Language in Society

Language in Society is a peer-reviewed academic journal of sociolinguistics. It was established in 1972 and is published five times a year by Cambridge University Press. The current editors in chief are Susan Ehrlich (York University) and Tommaso Milani (University of Gothenburg). It has a circulation of 1900.[1]

Language in Society  
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DisciplineSociolinguistics
LanguageEnglish
Edited bySusan Ehrlich & Tommaso Milani
Publication details
History1972-present
Publisher
Cambridge University Press (United Kingdom)
Frequency5/year
2.04 (2019)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Lang. Soc.
Indexing
ISSN0047-4045 (print)
1469-8013 (web)
LCCN72623747
OCLC no.299393484
Links

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal's 2019 impact factor is 2.04, ranking it 22nd out of 187 journals in the category "Linguistics," and 38rd out of 150 journals in the category "Sociology."[2]

Aims and scopeEdit

The journal treats language and communication in the context of social life. Apart from sociolinguistics, its scope encompasses also related fields, such as linguistic anthropology. Taking an international perspective, the journal aims at encouraging discussion among researchers and disciplines.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Advertising Information". Cambridge University Press. 2010. Retrieved 2010-12-30.
  2. ^ "Language in Society". Cambridge University Press. Retrieved 2020-07-31.
  3. ^ "Cambridge Journals Online - Language in Society". Cambridge University Press. 2010. Retrieved 2010-12-30.