New Journal!

 Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice & Criminology (JQCJC)

 Call for Papers

Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice & Criminology (JQCJC), a new journal to be published in the spring of 2013, is currently soliciting manuscripts for volume one. 

 JQCJC is an international, peer-reviewed journal focused on the qualitative interpretation and analysis of deviance, law, and social control. The journal will feature both theoretical and analytical research, as well as manuscripts based on methods such as interviewing, participant observation, ethnography, historical analysis, content analysis, and others which do not rely primarily on numerical data. JQCJC will welcome submissions from a variety of perspectives focusing on the qualitative study of crime and society, including criminological, criminal justice, sociological, historical, philosophical, cultural, political, psychological, anthropological, and jurisprudential approaches.

 Manuscripts should be no longer than 40 pages in length, typed double-spaced, in APA format (6th Edition).  Articles should be submitted electronically to

 Book reviews of qualitative studies and/or qualitative research methods are also encouraged. 

 For further information regarding submissions and the journal, please contact Dr. Willard M. Oliver, Editor, at