Social Work & Policy Studies: Social Justice, Practice and Theory

A new online, open access social work and social policy journal published by Social Work and Policy Studies, University of Sydney through the University of Sydney Library.  Please register to be informed when submissions are open or a new issue is published.

 

Social Work & Policy Studies: Social Justice, Practice and Theory (ISSN 2209-0878) aims to provide a platform for those advancing knowledge and debate on any aspect of social justice-informed social work, social policy, practice or theory.

With a goal of publishing twice yearly, the journal welcomes submissions that explore questions of: social injustice; inequity; systemic and/or individual oppression; the power dynamics of social relations such as race, class, gender, disability, sexuality, Indigeneity, age, region, political economy; questions engaging with intersectionality and multiple oppressions; and various forms of resistance, social change, social policy and social justice initiatives.  



Call for Papers

Special edition

Education for critical social work practice over the decades

Submissions close: August 2020

2020 marks the 80th year of social work education at the University of Sydney. This Special Edition aims to contribute to debates on education for critical social work practice. We aim to publish a range of contributions including conference key notes as well educator and student reflections. Please contact the editors if you wish to discuss the suitability of your work for this edition, which will also include a general article section.

 


Editors

Margot Rawsthorne, University of Sydney, Australia

Donna Baines, University of British Columbia, Canada

 

Editorial Board

Malcolm Carey, University of Chester, UK

Bonnie Freeman, McMaster University, Canada

Paul Michael Garrett, NUI Galway, Republic of Ireland

Jude Irwin (Emeritus), University of Sydney, Australia

Mary Mitchell, University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Lindsey Napier (Emeritus), University of Sydney, Australia

Alankaar Sharma, Australian Catholic University, Australia

Frank Wang, National Chen Chi University, Taiwan