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Journal of Anthropological Research Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Journal_of_Anthropological_Research

Journal of Anthropological Research
DisciplineAnthropology
LanguageEnglish
Edited byLawrence Guy Straus
Publication details
Former name(s)
New Mexico Anthropologist, Southwestern Journal of Anthropology
History1937–present
Publisher
University of Chicago Press for the Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico (United States)
FrequencyQuarterly
0.647 (2016)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4J. Anthropol. Res.
Indexing
CODENJAPRCP
ISSN0091-7710 (print)
2153-3806 (web)
LCCN73645054
OCLC no.14573998
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The Journal of Anthropological Research is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering anthropology. It was established in 1937 as the New Mexico Anthropologist, with its first issue published on March 13 of that year. At the beginning of 1945, Leslie Spier launched the journal's successor, the Southwestern Journal of Anthropology, and served as its editor until he died in 1961. The subsequent editor, Harry Basehart, changed the journal's title to its current one in 1973. It is published by the University of Chicago Press along with the journal's owner and copyright holder, the University of New Mexico. The current editor-in-chief is Lawrence Guy Straus (University of New Mexico).[1] According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 0.647, ranking it 55th out of 82 journals in the category "Anthropology".[2]

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  1. ^ "Seven Decades of SWJA/JAR". University of Chicago Press. Retrieved 2017-10-29.
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Anthropology". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2017.

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