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  Subjects -> SOCIOLOGY (Total: 481 journals)
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Sociologias     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Sociológica     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Sociological Focus     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Sociological Forum     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Sociological Inquiry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Sociological Methodology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Sociological Methods & Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 30)
Sociological Perspectives     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Sociological Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
Sociological Research Online     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Sociological Science     Open Access  
Sociological Spectrum: Mid-South Sociological Association     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Sociological Theory     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Sociologie     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Sociologie     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Sociologie du Travail     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Sociologie et sociétés     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
SociologieS - Articles     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Sociologus     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 209)
Sociology and Anthropology     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Sociology Compass     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Sociology Mind     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Sociology of Development     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Sociology of Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 33)
Sociology of Health & Illness     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
Sociology of Islam     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Sociology of Race and Ethnicity     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Sociology of Religion     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Sociology of Sport Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Socius : Sociological Research     Open Access  
Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Sosyoloji Konferansları (Istanbul Journal of Sociological Studies)     Open Access  
Souls: A Critical Journal of Black Politics, Culture, and Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
South African Review of Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Southern Cultures     Full-text available via subscription  
Soziologie     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Soziologische Revue     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Spaces for Difference: An Interdisciplinary Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Sport in Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Stigma Research and Action     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Streetnotes     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Studia Iranica     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Studia Litteraria et Historica     Open Access  
Studia Socialia Cracoviensia     Open Access  
Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Sociologia     Open Access  
Studies in American Humor     Full-text available via subscription  
Studies in American Naturalism     Full-text available via subscription  
Studies in Latin American Popular Culture     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
Studies of Changing Societies     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Studies of Transition States and Societies     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Sudamérica : Revista de Ciencias Sociales     Open Access  
Surveillance and Society     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Swiss Journal of Sociology     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Symbolic Interaction     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Teaching Sociology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 12)
TECNOSCIENZA: Italian Journal of Science & Technology Studies     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Terrains / Théories     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
The British Journal of Sociology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 36)
The Philanthropist     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
The Social Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
The Sociological Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
The Sociological Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 29)
The Tocqueville Review/La revue Tocqueville     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Tidsskrift for Forskning i Sygdom og Samfund     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Tidsskrift for ungdomsforskning     Open Access  
Tracés     Open Access  
Transatlantica     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Transposition : Musique et sciences sociales     Open Access  
Travail et Emploi     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Treballs de Sociolingüística Catalana     Open Access  
TSQ : Transgender Studies Quarterly     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Unoesc & Ciência - ACHS     Open Access  
Urban Research & Practice     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Variations : Revue Internationale de Théorie Critique     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Visitor Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Vlast' (The Authority)     Open Access  
Work, Aging and Retirement     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
World Cultures eJournal     Full-text available via subscription  
World Future Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Zeitschrift für Soziologie     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)

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Journal Cover Sociology Compass
  [SJR: 0.434]   [H-I: 9]   [10 followers]  Follow
    
   Hybrid Journal Hybrid journal (It can contain Open Access articles)
   ISSN (Print) 1751-9020 - ISSN (Online) 1751-9020
   Published by John Wiley and Sons Homepage  [1577 journals]
  • Theorizing the radical right: Directions for social movements research on
           the right-wing social movements
    • Authors: John D. Kincaid
      Abstract: Most current social movement theory has been built by observing movements on the left. This poses a number of problems when we try to port those theories over to social movements on the right. This paper examines how existing social movement theory falls short in explaining the rise of right-wing social movements and their profound influence in the Republican Party. This paper combines a critical literature review with an eye toward adapting and synthesizing existing theoretical frameworks on social movements in ways that account for the unique aspects of right-wing movements.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:10.195753-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12469
       
