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 47, Issue 3 (2020) September
School Lunch Participation and Youth School Failure: A Multi-Racial Perspective
Shiyou Wu, Kalah M. Villagrana, Siobhan M. Lawler, and Renee Garbe
Illiberalism: A Primer and Call to Action for Social Workers
Loring P. Jones and David Engstrom
Young Adult Drinking and Depression: The Long-Term Consequences of Poverty, Maternal Depression, and Childhood Behavioral Problems
Rachel McKane and Molly K. Richard
A Framework for Analyzing, Developing, and Applying Community Practice Interventions
Jason M. Sawyer and Shane R. Brady
Does Internet Access Create or Destroy Social Capital? The Case of West Java Province
Bayu Kharisma and Sutyastie Soemitro Remi
Review of Why We’re Polarized by Ezra Klein; Irony and Outrage: The Polarized Landscape of Rage, Fear, and Laughter in the United States by Dannagal Goldthwaite Young; Prius or Pickup? How Answers to Four Simple Questions Explain America’s Great Divide by Marc Hetherington and Jonathan Weiler
- Hector Luis Diaz
- Managing Editor
- Melinda McCormick