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Swiss Journal of Sociology

Revue Suisse de sociologie/ Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Soziologie
Journal Details
access type Open Access
License
Format
Journal
eISSN
2297-8348
First Published
16 Apr 2016
Publication timeframe
3 times per year
Languages
English
Journal Subjects
Social Sciences, Sociology, Sociological Theory, Methods, Techniques, Statistics, Social Structures, Social Interaction, Population, Social Anthropology, other
Journal Metrics
Cite Score
0.8
SJR
0.247
SNIP
0.520

The Swiss Journal of Sociology is a generalist journal with the aim to advance academic discussions and scientific knowledge in sociology. It was established in 1975 on the initiative of the Swiss Sociological Association. It is published three times a year by the Swiss Sociological Association, with the support of the Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences.

The journal is the leading platform for sociological debates in Switzerland and on Swiss society and its developments. It publishes work on the theory, methods, practice, and history of sociology. Although a central aim of the journal is to reflect the state of the discipline in Switzerland, articles will be accepted irrespective of the author's nationality or whether the submitted work focuses on this country.

The journal is understood as a representative medium of Swiss sociology and therefore encourages contributions from all research areas and from a plurality of theoretical schools and methodological approaches. It neither favors nor excludes any research orientation but particularly aims to promote communication between different perspectives. It publishes innovative and methodologically rigorous articles contributing to the progress of the state of research in sociology. In order to fulfil this aim, all submissions will be refereed anonymously by at least two reviewers. The journal uses a double-blind peer review process.

The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.

Rejection rate:

  • 65%

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Plagiarism Policy

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Editors-in-Chief:
Rainer Diaz-Bone (University of Lucerne)
Jörg Rössel (University of Zurich)

Submission Manager:
Marion Beetschen, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Editorial Committee:
Rainer Diaz-Bone (University of Lucerne), Jörg Rössel (University of Zurich), Roman Gibel (University of Lucerne), Kenneth Horvath (Zurich University of Teacher Education), Stephanie Steinmetz (University of Lausanne)

International Advisory Board:
Jeffrey Alexander, Yale University, USA
Margaret Archer, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland
Georges Balandier, Université de Paris-Sorbonne, France
Charles Camic, University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA
Max Haller, Universität Graz, Austria
Bettina Heintz, Universität Luzern, Switzerland
Robert Hettlage, Universität Regensburg, Germany
Alberto Martinelli, Università di Milano, Italy
Renate Mayntz, Max-Planck-Institut für Gesellschaftsforschung, Köln, Germany
Richard Münch, Zeppelin University, Germany
Helga Nowotny, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
Céline Saint-Pierre, Université de Québec à Montréal, Canada
Alain Touraine, EHESS, Paris, France
Anton Zijderveld, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, Netherlands

Manuscripts and Editorial Correspondence
Revue suisse de sociologie
Faculté des sciences sociales et politiques
Institut des sciences sociales
Université de Lausanne
Geopolis – Mouline
CH-1015 Lausanne
E-Mail: socio.journal@sgs-sss.ch

Publisher
De Gruyter Poland
Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

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Open Access Statement

The journal is an Open Access journal that allows a free unlimited access to all its contents without any restrictions upon publication to all users.

Open Access License

Journal Details
access type Open Access
License
Format
Journal
eISSN
2297-8348
First Published
16 Apr 2016
Publication timeframe
3 times per year
Languages
English
Journal Subjects
Social Sciences, Sociology, Sociological Theory, Methods, Techniques, Statistics, Social Structures, Social Interaction, Population, Social Anthropology, other
Journal Metrics
Cite Score
0.8
SJR
0.247
SNIP
0.520

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