  • Women's status and global food security: An overview
    • Authors: Aarushi Bhandari
      Abstract: Scholars are increasingly examining how gender interacts with food security, with specific attention given to women. This is not surprising, given that women make up 43% of the global agricultural labor force and are responsible for producing almost half of the global agricultural food supply. Since women tend to be disproportionately responsible for taking care of household activities, including the production, purchase, preparation, and allocation of food-based resources—particularly in the developing world—there is a scholarly consensus that an improvement in women's status has a positive impact on nutritional outcomes. Current scholarship on gender and food security is thus broadly divided into relationships between food security and women's economic freedoms, legal opportunities, and both formal and informal education via improved knowledge of agricultural procedures. In this review, I draw attention to the role that sociologists can play in engaging these topics, and I specifically highlight the need to conduct more cross-national and longitudinal analyses of women's status and food security. Finally, I point towards recent studies that assess the impacts of Information and Communication Technologies on food security, and suggest the need to explicate the role of gender within such processes.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:09.750338-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12479
       
  • An agenda for research on work and class in the postsocialist world
    • Authors: Jeremy Morris
      Abstract: This article reviews the scholarly treatment of work and class in postsocialist states. It traces how class discourses under socialism led to a lack of meaningful working class studies in the postsocialist academy. It offers as an agenda for future research three points of departure: (a) greater confrontation of the one-sided discourse on class in these societies and the academy itself (class blindness of research). (b) The value in studying postsocialist societies both comparatively to global North and South, and as an intermediate positioning for worker exploitation and responses in global capitalism. (c) To achieve the first 2 agenda items, a more grounded methodological approach proceeding from the lived experience of class and work is proposed.Current research on social networks, memory studies and personhood, the informal economy, deindustrialization, and the “domestication” of neoliberalism show that empirically grounded work on postsocialist working classes can make important contributions to wider social science debates. Studying the “losers” of postcommunist transition can tell us much about populist politics, the rise of the global working class outside the global North and the nature of global capitalist exploitation more generally. In addition, this agenda serves as an important point of departure from the dominant middle class focus of research in postsocialism.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:09.343557-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12476
       
  • Disability at work: Understanding the impact of the ADA on the workplace
    • Authors: Paul R. Durlak
      Abstract: It has been more than 25 years since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed by Congress. Many supporters of the law hoped that it would improve the employment outcomes for people with a disability, yet many scholars argue that it has fallen short in achieving this goal. Such judgments of success or failure are typically offered with little regard for the complex relationship between law and social change. In this paper, I apply a socio-legal perspective to scholarly research regarding the impact of the ADA on employment. Socio-legal studies offer a variety of concepts and perspectives, which better capture the complexity of law's impact on social life, and the various paths through which it might have an impact on social change. From this perspective, studies tend to assume that ADA law will either impact social change directly or indirectly. I discuss the findings of both of these approaches and conclude with some directions for future research.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:08.993691-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12475
       
  • Out of the shadow: Partners managing illness together
    • Authors: Alexandra C.H. Nowakowski; J.E. Sumerau
      Abstract: In this manuscript, we critically review existing studies of managing chronic illness within the context of intimate relationships to reveal future paths for this line of inquiry. Building on the combination of insights from previous studies and our own collaborative experiences managing chronic conditions together as relationship partners to one another, we outline some ways that intersectional analyses may broaden contemporary understandings of chronic illness management, and the ways people accomplish such management individually and collectively within varied concrete situations and social locations. Further, we reveal gaps in existing knowledge concerning, for example, sexual, gender, and relationship diversity and propose some ways that narrative and experience-based analyses may begin to close these gaps. In conclusion, we outline a series of concrete directions for furthering study of chronic illness management within intimate relationships.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:08.642271-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12466
       
  • The salience of gender in return migration
    • Authors: Hewan Girma
      Abstract: Return migration warrants special attention as a growing trend in our current globalized environment wherein migration can no longer be assumed to be a one-way journey. As studies of return migration are burgeoning, this article argues for the salience of taking socially constructed ideas of gender as a central analytical factor in order to understand the complexities of human movement. It is imperative to take up gender both as a category of analysis and as a means to expand our theoretical understanding of migration. The process of return migration is overshadowed by gendered ideologies both in the home and in the host nation, as migrants leave and return to gendered societies. Through a review of recent literature, this paper will argue the multifaceted benefits of incorporating a gendered perspective in return migration research.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:08.313025-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12481
       
