Journal of Social and Political Psychology

The Journal of Social and Political Psychology (JSPP) is a peer-reviewed open-access journal (without author fees). It publishes articles at the intersection of social and political psychology from different epistemological, methodological, theoretical, and cultural perspectives and from different regions across the globe that substantially advance the understanding of social problems, their reduction, and the promotion of social justice. For more information see Focus and Scope. Please register if you are interested in being notified about new publications once they are posted online.

Please find here a list of past, current, and upcoming Special Thematic Sections.



Deadline extension - Call for papers: Special thematic section on "Collective memories and present-day intergroup relations: A social-psychological perspective"

We invite submissions for a special thematic section of JSPP on "Collective memories and present-day intergroup relations: A social-psychological perspective" (guest-edited by Ana Figueiredo, Borja Martinovic, Jonas Rees, & Laurent Licata)  
Posted: 2016-03-31 More...

Ongoing Series on "Decolonizing Psychological Science"

The editors of JSPP are happy to announce that they continue to invite submissions for an ongoing series of articles on the topic of "decolonizing psychological science"...  
Posted: 2015-11-06 More...
More Announcements...

Vol 4, No 2 (2016)

Issue in progress: Articles will be added continuously as soon as they are finalized.

Table of Contents

Original Research Reports

The Aggression-Submission-Conventionalism Scale: Testing a New Three Factor Measure of Authoritarianism PDF HTML
Philip T. Dunwoody, Friedrich Funke 571-600
More Than Political Ideology: Subtle Racial Prejudice as a Predictor of Opposition to Universal Health Care Among U.S. Citizens PDF HTML
Megan Johnson Shen, Jordan P. LaBouff 493-520


Understanding the Persistence of Caste: A Commentary on Cotterill, Sidanius, Bhardwaj and Kumar (2014) PDF HTML
Yashpal A. Jogdand, Sammyh S. Khan, Arvind Kumar Mishra 554-570
Science and the Public: Debate, Denial, and Skepticism PDF HTML
Stephan Lewandowsky, Michael E. Mann, Nicholas J. L. Brown, Harris Friedman 537-553
Unknowing Researcher’s Vulnerability: Re-searching Inequality on an Uneven Playing Field PDF HTML
Siew Fang Law 521-536

Creative Commons License
ISSN: 2195-3325
PsychOpen Logo