Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Girlhood Studies


United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category


Berghahn Books Inc.



Publication type



19388209, 19388322





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Girlhood Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal is a peer-reviewed journal providing a forum for the critical discussion of girlhood from a variety of disciplinary perspectives, and for the dissemination of current research and reflections on girls' lives to a broad, cross-disciplinary audience of scholars, researchers, practitioners in the fields of education, social service and health care and policy makers. International and interdisciplinary in scope, it is committed to feminist, anti-discrimination, anti-oppression approaches and solicits manuscripts from a variety of disciplines. The mission of the journal is to bring together contributions from and initiate dialogue among perspectives ranging from medical and legal practice, ethnographic inquiry, philosophical reflection, historical investigations, literary, cultural and media research to curriculum design and policy-making. Topics addressed within the journal include girls and schooling, girls and feminism, girls and sexuality, girlhood in the context of Boyhood Studies, girls and new media and popular culture, representation of girls in different media, histories of girlhood, girls and development. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Developmental and Educational Psychology2015Q4
Developmental and Educational Psychology2016Q4
Developmental and Educational Psychology2017Q4
Developmental and Educational Psychology2018Q4
Developmental and Educational Psychology2019Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2020Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2021Q3
Gender Studies2015Q3
Gender Studies2016Q3
Gender Studies2017Q3
Gender Studies2018Q3
Gender Studies2019Q3
Gender Studies2020Q3
Gender Studies2021Q2
Life-span and Life-course Studies2015Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2016Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2017Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2018Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2019Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2020Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2021Q3
Social Psychology2015Q4
Social Psychology2016Q4
Social Psychology2017Q4
Social Psychology2018Q3
Social Psychology2019Q3
Social Psychology2020Q3
Social Psychology2021Q3
Sociology and Political Science2015Q3
Sociology and Political Science2016Q3
Sociology and Political Science2017Q3
Sociology and Political Science2018Q3
Sociology and Political Science2019Q2
Sociology and Political Science2020Q2
Sociology and Political Science2021Q2

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.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

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)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.111
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.309
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.300
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.402
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.574
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.797
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.309
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.308
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.391
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.442
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.837
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.305
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.344
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.259
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.426
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.867
Total 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.

Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20166
Self Cites20179
Self Cites20186
Self Cites20196
Self Cites20207
Self Cites20217
Total Cites20140
Total Cites20151
Total Cites201613
Total Cites201721
Total Cites201828
Total Cites201934
Total Cites202038
Total Cites202172
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.

External Cites per document20140
External Cites per document20150.125
External Cites per document20160.194
External Cites per document20170.194
External Cites per document20180.262
External Cites per document20190.354
External Cites per document20200.392
External Cites per document20210.823
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20150.111
Cites per document20160.333
Cites per document20170.309
Cites per document20180.308
Cites per document20190.391
Cites per document20200.442
Cites per document20210.837
% 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
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.

Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents20187
Non-citable documents20198
Non-citable documents20207
Non-citable documents20217
Citable documents20140
Citable documents20158
Citable documents201636
Citable documents201762
Citable documents201884
Citable documents201979
Citable documents202079
Citable documents202179
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.

Uncited documents20140
Uncited documents20158
Uncited documents201631
Uncited documents201748
Uncited documents201871
Uncited documents201961
Uncited documents202060
Uncited documents202149
Cited documents20140
Cited documents20151
Cited documents20168
Cited documents201720
Cited documents201820
Cited documents201926
Cited documents202026
Cited documents202137
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