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.


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 & Christof Wolf – is out now. See the table of contents here: Volume 31 (2019) – Issue 2.