The first issue for 2018 is now available and we are proud to include an article by Seònaid Espiner, a PhD student at Lincoln University, who won the Sociological Association of Aotearoa (New Zealand) Graduate Essay Prize in 2017 with Daring alternatives: Social theory and open-ended utopianisms. Find this article in Volume 33 (1) by clicking on 'current issues' on our website.Read more about Congratulations to another SAANZ graduate essay prize winner!
Robert Webb has resigned as part of the editorial team, now the transition to the new editors is complete. We wish to thank him for the important contribution he has made to the journal over numerous years, as well as in the recent months.
At the same time we have the priviledge of welcoming Grace Gordon to the editorial team. Grace is a postgraduate student at the University of Auckland and she will help get each issue into shape before publication. Welcome Grace!
The first issue for 2017 is now available! We are especially proud to include an article by Claire Gray, a new PhD graduate from the University of Canterbury, who won the Sociological Association of Aotearoa (New Zealand) Graduate Essay Prize in 2016 with “This is ridiculous”: Laughter, humour and the receipt of welfare. Find this article in Volume 32 (1) by clicking on 'current issues' on our website.
From January 2017, a new editorial team at the University of Auckland took over the management of the New Zealand Sociology journal. This includes Associate Professors Louise Humpage, Bruce Curtis, Steve Matthewman, Tamasailau Suaalii-Sauni and Dr Rob Webb. The new production manager is Janet McAllister.
A big thanks to Professor Charles Crothers (AUT) and Dr Robert Webb (University of Auckland) for their stellar editorial contribution over a number of years!
We hope to maintain the high quality of the journal while also broadening its circulation and impact. Please note new authors' guidelines should be followed when submitting articles and all submissions should be made online. If you any questions, contact Louise Humpage at firstname.lastname@example.org
The new book review editor welcomes suggestions for books that are due to be published in the next year or so. Generally these will have a New Zealand focus or be written by a New Zealand author but all suggestions will be considered. Contact Steve Matthewman at email@example.comRead more about Call for book reviews