Human Rights Section Newsletter
The American Sociological Association Human Rights Section newsletter editors are Dr. Hollie Nyseth Brehm and Dr. Annie Isabel Fukushima. Each newsletter will have a thematic focus. The co-editors invite our members and community to submit write-ups that reflect research, research notes, teaching notes, and grassroots notes, that contribute to the theory and/or practice surrounding human rights. The newsletter will also feature announcements and publications related to the field of human rights.
The co-editors invite members of our community to submit short pieces that broadly align with the following forms of contributions:
Feature Articles: Articles that highlight research, teaching, or engagement relevant to human rights. Each newsletter will have one Feature Article.
Research Notes: Brief reflections on research studies related to human rights. Notes could focus on the methodology, the findings, the dissemination of findings, etc.
Teaching Notes: Brief reflections on teaching about human rights in undergraduate or graduate classrooms. Tips and classroom activities are especially welcome.
Grassroots Notes: Reflections, stories, and advice pertaining to engagement with local organizations, policymakers, and/or grassroots activists.
Publications & Announcements: Recently published a book, article, or paper that the human rights section members should read? Have news or an opportunity that you would like to share with the human rights community? Submit it to the co-editors.
The Spring 2018 issue deadline is January 1, 2018.
How to submit:
We accept 800 – 1,000 word submissions formatted in American Sociological Association style. Resources for the style guide may be found here: http://www.asanet.org/sites/default/files/savvy/documents/teaching/pdfs/Quick_Tips_for_ASA_Style.pdf. To submit, attention to the newsletter co-editors: Dr. Hollie Nyseth Brehm (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Dr. Annie Isabel Fukushima (email@example.com).
Fall 2017- Human Rights Section Fall 2017 Newsletter
Winter 2014 – ASA Human Rights Quarterly Newsletter – Winter 2014
Spring 2015 –ASA Human Rights Quarterly Newsletter – Spring 2015
Spring 2016 – ASA Human Rights Section Newsletter Spring 2016
Summer 2016 – ASA Human Rights Section Newsletter Summer 2016
Spring 2017 – humanrightssection_asa_spring2017newsletter