Social Science Forum

The journal Social Science Forum (Družboslovne razprave) was first published in 1984. It publishes double-blind peer reviewed articles in Slovenian and English languages in the fields of sociology, media studies, political science, cultural studies and other studies which are close to these fields. Additionally, it publishes book reviews, mostly of social science books published in Slovenian language. The journal is published three times (April, September and December) a year. Articles published in the journal have to be characterized by high level of research originality and address the topics that are relevant to the scientific community in which the journal is grounded and should correspond to the global research trends in the field of social sciences. The journal fosters theoretical and methodological diversity, i.e. it publishes contributions drawing on different traditions in social sciences. Družboslovne razprave is published by the Slovenian Sociological Association and the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana.

Current editors:

  • Tanja Oblak Črnič
  • Natalija Majsova

The journal is abstracted in

  • Scopus
  • CSA
    • CSA Worldwide Political Science Abstracts (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts), Selective
    • Social Services Abstracts, Selective
    • Sociological Abstracts (Online), Core
  • EBSCOhost
    • Current Abstracts
    • Political Science Complete
    • SocINDEX
    • SocINDEX with Full Text
    • TOC Premier (Table of Contents)
  • OCLC
    • Sociological Abstracts (Online), Core
  • Ceeol (Central and Easter European Online Library)
  • Ulrich’s Web
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals, Lund)
  • De Gruyter
  • dLib (Digitalna knjižnica Slovenije)
  • Universitätsbibliothek Regensburg Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek – Frei zugängliche E-Journals

Open acces information

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available on-line without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

All content is made freely available for non-commercial purposes, users are allowed to copy and redistribute the material, transform, and build upon the material as long as they cite the source.

Copyright notice

The articles in Social Science Forum are published under This license does not apply to the media referenced, which are subject to the individual rights owner’s terms. The authors hold the copyright without restrictions and retain publishing rights without restrictions.

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