Oxford, December 17, 2012 - Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, is pleased to announce that the International Society for the Social Studies has selected Elsevier to publish The Journal of Social Studies Research (JSSR) beginning in January 2013.
Published four times a year, The Journal of Social Studies Research is an internationally recognized peer-reviewed journal designed to foster the dissemination of ideas and research findings related to the social studies.
Associate Professor William B. Russell, Director of the International Society for the Social Studies and Editor-in-Chief of JSSR said, "We are very pleased work with Elsevier. As a leading journal in field of social studies education, collaborating with Elsevier will help ensure that JSSR continues to move forward and stay abreast on the current publishing trends and the needs of our authors and readers."
Ann Corney, Executive Publisher at Elsevier added, "We are extremely excited to working closely with the International Society for the Social Studies and the University of Central Florida on this publication. We look forward to bringing The Journal of Social Studies Research to a wider, international audience and working with the journal's editorial team to develop an enhanced publishing experience for readers, authors and reviewers."
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About The International Society for the Social Studies
The International Society for the Social Studies (ISSS) is a non-profit, professional society devoted to the social studies. ISSS is an international interdisciplinary society for individuals striving to promote and enhance the importance of social studies education across the world.
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