Call for Papers for the 5th Issue !! (to be published in 2023-2024)
For submission and instruction, please contact: editor_stad[at]istdjapan.org
Submission of application sheet: March 31,2023
Submission of Manuscript: July 31, 2023
The Institute on Social Theory and Dynamics has published a new research journal.
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It is a new research journal which is the first English bulletin on critical sociology to be published in Japan.
STAD is an international journal of critical sociology and/or social science, which publishes articles that analyze the contemporary social problems from the critical and radical perspectives.
The journal is a platform that provides a new outlet for Japanese and
world scholars who would like to engage in critical sociology by publishing
their works in
It also encourages more extensive research on social problems in Japan and
region, as well as globally.
STAD is an
international peer-reviewed journal to which any applicant can submit and publish original research contributions to scientific knowledge and critical reason.
Areas covered by the
• Labor, class and inequality
• Minority, ethnicity and immigration
• City, slum and urban policy
• Crime and delinquency
• Youth and elderly
• Gender and sexuality
• Medical care and environment
• Power and social movement
• Nation, state and war
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