The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare (JSSW) is sponsored jointly by Western Michigan University, the College of Health and Human Services, and School of Social Work.
The most recent two years of JSSW are only available to subscribers and from computers on the WMU campus. Articles older than two years are available open access to all.
Please note that as of 2020 Volume XLVII, the Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare is moving to online format. Subscription prices will include a single print issue of the most downloaded articles from the volume (March - December) which will be printed and shipped the following March.
Most recently added issue: Volume 46, Issue 4 (2019) December
Introduction to the Special Issue on Structural Competency
Tina Sacks and Leah Jacobs
Structural Competency in Child Welfare: Opportunities and Applications for Addressing Disparities and Stigma
Jaclyn Chambers and G. Allen Ratliff
Don’t “Just Call the Social Worker”: Training in Structural Competency to Enhance Collaboration between Healthcare Social Work and Medicine
Margaret Mary Downey, Joshua Neff, and Kate Dube
The Trans Person is not the Problem: Brave Spaces and Structural Competence as Educative Tools for Trans Justice in Social Work
Jama Shelton, Kel Kroehle, and Maria Monica Andia
Review of Just Medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care by Dayna Bowen Matthew,
Karen Flint Stipp and Trista Smith
- Hector Luis Diaz
- Managing Editor
- Melinda McCormick
- Special Issue Editors
- Leah A. Jacobs
- Tina Sacks
on Structural Competency