LMU Journal of Social Sciences

About This Journal

The LMU Journal of Social Sciences provides an electronic, peer-reviewed forum for publications from a wide range of fields, including criminology, political science, public administration, psychology, and sociology.

At the heart of the journal is a commitment to standards of excellence that foster intellectual, moral, civic, and creative capacities and aspirations in service to humanity through the advancement of life in the Appalachian region and beyond.

The journal welcomes submissions reporting original research, new applications, advancements in theory, and pedagogy from educators, students, researchers, and practitioners.

All submissions to the journal must align with the aims and scope of the journal and comply with the American Psychological Association (7th ed.) manuscript style. The language of publication is English.