Social Forces: Quick facts and submission tips
Aims and scopes
Social Forces emphasizes cutting-edge sociological inquiry and explores realms the discipline shares with psychology, anthropology, political science, history, and economics.
Oxford University Press (Social Forces is published in partnership with the Department of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.)
Frequency of Publication
Quarterly: March, June, September, and December
EDITORIAL POLICIES & CRITICAL FACTORS FOR PUBLICATION
- Authors must follow the manuscript’s format and guidelines posted here: http://www.oxfordjournals.org/our_journals/sf/for_authors/ms_prep.html
- The journal’s self-archiving policy can be found here: http://www.oxfordjournals.org/en/access-purchase/rights-and-permissions/self-archiving-policye.html
- The journal may issue press releases for some of its articles and authors are expected to follow any press embargoes set for their manuscript.
- Material that should be considered as supplementary data must be submitted at the time of the manuscript submission for peer review. Learn more about it here: http://www.oxfordjournals.org/our_journals/sf/for_authors/ms_prep.html
MANISCRIPT REVIEW PROCESS
GOOD PUBLISHING PRACTICES
- See Instructions for Authors to learn about publication ethics, authorship, plagiarism, etc.: http://www.oxfordjournals.org/our_journals/sf/for_authors/ms_prep.html
- Free access to highly cited articles: http://www.oxfordjournals.org/our_journals/sf/sf_highly_cited_articles.html
- Archive to all online content: http://sf.oxfordjournals.org/content/by/year
IMPACT AND RATING
- Impact factor: 1.095 for 2013 (Journal Citation Reports, Science Citation Index by ISI.)
- Ranking: 48 out of 137 (Sociology)
- Indexed in:
Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, American History and Life, Criminal Justice Abstracts, EBSCO Legal Source, Academic Search Premier, FRANCIS, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, PASCAL, Periodicals Index Online , ATLA Religion Database, Business Source Elite, EBSCO Education Source, Educational research abstracts (ERA), Historical Abstracts, International Political Science Abstracts, Political Science Complete, Religion and Philosophy Collection, Social services abstracts, Sociological abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
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