Journal of Black Studies

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Journal of Black Studies  
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DisciplineAfricana studies
LanguageEnglish
Edited byMolefi Kete Asante, Ama Mazama
Publication details
History1970-present
Publisher
FrequencyBimonthly
0.571 (2017)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4J. Black Stud.
Indexing
ISSN0021-9347 (print)
1552-4566 (web)
LCCN77022565
OCLC no.1799971
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Journal of Black Studies is a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the fields of social sciences and ethnic studies concerning African-American culture. The journal's editors-in-chief are Molefi Kete Asante (Temple University) and Ama Mazama (Temple University). The journal was established in 1970 and is currently published by SAGE Publications.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The Journal of Black Studies 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 0.571, ranking it 70th out of 98 journals in the category "Social Sciences"[1] and 15 out of 16 journals in the category "Ethnic Studies".[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Social Sciences". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Ethnic Studies". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.

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