ISCTE-IUL promotes the dissemination of knowledge through 7 peer review journals, indexed in international databases.
All the journals are listed in CAPES and a large number are indexed in Scopus and the Web of Science, which open doors to the publication and dissemination of scientific results in an international context. In addition, the publisher Mundos Sociais, affiliated with one of the Institute's research units (CIES-IUL) publishes high-quality work in the field of Social Sciences. Several research units publish collections of working papers.
Cadernos de Estudos Africanos is a scientific journal published by CEI-IUL. Focusing on sub-Saharan Africa, the journal welcomes contributions from the international scientific community working within the purview of the social sciences and specializing in African Studies. Since its first issue in July 2001, Cadernos de Estudos Africanos has been published on a regular, semi-annual basis.See more
CIDADES, Comunidades e Territórios is an academic journal in the scientific area of Urban Studies that was established in 2000 by a team of researchers from the former Centre for Territorial Studies, consolidating a heritage of scientific research and academic work at ISCTE-IUL of over twenty years and currently published semi-annually by the Dinâmia'CET-IUL.
CIDADES, now in e-journal format, pursues the objective of disseminating research and discussions in the scientific area of Urban Studies, seeking to consolidate itself in the academic publishing scene, nationally and internationally, as a reference publication in its field.See more
Etnográfica is the only Portuguese journal dedicated exclusively to social and cultural anthropology. It is a dynamic and consolidated project, having gained reputation as a quality scientific publication with wide international recognition.
Etnográfica covers a broad range of ethnographic contexts, the journal stresses high-quality empirical research, varied analytical perspectives and theoretical innovation. Articles selected by the Editorial Committee are subjected to double-blind peer review by two experts in the field. Etnográfica reflects the diversity of theoretical perspectives, fields and places of production of contemporary anthropological knowledge, as well as the variety and richness of the examined social and geopolitical contexts.See more
Ler História is a publication focused on promoting studies in History and Social Sciences, distinguished by its scientific referees and international circulation.
The submitted articles, derived from research in these fields, are subject to rigorous evaluation, and Ler História is justly proud of its group of nationally and internationally renowned authors.See more
The Portuguese Journal of Social Science (PJSS), created in 2002, is a peer-reviewed cross-disciplinary jornal focused on research about Portuguese society. However, the journal takes a broad view and accepts articles that are not exclusively devoted to the Portuguese case. It particularly welcomes comparative studies.
While the journal concentrates on research articles it operates a flexible policy in respect of other types of submission, including book reviews.See more
Revista de Gestão dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (RGPLP), edited by INDEG/ISCTE-IUL in collaboration with the Fundação Getúlio Vargas, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is a quarterly publication that provides a scientific approach and dissemination of different areas of Management, such as Strategy, Marketing, Human Resources, Tourism, Logistics, Finance, Accounting, Information Systems, among others. With contributions from renowned national and foreign authors, RPBG comprises articles and case-studies.See more
Sociologia, Problemas e Práticas is a scientific journal whose main purpose is to publish sociological analysis articles resulting from original research, the development of theory, or thematic evaluation. It also reveals interdisciplinary openness to work from other areas of social sciences, being directed towards an international audience. The journal Sociologia, Problemas e Práticas was established in 1986, and has been published uninterruptedly ever since, being indexed in various international bibliographic databases.See more
Mundos Sociais, founded in 2010, is a CIES-IUL publisher that promotes scientific publications of high quality in the areas of Sociology, Political Science, Anthropology, History, Education Sciences and other Social Sciences. Besides the general catalogue, Mundos Sociais also publishes the journal “Sociologia, Problemas e Prática”, the collection ”Questões de Partida” and the collection “Desigualdades” coordinated by the Inequality Observatory.See more