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.

Most recently added issue: Volume 46, Issue 1 (2019) March

Complete Issue



Do Social Workers Support NASW's Political Activism? Evidence From Texas
Richard Hoefer, Brandi Jean Felderhoff, and Larry Watson


Housing Cost Burden and Maternal Stress among Very Low Income Mothers
Kaycee L. Bills, Stacia Michelle West, and Jami Hargrove


From the Empire State to the North Star State: Voter Engagement in the 2016 Election
Katharine M. Hill, Shannon R. Lane, Jenna Powers, and Tanya Rhodes Smith


Myth or Reality? Exploring Intergenerational Social Assistance Participation in Ontario, Canada
Tracy A. Smith-Carrier, Amber Gazso, Stephanie Baker Collins, and Carrie Smith

Book Reviews