The Society for the
Study of Social Issues


Journal of Social Issues

Staff Information

Editor (2018-2020)
Carey S. Ryan, University of Nebraska Omaha

Current Editorial Board
Dominic Abrams, University of Kent, United Kingdom
Glenn Adams, University of Kansas, United States
Ann Bettencourt, University of Missouri, Columbia
Adrienne Carter-Sowell, Texas A&M, United States
Bettina J. Casad, University of Missouri, St. Louis
Kim Case, University of Houston-Clear Lake, United States
Ruth Ditlmann, WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Germany
Abigail M. Folberg, University of Nebraska Omaha
Jack Glaser, University of California Berkeley, United States
Irene Hanson Frieze, University of Pittsburgh, United States
Miles Hewstone, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Aarti Iyer, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Emily Leskinen, Ramapo College of New Jersey, United States
Katya Migacheva, RAND Corporation, United States
Kerth O'Brien, Portland State University, United States
Lisa Rosenthal, Pace University, United States
Martin D. Ruck, City University of New York, United States
Amelia E. Talley, Texas Tech University, United States
Carlie D. Trott, University of Cincinnati, United States
Maykel Verkuyten, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Previous Editors

Ann Bettencourt (2014-2017)
Sheri Levy (2010-2013)
Rick Hoyle (2006-2009)
Irene Hanson Frieze (2001-2005)
Phyllis A. Katz (1997-2001)
Daniel Perlman (1993-1996)
Stuart Oskamp (1988-1992)
George Levinger (1984-1987)
Joseph E. McGrath (1979-1983)
Jacqueline D. Goodchilds (1974-1978)
Bertram A. Raven (1970-1973)
Joshua A. Fishman (1966-1969)
Leonard Solomon (1963)
Robert Chin (1960-1965)
John Harding (1956-1959)
M. Brewster Smith (1951-1955)
Harold H. Kelley (1949)
Ronald Lippitt (1944-1950)

Journal of Social Issues is published quarterly for the Society for the Psychological Study of Social issues by Wiley-Blackwell Publishers, 350 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148, USA. Contact us by phone toll-free in the US at 1-800-835-6770; or at 781-388-8200; by fax at 781-388-8232; or by email: at Please visit the JSI pages at Wiley-Blackwell online.


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