Established in 1968
The purpose is to promote theoretically grounded empirical
research on: the sources and character of social problems;
the planning and administration of social programs; and
more generally, public policies and intervention strategies
aimed at alleviating social problems and influencing the
society in that regard (Article I of the Statutes of RC
19). The Committee especially encourages comparative research.
Thus, membership to RC19 is open to scholars actively
engaged in research and/or teaching on the subjects mentioned
Joakim PALME, Uppsala University, Sweden, email@example.com
Ana GUILLEN, Universidad Oviedo, Spain
Huck-ju KWON, Seoul National University, South Korea
Daniel BELAND, University of Saskatchewan, Canada, firstname.lastname@example.org
Officers at Large
Jimi O. ADESINA, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
Bjørn HVINDEN, NOVA, Norway
Bruno PALIER, Sciences Po, France
Claus WENDT, University of Siegen, Germany
Once or twice a year distributed by e-mail/mail. Edited
by the RC19 President and the Secretary.
Dues for 4-year period are USD 80 (USD 35 discount).
registration form is available on https://secured.com/~f3641/formisa.htm