These sources consist of legitimate science or are evidence based through the use of credible scientific sourcing. Legitimate science follows the scientific method, is unbiased and does not use emotional words. These sources also respect the consensus of experts in the given scientific field and strive to publish peer-reviewed science. Some sources in this category may have a slight political bias, but adhere to scientific principles. See all Pro-Science sources.
- Overall, we rate Sage Journals pro-science based on a long history of supporting and publishing peer-reviewed material.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 1965, SAGE is the world’s 5th largest journal publisher. Their portfolio includes more than 1000 journals spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology, and Medicine, and more than 400 are published on behalf of learned societies and institutions.
Funded by / Ownership
Sage Publishing is an independent publishing company that generates revenue through subscriptions.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Sage Journals has a great search feature that gives the ability to filter through journal articles based on the topic. All abstracts are available, however, you will require an account and pay a fee for full access. This is a pro-Science Source.
Overall, we rate Sage Journals pro-science based on a long history of supporting and publishing peer-reviewed material. (D. Van Zandt 7/26/2017) Updated (01/10/2020)