Last Updated: 2007, January 13

Scholarly Societies Project


This is one of a set of subject pages in the

Scholarly Societies Project, which facilitates access to websites of scholarly societies across the world. A set of guidelines is used in determining whether to include resources.

Links to websites of scholarly societies in Sociology are given below. The URL-Stability Index for this collection of Sociology sites is 66.0/78 = 84.6%. The URL-stability index for each site below is given graphically in the left-hand column as the URL-stability rank for that site.

See also: the Environmental / Occupational Health & Safety and Area Studies & Time-Period Studies categories.

URL Stability Rank
Society Name
four stars Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques = Academy of Ethics and Political Science [In French.] ASMP
four stars Academy for Eating Disorders AED
four stars African Studies Association ASA
four stars American Association on Mental Retardation AAMR
four stars American Geriatrics Society AGS
four stars American Society of Addiction Medicine ASAM
four stars American Society on Aging ASG
four stars American Sociological Association ASA
four stars Associação Brasileira de Estudos Populacionais = Brazilian Association for Population Studies [In Portuguese.] ABEP
four stars Associação Portuguesa de Profissionais em Sociologia Indústrial, das Organizações e do Trabalho = Portuguese Association for Sociology of Industry, Organizations and Work Webpage [In Portuguese.] APSIOT
four stars Association for Canadian Studies = Association d'études canadiennes [In English and French.] ACS = AÉC
four stars Association for Humanist Sociology AHS
four stars Association for Humanistic Psychology ["...committed to exploring and furthering the evolution of the human spirit." "...focused on spirituality, environmentalism, community activism, health, psychology, or relationships..."] AHP
four stars Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse AMERSA
one star Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies AABS
four stars Association of Clinicians for the Underserved ["The primary emphasis is on clinicians who are providing health care to medically underserved populations."] ACU
four stars British Sociological Association BSA
four stars Brunswik Society ["The Brunswik Society is an informal association of researchers who are interested in understanding and improving human judgment and decision making. Members of the Society share an appreciation of the work of the psychologist Egon Brunswik,..."]  
four stars Canadian Sociology and Anthropology Association = Société canadienne de sociologie et d'anthropologie [In English and French.] CSAA = SCSA
one star
broken once
Coalition for Education in the Life Sciences CELS
four stars College on Problems of Drug Dependence CPDD
four stars Dansk Sociologforening = Danish Sociological Association [In Danish.] DSF
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sozialwissenschaftliche Sexualforschung = German Society for Social Scientific Sex Research [In German with some English.] DGSS
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Soziologie = German Society for Sociology [In German.] DGS
four stars European Society for Population Economics [In English.] ESPE
four stars European Sociological Association ESA
four stars Gerontological Society of America GSA
four stars Gesellschaft für Wirtschaft und Sozial-Kybernetik = Society for Economics and Social Cybernetics [In German.] GWS
four stars Gypsy Lore Society GLS
four stars International Association for Business and Society IABS
four stars International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology IACCP
four stars International Association of Labour History Institutions IALHI
four stars International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care IAPAC
four stars International Communication Association ["...focused on human communication...." Founded 1950.] ICA
four stars International Network for Social Network Analysis ["...professional association for researchers interested in social network analysis."] INSNA
four stars International Peace Research Association IPRA
one star
broken once
International Social Science Council = Conseil International des Sciences Sociales = Consejo Internacional de Ciencias Sociales = Internationaler Rat für Sozialwissenschaften [In English. A site maintained for the ISSC by UNESCO.] ISSC = CISS
four stars International Society for Cultural and Activity Research ISCAR
one star
broken once
International Sociological Association = Association Internationale de Sociologie = Asociación Internacional de Sociología [In English, French, and Spanish.] ISA = AIS = AIS
four stars International Studies Association ISA
four stars International Union for the Scientific Study of Population = Union Internationale pour l'Étude Scientifique de la Population = Unión Internacional para el Estudio Científico de la Población [In English.] IUSSP = UIESP = UIECP
four stars International Union for the Study of Social Insects = Union Internationale pour l'Étude des Insectes Sociaux [In English.] IUSSI = UIÉIS
four stars Jean Piaget Society: Society for the Study of Knowledge and Development JPS
one star
broken once
Latin American Studies Association LASA
four stars Law and Society Association ["Members bring training in law, sociology, political science, psychology, anthropology, economics, and history as well as in other related areas."] LSA
four stars Mid-South Sociological Association MSSA
one star
broken once
Middle East Studies Association of North America MESA
four stars National Association of Social Workers NASW
four stars National Council for the Social Studies NCSS
one star New Zealand Association of Social Anthropologists NZASA
four stars North American Association for the Study of Obesity NAASO
four stars North Central Sociological Association NCSA
four stars Pacific Sociological Association PSA
one star
broken once
Peace Studies Association PSA
four stars Public Relations Society of America PRSA
four stars Real Academia de Ciencias Morales y Políticas = Royal Academy of Moral and Political Sciences [The Academy has sections devoted to the philosophical sciences, political and juridical sciences, social sciences, and economic sciences. In Spanish.] RACMYP
four stars Regional Studies Association RSA
four stars Resilience Alliance [A multidisciplinary research group that explores complex systems in nature in an integrative manner, combining social, economic, and ecological factors.]  
four stars Royal Town Planning Institute RTPI
four stars Rural Sociological Society RSS
four stars Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States SIECUS
one star Social Science Computing Association SSCA
four stars Sociedad Argentina de Gerontología y Geriatría = Argentine Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics [In Spanish.] SAGG
four stars Society for Applied Sociology SAS
four stars Society for Consumer Psychology [Division 23 of the American Psychological Association (APA).] SCP
four stars Society for Ethnomusicology SEM
four stars Society for Personality and Social Psychology SPSP
four stars Society for Social Medicine ["...covers a range of subjects including epidemiology, the medical and health needs of society, the provision and organization of health services and the prevention of disease." An emphasis on the United Kingdom and Ireland.] SSM
four stars Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues ["The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues constitutes Division 9 of the American Psychological Association."] SPSSI
four stars Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality SSSS
one star Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction SSSI
one star
broken once broken once
Sociological Association of Aotearoa (New Zealand) SAANZ
one star Southern Sociological Society SSS
four stars Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland SSISI
four stars Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists SALIS
four stars Σύλλογος Ελλήνων Κοινωνιολόγων = Sullogos Ellēnōn Koinōniologōn = Hellenic Sociological Association [In Greek and English.] ΣΕΚ
four stars Σύνδεσμος Κοινωνιολόγων Κύπρου = Sundesmos Koinōniologōn Kuprou = Cyprus Sociological Association [In Greek.]  
four stars Unione Accademica Nazionale = National Academic Union (Italy) [In Italian. An Italian body collaborating with the Union Académique Internationale; its scope includes the philological, archaeological, historical, moral, political, and social sciences.] UAN

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