The Content Selection & Advisory Board (CSAB), has advised that Hunter Gatherer Research has been accepted for inclusion in Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature.
The reviewer comments are copied below:
- The journal consistently includes articles that are scientifically sound and relevant to an international academic or professional audience in this field.
- The journal has scholarly relevance as evidenced by citations in other journals currently covered by Scopus.
- In general, the content of the articles is consistent with the scope and aims of the journal.
- The articles are consistently of high academic quality, consistent with the journal’s stated aims.
- Although the scope of this journal is narrow, it addresses the need of an important niche audience.
Hunter Gatherer Research is an international, multi-disciplinary quarterly publication that covers all aspects of hunter-gatherer studies, whether focusing on the present, past or future. It encompasses genetics, ecology, evolutionary anthropology, archaeology, ethnography, ethnohistory, linguistics, indigenous rights and applied research.