studies". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.
  10. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Anthropology". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.

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