Call for Papers

STAR accepts submissions at any time.

Volume 35 Call For Papers (click to open Call for Papers in .pdf format)

Social Thought and Research addresses current issues in sociological studies. We have published papers in a variety of sociological areas, including critical theory, authoritarianism, social movements, culture, sexuality, gender, globalization, and feminist cross-cultural research. The journal has been privileged to include a variety of social thinkers: Robert Connell, Steven Seidman, Douglas Kellner, George Ritzer, Robert Antonio, Carol A.B. Warren, Herbert Marcuse, George Herbert Mead, David Norman Smith, D. Stanley Eitzen, Joshua Gamson, Kathleen Blee, Rhacel Parenas, Saskia Sassen, and Cynthia Enloe, among others.

Students and faculty from departments outside the discipline of sociology (such as Women’s Studies, Political Science, Anthropology, History, Latin American Studies, African-American Studies, American Studies, etc.) are also encouraged to submit articles.


Submissions should include the following:

  • Cover letter and author contact information, including a current e-mail address.
  • A cover page, including the title of your submission, a 200 word abstract, and keywords.
  • One (1) electronic version of your submission emailed as an attachment to The electronic version must be Microsoft compatible (.docx).

For detailed information on manuscript preparation, please visit our page on submitting an article.

STAR Journal Vol. 36 Call for Papers!

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