The manuscript presents a descriptive summary of variables influencing professional publication in four major journals: Social Work, Social Service Review, Social Casework and Clinical Social Work Journal. Data were drawn from a random sampling of the years 1960 to 1976. The following descriptive variables were analyzed: degree, sex, occupation, organizational affiliation, and geographic location of author; topic of article; and single VS multiple authorship. Implications the data have for the production of knowledge in social work and future research questions are briefly educidated.
Wodarski, John S. and Brenner, Michael
"Variables Influencing Publication in the Field of Social Work,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 10
, Article 11.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol10/iss1/11