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Journal of Family Issues

Journal of Family Issues

eISSN: 15525481 | ISSN: 0192513X | Current volume: 45 | Current issue: 7 Frequency: Monthly

Up-to-Date Research, Theory, and Analyses on Marriage and Family Life...

For more than 30 years, Journal of Family Issues has served as an important forum on current research, theory, and analyses for those who work with and study families. Each issue features articles, commentaries, and advocacy pieces designed to help you understand the challenges confronting today's families.

Interdisciplinary Perspective

Journal of Family Issues offers you more than just scholarly insight into the social and institutional forces shaping today's families. With JFI, you'll also examine professional issues, research developments, and practical applications from an interdisciplinary perspective, encompassing such areas as:

  • Family Studies
  • Family Violence
  • Gender Studies
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

The journal is devoted to contemporary social issues and social problems related to marriage and family life and to theoretical and professional issues of current interest to those who work with and study families.

Constance L. Shehan University of Florida, USA
Managing Editor
Teresa Kay Hughes University of Florida, USA
Editorial Board
Akanni Ibukun Akinyemi Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Katherine Allen Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, USA
Jeanine Andreassi Sacred Heart University, USA
Monika Ardelt University of Florida, USA
John Bartkowski University of Texas at San Antonio, USA
Dana Berkowitz Louisiana State University, USA
Libby Balter Blume University of Detroit - Mercy, USA
Regina Bures NICHD, USA
Susan Cody-Rydzewski Georgia Perimeter College, USA
Mick Cunningham Western Washington University, USA
Melissa Curran University of Arizona, USA
Alfred DeMaris Bowling Green State University, Ohio, USA
Melanie L. Duncan University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, USA
Souha R. Ezzedeen York University, Canada
Jean Gerard Bowling Green State University, USA
Bridget J. Goosby University of Texas-Austin
Jennifer Hardesty University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA
Caroline Sten Hartnett University of South Carolina, USA
Timothy Heaton Brigham Young University, USA
Tammy L. Henderson Oklahoma State University, USA
Rosanna Hertz Wellesley College, USA
Jeanne Holcomb University of Dayton, USA
Michelle Janning Whitman College, USA
Kristin Joos University of Florida, USA
Benjamin R. Karney University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Valarie King Pennsylvania State University, USA
Tanya Koropeckyj-Cox University of Florida, USA
Nathaniel Lambert Brigham Young University, USA
Kenzie Latham Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA
Gary Lee Bowling Green State University, USA
Bethany L. Letiecq George Mason University, USA
Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Sarah O. Meadows RAND Corporation, USA
Terry L. Mills John Carrol University, USA
Pam Monroe Louisiana State University, USA
Scott Myers Montana State University, USA
R. S. Oropesa Pennsylvania State University, USA
Karen D. Pyke University of California, Riverside, USA
Corinne Reczek Ohio State University
Susan Roxburgh Kent State University
Philip Rozario Adelphi University
Kristin Scherrer Metropolitan State University of Denver, USA
Adam Shapiro California State University, San Marcos, USA
Kristy Y. Shih Central Michigan University, USA
Heidi Steinour University of Florida, USA
Heidi Stolz University of Tennessee, USA
Marie-Anne Suizzo University of Texas-Austin, USA
Shengming Tang Western Illinois University, USA
Jay D. Teachman Western Washington University, Bellingham
Ozcan Tunalilar University of Florida, USA
Marion C. Willetts Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois
Nicholas Wolfinger University of Utah, USA
Erica Owens Yeager Anne Arundel Community College, USA
Wei-Jun Jean Yeung National University of Singapore, Singapore
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