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Chinese Journal of Sociology

Published in Association with Shanghai University

eISSN: 20571518 | ISSN: 2057150X | Current volume: 10 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Quarterly

The Chinese Journal of Sociology (CJS) is a peer-reviewed, international journal issued by Shanghai University, administrated by SAGE Publications, and co-sponsored with the Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China at Princeton University. The first issue was published in March 2015, and the journal publishes 4 issues per year, with an aim to building an academic platform for in-depth discussion of the issues facing contemporary Chinese society from the sociological perspectives. The journal strives to promote internationally academic communication, international research collaboration, and resources sharing inside and outside China.

The Chinese Journal of Sociology is a peer reviewed, international journal with the following standards:

1. The purpose of the Journal is to publish (in the English language) articles, reviews and scholarly comments which have been judged worthy of publication by appropriate specialists and accepted by the University on studies relating to sociology.


2. The Journal is international in the sense that it will seek, wherever possible, to publish material from authors with an international reputation and articles that are of interest to an international audience.


3. In pursuit of the above the journal shall:

(i) draw on and include high-quality work from the international community. Rigorous research articles and innovative theoretical essays are highly welcomed. The topics suitable for publication include, but are not limited to the following: social stratification/social inequality, social movements, social organizations and social governance, cultural and ideological change, migration, migrant workers and urbanization, family and demographic studies, the sociological understanding of the environment, and social security and social policy;

(ii) avoid bias in favour of the interests of particular schools or directions of research or particular political or narrow disciplinary objectives to the exclusion of others;

(iii) ensure that articles are written in a terminology and style which makes them intelligible, not merely within the context of a particular discipline or abstract mode, but across the domain of relevant disciplines.

Editorial Director
Youmei Li Shanghai University, China
Yu Xie Princeton University, USA
Vice Chief Editor
Yingying Ji Shanghai University, China
Editorial Office
Rile Te Shanghai University, China
Luying Wang Shanghai University, China
Editorial Board
Jeffrey Alexander Yale University, USA
Nauck Bernhard Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany
Yanjie Bian Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
Tak Wing Chan University College London, UK
Feinian Chen Johns Hopkins University, USA
Deborah Davis Yale University, USA
Hao Dong Peking University, China
Eric Fong The University of Hong Kong, China
David Goodman The University of Sydney, Australia
Gary Hamilton University of Washington, USA
Emily Hannum University of Pennsylvania, USA
Peilin Li Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), China
John R. Logan Brown University, USA
Weixiang Luo Fudan University, China
Yinan Luo Peking University, China
Yue Qian University of British Columbia, Canada
Jingdong Qu Peking University, China
Jing Song The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Donald Treiman University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Jean Wei-Jun Yeung National University of Singapore, Singapore
Xiaogang Wu New York University, USA
Guobin Yang University of Pennsylvania
Xing Ying Tsinghua University, China
Jia Yu Peking University, China
Zhenwu Zhai Renmin University of China, China
Changdong Zhang Peking University, China
Chunni Zhang Peking University, China
Dong Zhang The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China
Wenhong Zhang Nankai University, China
Dingxin Zhao University of Chicago, USA
Feizhou Zhou Peking University, China
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