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ASA members receive online access to all journals (excluding section journals, which require section membership) at no additional charge and most membership categories also include one printed journal subscription, but members may subscribe to additional print journals at discounted rates as listed below. Each print subscription to a section journal includes online access to that journal, at no additional cost.

ASA Journals & Newsletter

American Sociological ReviewSocial Psychology Quarterly
Contemporary SociologySociological Methodology
ContextsSociological Theory
FootnotesSociology of Education
Journal of Health and Social BehaviorTeaching Sociology


ASA Section Journals

City & Community
Society and Mental Health
Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

 

American Sociological Review

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Edited by Arthur Alderson and Dina Okamoto. Published bi-monthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December. ASR publishes work of interest to the discipline in general: new theoretical developments, results of research that advances our understanding of the most fundamental social processes, and important methodological innovations. Like all ASA publications, emphasis is given to exceptional quality.
ISSN 0003-1224; Volume 86.

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City & Community

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Edited by Richard Ocejo. Published quarterly in March, June, September, and December. An official journal of the ASA Section on Community and Urban Sociology. C&C publishes research and theory that explore and extend the sociological aspects of all kinds of places, but especially the metropolis. Some key topics the journal explores are community studies, immigration, rural communities, social networks, social support, suburbia, spatial studies, studies that connect specific places to general forces, urban movements, urban history, virtual communities, and studies that examine the core concepts of "place" and "community." ISSN 1535-6841; Volume 20.

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Contemporary Sociology

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Edited by Yasemin Besen-Cassino. Published bi-monthly in January, March, May, July, September, and November. CS publishes reviews and critical discussions of recent works in sociology and in related disciplines that merit the attention of sociologists. Since not all sociological publications can be reviewed, a selection is made to reflect important trends and issues in the field. ISSN 0094-3061; Volume 50.

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Contexts: Understanding People in Their Social Worlds

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Edited by Rashawn Ray and Fabio Rojas. Published quarterly in February, May, August, and November. Contexts is a quarterly magazine about society and social behavior. Directed to anyone interested in the latest sociological ideas and research, Contexts seeks to apply new knowledge, stimulate fresh thinking, and disseminate important information produced by the discipline. Articles will synthesize key findings, weave together diverse strands of work, draw out implications for policy, and debate issues of controversy. The hallmarks of Contexts are accessibility, broad appeal, and timeliness. By design, it is not a technical journal, but a magazine for sociologists, social and behavioral scientists, and others who wish to be current about important developments in social research, social science knowledge, emerging trends, and their relevance. ISSN 1536-5042; Volume 20.

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Footnotes

Published four times a year (winter, spring, summer, fall). Footnotes contains feature stories, calls for papers, meeting calendar, funding opportunities, obituaries, developments on the Washington scene, and the ASA Official Reports and Proceedings. Printed copies mailed to all ASA members. Others may view online at https://www.asanet.org/news-events/footnotes; Volume 49.

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Journal of Health and Social Behavior

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Edited by Amy Burdette. Published quarterly in March, June, September, and December. JHSB 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. ISSN 0022-1465; Volume 62.

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Social Psychology Quarterly

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Edited by Justine Tinkler, Dawn Robinson, and Jody Clay-Warner. Published quarterly in March, June, September, and December. SPQ publishes theoretical and empirical papers on the link between the individual and society. This includes the study of the relations of individuals to one another, as well as to groups, collectivities and institutions. It also includes the study of intra-individual processes as they substantially influence, or are influenced by, social structure and process. SPQ is genuinely interdisciplinary and publishes works by both sociologists and psychologists. ISSN 0190-2725; Volume 84.

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Society and Mental Health

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Non-member students $90
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Edited by Susan Roxburgh. Published triannually in March, July, and November. Society and Mental Health publishes original articles that apply sociological concepts and methods to the understanding of the social origins of mental health and illness, the social consequences for persons with mental illness, and the organization and financing of mental health services and care. Its editorial policy favors manuscripts that advance the sociology of mental health and illness, stimulate further research, inform treatments and policy and reflect the diversity of interests of its readership. ISSN 2156-8693. Volume 11.

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Sociological Methodology

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Edited by David Melamed and Michael Vuolo. Published twice a year (February and August). SM is a compendium of new and sometimes controversial advances in social science methodology. Contributions come from diverse areas and have something new and useful—and sometimes surprising—to say about a wide range of methodological topics. Sociological Methodology encourages the inclusion of applications to real-world sociological data. ISSN 0081-1750; Volume 51.

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Sociological Theory

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Edited by Iddo Tavory. Published quarterly in March, June, September, and December. Sociological Theory publishes work in all areas of theory, including new substantive theories, history of theory, metatheory, formal theory construction, and synthetic contributions. Peer reviewed and published quarterly, Sociological Theory is renowned for featuring the best international research and scholarship and is essential reading for sociologists. ISSN 0735-2751; Volume 39.

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Sociology of Education

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Edited by Linda Renzulli. Published quarterly in January, April, July, and October. SOE provides a forum for studies in the sociology of education and human social development. SOE publishes research that examines how social institutions and individuals' experiences within these institutions affect educational processes and social development. Such research may span various levels of analysis, ranging from the individual to the structure of relations among social and educational institutions. In an increasingly complex society, important educational issues arise throughout the life cycle. The journal presents a balance of papers examining all stages and all types of education at the individual, institutional, and organizational levels. ISSN 0038-0407; Volume 94.

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Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

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Non-member students $107
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Edited by David Brunsma and David Embrick. Published in January, April, July, and October. New in 2015, Sociology of Race and Ethnicity publishes the highest quality, cutting-edge sociological research on race and ethnicity regardless of epistemological, methodological, or theoretical orientation. The journal provides a fulcrum upon which sociologically-centered work will swing as it also seeks to provide new linkages between the discipline of sociology and other disciplines and areas where race and ethnicity are central components. ISSN 2332-6492. Volume 7.

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Teaching Sociology

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Edited by Michele Lee Kozimor. Published quarterly in January, April, July, and October. Teaching Sociology publishes articles, conversations, notes, and reviews to advance the quality of sociology instruction and the scholarship of teaching and learning in the discipline. Articles provide ambitious explorations of pedagogies, curricula, and assessment. Conversations address ongoing debates or controversies related to teaching sociology. Notes focus on specific teaching techniques in keeping with the standards of the scholarship of teaching and learning. Reviews provide critical analyses of recent books, films, videos, and web resources. ISSN 0092-055X; Volume 48.

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