Current Anthropology

Sponsored by Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research

Frequency: 6 issues/year; ISSN:  0011-3204  E-ISSN: 1537-5382
ISI-JCR ranking: #4 out of 81 in Anthropology
Impact Factor: 2.846 2013 ISI-JCR
Editor: Mark Aldenderfer, University of California, Merced


Current Anthropology is a transnational journal devoted to research on humankind, encompassing the full range of anthropological scholarship on human cultures and on the human and other primate species. Communicating across the subfields, the journal features papers in a wide variety of areas, including social, cultural, and physical anthropology as well as ethnology and ethnohistory, archaeology and prehistory, folklore, and linguistics.