The International Journal of Social Quality
(formerly The European Journal of Social Quality)
Aims & Scope
Editor: Ka Lin, Zhejiang University
Published in partnership with Zhejiang University and the European Foundation on Social Quality
The International Journal of Social Quality is a peer reviewed, scholarly journal which has a primary focus on the interpretation of social quality through a wide range of disciplines, including social policy, economics, sociology, law and legal studies, philosophy, political science, geography, health sciences, and public administration. The journal seeks to create a forum for scientists, researchers, policy makers, and practitioners to discuss issues related to social quality based on qualitative and quantitative methods, normative debate and action-oriented case studies. The journal discusses issues such as the quality of life, social capital, human security, the capability approach, and the human development or social harmony approach. Special attention is given to global sustainability challenges addressed from the social quality and human security approach.
International Journal of Social Quality is published twice a year in Summer and Winter.
Volume 3, Issue 1
Welfare after Growth: Theoretical Discussion and Policy Implications
Risks of Society Stability and Precarity of Employment: A Look at Russia
Vyacheslav Bobkov, Olesya Veredyuk and Ulvi Aliyev
Social Policy and Special Economic Zones in the Greater Mekong Subregion
The Socio-political Bases of Willingness to Join Environmental NGOs in China: A Study in Social Cohesion
Analyzing Societal Circumstances, Sustainability and Sustainable Urban Development: New Theoretical and Methodological Challenges for Social Quality Indicators
Laurent J.G. van der Maesen