American Sociological Association

COP 2014 12 (Dec) Agenda

Tentative Agenda

Committee on Publications

December 11, 2014, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

December 12, 2014, 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Executive Session)

Hilton Garden Inn, Washington, DC


Executive Session:                   Thursday, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

                                                 Friday, 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Open Session with Editors:      Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.                    

Editors and Elected Members (9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.)

  • Approval of the Agenda
  • Report of the Chair (Barber)
  • Report of the Executive Officer (Hillsman)
  • Report of the Secretary (Romero)
  • Update on Journal of World-Systems Research Proposal
  • Review of Journal Editor Applications
  • American Sociological Review
  • Sociological Methodology
  • Proposal on Requiring Institutional Review Board Approval (Warren)
  • Proposal for Contexts Reader on Gender and Sexualities
  • City & Community State of the Journal Report (Edwards)
  • Teaching Sociology Proposal for Special Issues (Sweet)
  • Editorship Anonymous Vision Statements Evaluation (Edwards)
  • Long-range Planning for ASA Publications Portfolio
  • Proposal for Contexts’s Future (Ali and Cohen)
  • Status of Contexts Contract (Edwards)
  • Report from Revise and Resubmit Guidelines Subcommittee (Warren)
  • Discussion on Being Proactive Regarding Plagiarism (Stets)
  • New Business
  • Executive Session
  • Review of Editorial Board Nominations
  • Increasing Size of the Committee
  • Editorial Extensions/Invitations for Consideration
  • Journal of Health and Social Behavior
  • Sociology of Education
  • Formal Motions and Voting