American Sociological Association

Journal of Health and Social Behavior

Mission  Statement

The Journal of Health and Social Behavior is a medical sociology journal that publishes empirical and theoretical articles that apply sociological concepts and methods to the understanding of health and illness and the organization of medicine and health care. Its editorial policy favors manuscripts that are grounded in important theoretical issues in medical sociology or the sociology of mental health and that advance our theoretical understanding of the processes by which social factors and human health are interrelated.

EditorsRichard Carpiano, University of California-Riverside, and Brian C. Kelly, Purdue University
ISSN: 0022-1465
Quarterly: March, June, September, December 

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