American Sociological Association

Committee on Publications Agenda, August 2014

Tentative Agenda
Committee on Publications
August 17, 2014, 8:30 a.m.-4:10 p.m.
Hilton San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco, CA


Editors and Elected Members (8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)

  • Approval of the Agenda
  • Report of the Chair (Kelly)
  • Report of the Executive Officer (Hillsman)
    • Update on SAGE Contract Renewal
    • Long-Range Plans for the ASA Publications Portfolio
    • Update on Code of Ethics Revisions/Confidentiality of Meeting Proceedings
  • Report of the Secretary (Romero)
    • EOB Response to Memo on Budget Planning for Journals
  • Report of the Publisher (Mankowski)
  • Open Access Journal Editor Applications
  • Review of Journal Editor Nominations
    • American Sociological Review
    • Sociological Methodology
    • Sociological Theory
  • Archiving Editorial Materials
    • Update on Stored Paper Files (Hillsman)
    • Subcommittee on Future Policy (Roscigno)
  • Publication Proposal from Political Economy of the World-System Section
  • Changes to Author Guidelines
    • Sociology of Education (Warren)
    • Teaching Sociology (Sweet)
  • Review of Journal Submission and Publication Data
    • Social Psychology Quarterly Request for Additional Pages
  • Policy on Editors Submitting/Publishing in Their Own Journals (Kelly)
  • Greater Data Transparency and Access (Isaac and McCammon)
  • Report from Social Media Subcommittee (Vallas)
  • Report from Revise and Resubmit Guidelines Subcommittee (Warren)
  • Proposal on Requiring Institutional Review Board Approval (Warren)
  • Journal of Health and Social Behavior Blog Proposal (Gee)
  • New Business
  • Introduction of New Committee Chair
  • Executive Session (3:00-4:10 p.m.)
  • Review of Editorial Board Nominations
  • Increasing Size of the Committee
  • Formal Motions and Voting