Cross-Cultural Research Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-Cultural_Research

Cross-Cultural Research
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DisciplineSocial Sciences, Interdisciplinary
Edited byCarol R. Ember
Publication details
Former name(s)
Behavior Science Research
SAGE Publications (United Kingdom)
0.975 (2017)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Cross-Cult. Res.
ISSN1069-3971 (print)
1552-3578 (web)
OCLC no.28013395

Cross-Cultural Research (formerly Behavior Science Research[1]) is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Social Sciences. The journal's editor is Carol R. Ember (Human Relations Area Files). It has been in publication since 1966 and is currently published by SAGE Publications on behalf of the Society for Cross-Cultural Research.


Cross-Cultural Research publishes articles that describe cross-cultural and comparative studies in all human sciences. The journal covers topics such as societies, nations and cultures. Cross-Cultural Research focuses on the systematic testing of theories about human societies and behaviour.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Cross-Cultural Research is abstracted and indexed in, among other databases: SCOPUS, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2017 impact factor is 0.975, ranking it 56 out of 98 journals in the category ‘Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary’.[2]


  1. ^ "Cross-Cultural Research". 2015-10-28.
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Social Sciences Interdisciplinary". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.

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