  • Citizenship and inequality in a global age
    • Authors: A. Aneesh; D.J. Wolover
      Abstract: Although the notion of national citizenship has long held the promise of equal membership, it has proved less useful in a world of circulating cultures, people, and loyalties through money, media, and migration. The increasing mobility of capital and people across national borders compels us to conceptualize welfare and inequality at the global level. Although the enforcement of citizen rights remains within the purview of the nation-state, the source of these rights can no longer be firmly placed within the national framework. From cosmopolitan imaginations to postnational research, contemporary configurations of citizenship trace their legitimacy to global discourses that increasingly challenge the national order of citizenship. Yet current transformations in citizenship also point to the possibility of new inequalities, particularly, when nation-states are increasingly able to modulate the rights they make available to immigrants, and differentiate among refugees, professionals, and investors among many other categories of people.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:07.913137-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12477
       
  • Translating transgender: Using Western discourses to understand Samoan
           fa'afāfine
    • Authors: Johanna M. Schmidt
      Abstract: The analysis of gender as a socially constructed category is one of the foundations of the sociological project. The concept of transgender is of particular interest, in that it reveals that sex is not necessarily constitutive of gender. Gender nonconformity in non-Western contexts particularly demonstrates that the ways in which sex, gender, and sexuality are conceptualised in Western discourses are open to challenge. However, academic research about non-Western transgender identities and populations often ultimately replicates specific heteronormative and/or Western ways of seeing the world. In this article, I discuss how Samoan fa'afāfine have been represented by various academic disciplines, using a sociological perspective to deconstruct discourses commonly used in this process, which include Orientalism, essentialism, and functionalism. I then outline research that allows for a more nuanced understanding of the lived experience of fa'afāfine, situating them within the broader Samoan cultural context and paying attention to how fa'afāfine themselves construct and maintain their identities. I conclude that this more holistic approach should be taken with all representations of non-Western and Western nonheteronormative identities and populations.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:07.441045-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12485
       
  • Environmental attitudes and the politics of distrust
    • Authors: Malcolm Fairbrother
      Abstract: This article reviews recent studies showing that distrust lies at the heart of the serious crisis of sustainability that humanity is failing to address, insofar as distrust of environmental scientists, communicators, and policymakers are all undermining public demand for better public policies. Generalised distrust of scientists is rare, but political distrust is ubiquitous, such that even people who are concerned about environmental problems are often opposed to potential policy solutions. There are also people, however, who do not even believe in some of the problems—most notably climate change. This scepticism is sometimes interpreted as a consequence of their preferring free markets to regulation; in other ways, though, the sceptics are not at all sympathetic to free markets. What appears more distinctive about them is their distrust of virtually all elite social institutions, including communities of experts, and a corresponding divide between their beliefs and preferences and those of experts generally.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:07.067298-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12482
       
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    • Abstract: No abstract is available for this article.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:06.986814-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12424
       
  • Cripping sexualities: An analytic review of theoretical and empirical
           writing on the intersection of disabilities and sexualities
    • Authors: Alan Santinele Martino
      Abstract: This paper provides a review of some of the literature addressing the juncture of disabilities and sexualities and invites sociologists to build on this work and take part in this important intersectional field. First, I discuss the central relevance of an intersectional lens for making sense of the unique experiences of queer people with disabilities who are located at the crossroads of various stratified systems. Then, I discuss some of the many unique challenges that queer disabled people face when exploring their sexuality, establishing relationships, and remaining sexual. The invisibility, marginalization, and discrimination of queer people with disabilities in both queer and disability communities are the focus on the third section. The fourth section speaks to current theoretical dialogues between disability studies and queer theory that have illuminated new pathways for theorizing the intersection of disabilities and sexualities, “cripping” sociological theories, and reimagining disability within sociology. As I demonstrate, this literature is growing; however, myriad exciting opportunities for empirical and theoretical sociological exploration remain and I will conclude with a discussion of possible directions for future research.
      PubDate: 2017-05-02T10:11:06.479367-05:
      DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12471
       
 
 
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