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Social Studies of Science

An International Review of Research in the Social Dimensions of Science and Technology

Queen's University, Canada
2013 Impact Factor: 2.151
2013 Ranking: 2/56 in History & Philosophy Of Science (SCI) | 2/42 in History & Philosophy Of Science (SSCI)
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)
Social Studies of Science is an international peer-reviewed journal that encourages submissions of original research on science, technology and medicine.

The journal is multidisciplinary, publishing work from a range of fields including:

  • political science, sociology, economics
  • history, philosophy, psychology
  • social anthropology, legal and educational disciplines

"Social Studies of Science is indispensable for anyone seriously concerned about understanding the place of science and technology in the modern world." Michael Mulkay

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

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Frequency: Bi-monthly eISSN: 1460-3659 ISSN: 0306-3127
Months of Distribution: February , April , June , August , October , December Current Volume: 45 Current Issue: 3
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