List of top Sociology journals


This web page aims to provide a latest list of top Sociology journals. The journals are Web of Science (SCI) indexed with high impact factor. Moreover, the listed journals are UGC CARE approved, Scopus indexed. These journals are sorted based on Scopus SJR score.

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Top Sociology Journals
S. No.Journal TitlePublisherISSNSJR
1American Sociological ReviewAmerican Sociological Association00031224, 193982715.944
2American Political Science ReviewCambridge University Press15375943, 000305545.816
3Annual Review of Political ScienceAnnual Reviews Inc.10942939, 154515775.468
4Annual Review of SociologyAnnual Reviews Inc.03600572, 154521155.406
5American Journal of Political ScienceWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd00925853, 154059074.913
6Leadership QuarterlyElsevier Inc.104898434.907
7Political AnalysisCambridge University Press10471987, 147649894.712
8Journal of Service ResearchSAGE Publications Inc.10946705, 155273794.01
9Journal of Organizational BehaviorJohn Wiley and Sons Ltd10991379, 089437963.88
10Journal of Public Administration Research and TheoryOxford University Press14779803, 105318583.811
11Journal of Personality and Social PsychologyAmerican Psychological Association2235143.697
12International OrganizationCambridge University Press15315088, 002081833.606
13Political CommunicationTaylor and Francis Ltd.10584609, 109176753.371
14Structural Equation ModelingPsychology Press Ltd15328007, 107055113.302
15Comparative Political StudiesSAGE Publications Inc.15523829, 001041403.232
16International Journal of Press/PoliticsSAGE Publications Inc.194016123.096
17New Media and SocietySAGE Publications Ltd14614448, 146173153.055
18Journal of PoliticsUniversity of Chicago Press14682508, 002238163.027
19Sociology of EducationSAGE Publications Inc.00380407, 193985732.932
20British Journal of Political ScienceCambridge University Press00071234, 146921122.918
21European Journal of Political ResearchWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd03044130, 147567652.824
22Political BehaviorSpringer New York01909320, 157366872.814
23Public Administration ReviewWiley-Blackwell00333352, 154062102.788
24American Journal of SociologyUniversity of Chicago00029602, 153753902.721
25Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and SocietyOxford University Press17521386, 175213782.696
26Social Issues and Policy ReviewWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd17512409, 175123952.447
27Government Information QuarterlyElsevier Ltd.0740624X2.439
28Quarterly Journal of Political ScienceNow Publishers Inc15540634, 155406262.425
29Political Science Research and MethodsCambridge University Press20498470, 204984892.419
30Work, Employment and SocietySAGE Publications Ltd95001702.405
31Public Opinion QuarterlyOxford University Press0033362X, 153753312.389
32Work, Aging and RetirementOxford University Press205446502.38
33Theory and Research in Social EducationTaylor and Francis Ltd.00933104, 216316542.377
34Journal of DemocracyJohns Hopkins University Press10455736, 108632142.372
35Journal of European Public PolicyRoutledge14664429, 135017632.36
36Journal of Race, Ethnicity and PoliticsCambridge University Press205660852.36
37Journal of Peace ResearchSAGE Publications Ltd2234332.35
38Work and OccupationsSAGE Publications Inc.07308884, 155284642.334
39Political PsychologyWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd0162895X, 146792212.332
40World DevelopmentElsevier BV0305750X, 187359912.297
41Accounting, Organizations and SocietyElsevier Ltd.36136822.204
42Social ForcesOxford University Press15347605, 003777322.135
43European Political Science ReviewCambridge University Press17557739, 175577472.075
44Journal of Conflict ResolutionSAGE Publications Inc.2200272.062
45Journal of Policy Analysis and ManagementWiley-Liss Inc.02768739, 152066882.052
46Journal of Public Relations ResearchRoutledge1062726X, 1532754X2.012
47Sociological TheorySAGE Publications Ltd07352751, 146795582.01
48European Sociological ReviewOxford University Press02667215, 146826722.001
49Administrative Science QuarterlyJohnson School at Cornell University00018392, 1930381517.357
50Sociological MethodologySAGE Publications Ltd14679531, 008117501.988
51Review of International Political EconomyRoutledge09692290, 146645261.959
52Policy and SocietyElsevier Ltd.144940351.944
53Sociological Methods and ResearchSAGE Publications Inc.00491241, 155282941.927
54Food PolicyElsevier BV30691921.926
55Policy Studies JournalWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd0190292X, 154100721.924
56International SecurityMIT Press Journals15314804, 016228891.91
57International AffairsWiley-Blackwell14682346, 002058501.891
58International Journal of Urban and Regional ResearchWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd03091317, 146824271.883
59SociologySAGE Publications Ltd3803851.828
60Journal of Experimental Social PsychologyAcademic Press Inc.00221031, 109604651.825
61Environmental PoliticsRoutledge96440161.788
62Political Research QuarterlySAGE Publications Inc.1938274X, 106591291.782
63Sustainability ScienceSpringer Japan18624065, 186240571.775
64World PoliticsCambridge University Press00438871, 108633381.734
65Policy SciencesSpringer Netherlands00322687, 157308911.661
66Research and PoliticsSAGE Publications Ltd205316801.659
67CitiesElsevier Ltd.26427511.656
68Early Childhood Research QuarterlyElsevier Ltd.88520061.653
69Legislative Studies QuarterlyWiley-Blackwell03629805, 193991621.637
70Internet ResearchEmerald Group Publishing Ltd.106622431.618
71Public AdministrationWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd14679299, 003332981.617
72International Studies QuarterlyOxford University Press14682478, 002088331.615
73American Review of Public AdministrationSAGE Publications Inc.15523357, 027507401.612
74Social NetworksElsevier BV37887331.565
75Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social SciencesGerontological Society of America10795014, 175853681.559
76Media, Culture and SocietySAGE Publications Ltd01634437, 146036751.554
77GovernanceWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd09521895, 146804911.525
78Journal of Experimental Political ScienceCambridge University Press20522630, 205226491.497
79Science CommunicationSAGE Publications Inc.15528545, 107554701.489
80Gender and SocietySAGE Publications Inc.08912432, 155239771.472
81Resources PolicyElsevier Ltd.30142071.461
82Sociological ReviewSAGE Publications Inc.1467954X, 003802611.444
83GeoforumElsevier BV1671851.424
84Journal of Sex ResearchTaylor and Francis Ltd.00224499, 155985191.421
85Party PoliticsSAGE Publications Ltd13540688, 146036831.391
86Research in Social Stratification and MobilityJAI Press27656241.39
87International Journal of Strategic CommunicationRoutledge1553118X, 155311981.389
88Critical Perspectives on AccountingAcademic Press Inc.10452354, 109599551.381
89Political GeographyElsevier BV96262981.369
90Canadian Journal of Political ScienceCambridge University Press17449324, 000842391.359
91Journal of Criminal JusticeElsevier BV4723521.359
92British Journal of SociologyWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd00071315, 146844461.335
93Socio-Economic ReviewOxford University Press147514611.315
94Educational Technology and Society11763647, 143645221.311
95Regulation and GovernanceWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd17485983, 174859911.293
96Journal of Rural StudiesElsevier Ltd.74301671.292
97Policy and PoliticsPolicy Press03055736, 147084421.278
98Social ProblemsOxford University Press15338533, 003777911.278
99European Journal of International RelationsSAGE Publications Ltd135406611.269
100Group Processes and Intergroup RelationsSAGE Publications Ltd14617188, 136843021.269



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