Contemporary Journal of Anthropology and Sociology

Recent Journal CoverThe Contemporary Journal of Anthropology and Sociology (formerly the Kentucky Journal of Anthropology and Sociology) is the official journal of the Anthropologists and Sociologists of Kentucky. The CJAS is a multidisciplinary journal focusing on innovative research, pedagogy, media reviews, and invited editorials. While Anthropology and Sociology are the primary subject areas, original submissions from related areas (e.g., criminal justice and social work) are also welcome. Quantitative and qualitative methodologies are acceptable. International submissions are welcome. All submissions will be peer-reviewed. CJAS is published solely in electronic format.

CJAS welcomes submissions from students and practitioner as well as traditional academicians. Please feel free to contact the co-editors (Shaun Dixon, Editor at with questions about the appropriateness of your manuscript.