Welcome to the Zeitschrift für Familienforschung | Journal of Family Research, the leading  European journal for family-related research in the social sciences and humanities.

The Zeitschrift für Familienforschung | Journal of Family Research is ranked in the Social Sciences Citation Index.


Issue 3/2019 – a Special Issue on “Family migration processes in a comparative perspective”, edited by Can Aybek and Nadja Milewski – is in preparation for December 2019.


JFR is pleased to announce that the journal is represented on “Twitter”. Feel free to join our channel on https://twitter.com/family_journal.


We are pleased to announce that JFR will move its website to a new online submission system by the new year. Our URL – www.journal-of-family-research.eu – will remain the same.


Issue 2/2019 – a Special Issue on “Families, health, and well-being,” edited by Oliver Arránz-Becker, Małgorzata Mikucka and Christof Wolf – is out now. See the table of contents here: Volume 31 (2019) – Issue 2.