|Edited by||Charles Edgley, Jeffrey E. Nash|
|ISO 4||J. Contemp. Ethnogr.|
The Journal of Contemporary Ethnography is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research in ethnography. The journal's editors-in-chief are Charles Edgley and Jeffrey E. Nash (University of Arkansas, Little Rock). It was established in 1972 and is currently published by Sage Publications.
The Journal of Contemporary Ethnography is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2017 impact factor is 0.862, ranking it 32nd out of 40 journals in the category "Urban Studies" and 93rd out of 146 journals in the category "Sociology".