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Social Forces

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
History

Social Sciences
Anthropology
Sociology and Political Science
PublisherOxford University Press
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15347605, 00377732
Coverage1925-2020
Scope Established in 1922, Social Forces is recognized as a global leader among social research journals. Social Forces publishes articles of interest to a general social science audience and emphasizes cutting-edge sociological inquiry as well as explores realms the discipline shares with psychology, anthropology, political science, history, and economics. Social Forces is published by Oxford University Press in partnership with the Department of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Anthropology1999Q1
Anthropology2000Q1
Anthropology2001Q1
Anthropology2002Q1
Anthropology2003Q1
Anthropology2004Q1
Anthropology2005Q1
Anthropology2006Q1
Anthropology2007Q1
Anthropology2008Q1
Anthropology2009Q1
Anthropology2010Q1
Anthropology2011Q1
Anthropology2012Q1
Anthropology2013Q1
Anthropology2014Q1
Anthropology2015Q1
Anthropology2016Q1
Anthropology2017Q1
Anthropology2018Q1
Anthropology2019Q1
History1999Q1
History2000Q1
History2001Q1
History2002Q1
History2003Q1
History2004Q1
History2005Q1
History2006Q1
History2007Q1
History2008Q1
History2009Q1
History2010Q1
History2011Q1
History2012Q1
History2013Q1
History2014Q1
History2015Q1
History2016Q1
History2017Q1
History2018Q1
History2019Q1
Sociology and Political Science1999Q1
Sociology and Political Science2000Q1
Sociology and Political Science2001Q1
Sociology and Political Science2002Q1
Sociology and Political Science2003Q1
Sociology and Political Science2004Q1
Sociology and Political Science2005Q1
Sociology and Political Science2006Q1
Sociology and Political Science2007Q1
Sociology and Political Science2008Q1
Sociology and Political Science2009Q1
Sociology and Political Science2010Q1
Sociology and Political Science2011Q1
Sociology and Political Science2012Q1
Sociology and Political Science2013Q1
Sociology and Political Science2014Q1
Sociology and Political Science2015Q1
Sociology and Political Science2016Q1
Sociology and Political Science2017Q1
Sociology and Political Science2018Q1
Sociology and Political Science2019Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
19992.392
20002.068
20011.283
20021.598
20031.987
20041.156
20052.131
20061.901
20072.170
20081.906
20091.785
20101.801
20111.450
20122.339
20131.688
20141.706
20151.750
20162.310
20172.257
20182.910
20191.769
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19991.812
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.971
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.693
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.539
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.072
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.370
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.712
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.506
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.413
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.498
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.933
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.875
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.791
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.348
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.719
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.863
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.121
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.052
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.103
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.489
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.492
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.812
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.623
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.403
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.368
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.043
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.924
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.086
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.179
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.162
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.387
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.330
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.306
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.884
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.181
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.371
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.586
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.848
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.738
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.337
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.839
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.530
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.208
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.216
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.255
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.391
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.606
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.113
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.634
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.644
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.653
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.835
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.799
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.806
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.275
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.448
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.903
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.196
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.688
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.441
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.468
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.130
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199910
Self Cites200021
Self Cites200129
Self Cites200214
Self Cites200324
Self Cites200415
Self Cites200533
Self Cites200621
Self Cites200722
Self Cites200820
Self Cites200914
Self Cites201019
Self Cites201112
Self Cites201217
Self Cites201317
Self Cites201415
Self Cites201521
Self Cites201620
Self Cites201717
Self Cites201832
Self Cites20195
Total Cites1999279
Total Cites2000250
Total Cites2001216
Total Cites2002208
Total Cites2003286
Total Cites2004277
Total Cites2005376
Total Cites2006411
Total Cites2007510
Total Cites2008521
Total Cites2009530
Total Cites2010466
Total Cites2011498
Total Cites2012571
Total Cites2013421
Total Cites2014422
Total Cites2015437
Total Cites2016487
Total Cites2017471
Total Cites2018634
Total Cites2019528
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19991.747
External Cites per document20001.487
External Cites per document20011.214
External Cites per document20021.276
External Cites per document20031.871
External Cites per document20041.819
External Cites per document20052.318
External Cites per document20061.980
External Cites per document20072.085
External Cites per document20082.079
External Cites per document20092.324
External Cites per document20102.235
External Cites per document20112.250
External Cites per document20122.798
External Cites per document20132.093
External Cites per document20142.287
External Cites per document20152.462
External Cites per document20162.731
External Cites per document20172.640
External Cites per document20183.168
External Cites per document20192.812
Cites per document19991.812
Cites per document20001.623
Cites per document20011.403
Cites per document20021.368
Cites per document20032.043
Cites per document20041.924
Cites per document20052.541
Cites per document20062.086
Cites per document20072.179
Cites per document20082.162
Cites per document20092.387
Cites per document20102.330
Cites per document20112.306
Cites per document20122.884
Cites per document20132.181
Cites per document20142.371
Cites per document20152.586
Cites per document20162.848
Cites per document20172.738
Cites per document20183.337
Cites per document20192.839
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
19993.70
20000.00
20014.00
20022.27
20033.85
20041.82
20057.45
20062.25
200741.94
200867.12
200910.29
201015.00
20115.26
201212.70
20136.35
201426.09
201518.75
201614.71
201717.65
201818.03
201915.63
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20032
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents20053
Non-citable documents20064
Non-citable documents20074
Non-citable documents20084
Non-citable documents20092
Non-citable documents20103
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20127
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents201810
Non-citable documents201911
Citable documents1999154
Citable documents2000154
Citable documents2001154
Citable documents2002152
Citable documents2003140
Citable documents2004144
Citable documents2005148
Citable documents2006197
Citable documents2007234
Citable documents2008241
Citable documents2009222
Citable documents2010200
Citable documents2011216
Citable documents2012198
Citable documents2013193
Citable documents2014178
Citable documents2015169
Citable documents2016171
Citable documents2017172
Citable documents2018190
Citable documents2019186
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents199959
Uncited documents200050
Uncited documents200157
Uncited documents200257
Uncited documents200337
Uncited documents200435
Uncited documents200533
Uncited documents200664
Uncited documents200775
Uncited documents200878
Uncited documents200964
Uncited documents201048
Uncited documents201160
Uncited documents201245
Uncited documents201356
Uncited documents201447
Uncited documents201541
Uncited documents201629
Uncited documents201746
Uncited documents201843
Uncited documents201955
Cited documents199995
Cited documents2000104
Cited documents200197
Cited documents200295
Cited documents2003105
Cited documents2004111
Cited documents2005118
Cited documents2006137
Cited documents2007163
Cited documents2008167
Cited documents2009160
Cited documents2010155
Cited documents2011161
Cited documents2012160
Cited documents2013144
Cited documents2014136
Cited documents2015131
Cited documents2016144
Cited documents2017132
Cited documents2018157
Cited documents2019142
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