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Basic Information

The Revista Colombiana de Antropología is a biannual journal of the Instituto Colombiano de Antropología e Historia (ICANH), published since 1953. The RCA aims to contribute to national and international debates in anthropology and related fields of scientific inquiry. It is directed to anthropology students, university professors, researchers and academics in the social sciences.

Its abbreviated title is Rev. colomb. antropol., and it should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, references and bibliographic strips.

Information Services

The articles published in Revista Colombiana de Antropología are indexed or summarized by:

  • Índice Bibliográfico Nacional Publindex, IBN Publindex de Colciencias, Colombia (Categoría A2)
  • Internacional Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS), The London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Hispanic American Periodical Index (HAPI), la Universidad de California, Los Ángeles
  • Anthropological Index Online, Royal Anthropological Institute de Inglaterra
  • Citas Latinoamericanas en Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades (CLASE), de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
  • Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS), Biblioteca del Congreso de los Estados Unidos
  • Directorio y Catálogo LATINDEX (Sistema regional de información en línea para revistas científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal)
  • Internationale Bibliographie der Rezensionen Geistesund Sozialwissenschaftlicher Literatur, Anthropological Literature, Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory
  • DIALNET, Universidad de la Rioja
  • Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y El Caribe, España y Portugal (REDALYC), Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México


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