Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Psychological Study of Social Issues

    Psychological study of social issues focuses on individual behavior in a social context and seeks to understand the nature and causes of individual behavior in social situation, dealing with psychological aspects of important social issues and social subjects to bring theory and practice into focus on human problems of the group, the community, in the nation and globally.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on Psychological Study of Social Issues. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Social behavior, cognition, attitudes and beliefs
    • Social psychology of emotions
    • Personality and social psychology
    • Interpersonal relationships and mental health
    • Social identity approach
    • Prosocial behavior
    • Love and intimacy
    • Violence, conflicts and racism study
    • Leadership and group behavior
    • Substance abuse
    • Socio-cultural factors
    • Discrimination
    • Women study
    • Policy efficacy

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Psychological Study of Social Issues should be chosen during your submission.



    According to the following timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    December 22nd, 2020

    Publication Date

    February 2021


    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at submission.entrance1@scirp.org


    PSYCH Editorial Office

    psych@scirp.org