Visual Anthropology Review
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Visual Anthropology Review

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United States
Journal ISSN: 10587187, 15487458
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
History: 1991-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


As the journal of the Society for Visual Anthropology a section of the American Anthropological Association Visual Anthropology Review promotes the discussion of visual studies broadly conceived. Within its breadth visual anthropology includes both the study of visual aspects of human of cultural lives and experience and the use of visual techniques and technologies in anthropological research representation and teaching. The journal highlights innovative forms of ethnographic production and anthropological practice that explore the potentialities of sensory scholarship. The journal welcomes articles reviews and commentary on the use of multimedia still photography film video and noncamera generated images as well as on visual ideologies Indigenous media applied visual anthropology graphic novels art practice design dance architecture and material culture.We welcome submissions that rethink the meaning of cultural and theoretical visualization.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

Visual Anthropology Review
SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

Visual Anthropology Review
SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

Visual Anthropology Review
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Visual Anthropology Review
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.578 0.69 0.676
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.529 0.56 0.594
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.586 0.708 0.813
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.771 0.882 0.829
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.286 0.259 0.567
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.629 0.646 0.712
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.313 0.512 0.642
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.417 0.471 0.583
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.524 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.25 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.458 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.316 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.55 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.156 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.226 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.158 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.619 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.192 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.095 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.056 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.143 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

Visual Anthropology Review

The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


Visual Anthropology Review
H-Index History