Contemporary Social Science


Themed Issues of the journal [click image for more]


Book series – Contemporary Issues in Social Science (click image for more)


All themed issues – with introductory podcasts

Themed issues as books: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

Guest editing a Themed Issue – guidance and call for editors

Current calls for papers: terrorism; crime; protest movements

The Theme’s the Thing – reflections on editing Contemporary Social Science from Editor-in-Chief, Professor David Canter FAcSS

Gold Open Access publication options are available for all articles in Contemporary Social Science. Themed Issues may be republished as books in the Contemporary Issues in Social Science series.


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Current issue: 11.4 Crime and Society

Guest edited by David Canter and Donna Youngs