The Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences

Published as a peer reviewed Proceedings of the IASS Annual Meeting for many decades, its title was changed in 1996 to the Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences. Currently, it publishes the best of social science theory and research whether presented at the IASS Annual Meeting or not. Accordingly papers may be submitted for review at any time throughout the year.

How to submit a paper

The following procedures must be followed in order to properly submit a paper for consideration to be included in the next Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences. Please download the following hyper-linked documents in order to complete the submission process properly.
  1. Mission and Editorial Policy / Author and Paper Guidelines
  2. IASS Copyright Transfer Application
  3. IASS Manuscript Checklist
  4. Submission fee ($25.00 via paypal):
Upon completion, please contact the Editorial Office. The contact information is as follows:

Editorial Office:
Sociology & Criminology Department
Butler University
4600 Sunset Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46208

Senior Editor-in-Chief:
Kenneth Colburn, Jr
Butler University

Senior Deputy Editor:
Jaishankar Raman
Valparaiso University

Deputy Editor

Surekha Rao
Indiana University Northwest