Journal of Biosocial Science

Journal of Biosocial Science is a leading interdisciplinary and international journal in the field of biosocial science, the common ground between biology and sociology. It acts as an essential reference guide for all biological and social scientists working in these interdisciplinary areas, including social and biological aspects of reproduction and its control, gerontology, ecology, genetics, applied psychology, sociology, education, criminology, demography, health and epidemiology. Publishing original research papers, short reports, reviews, lectures and book reviews, the journal also includes a Debate section that encourages readers' comments on specific articles, with subsequent response from the original author. JBS is truly international both in terms of geographical areas covered and its contributors. Its reputation for high quality and outstanding scholarship has made it into one of the leading journals in the area of biosocial science.

Editor
Professor C. G. N. Mascie-Taylor
Division of Biological Anthropology
Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
University of Cambridge
Pembroke Street
Cambridge
CB2 3GQ

Associate Editor
Ms Caroline M. Gallimore
Division of Biological Anthropology
Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
University of Cambridge
Pembroke Street
Cambridge
CB2 3GQ
(contact: cmg26@cam.ac.uk )

Editorial Board
Professor A. Almedom, Tufts University, USA
Professor G. R. Bentley, Durham University, UK
Professor G. Biondi, Universita di L'Aquila, Italy
Professor A.H. Bittles, Edith Cowan University, Australia
Dr J. L. Boldsen, University of Odense, Denmark
Professor J. Cleland, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
Professor P.T. Ellison, Harvard University, USA
Professor E. Godina, Russia
Professor G.A. Harrison, UK
Professor A.G. Hill, Harvard University, USA
Dr P.R.A. Hinde, University of Southampton, UK
Professor K. Moji, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Japan
Professor R. Ohtsuka, Japan Wildlife Research Center, Japan
Dr S. S. Padmadas, University of Southampton, UK
Dr M. Parker, Brunel University, UK
Professor D.M. Potts, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Professor D.F. Roberts, UK
Dr L. Rosetta, France
Professor L.H. Schmitt, University of Western Australia, Australia
Professor I. Timaeus, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
Professor S.J. Ulijaszek, University of Oxford, UK

Impact factor: 0.883 (2013)

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