Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences

JIASS is a peer-reviewed journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences It is in its 20th year and is published annually. Since 2010, the Journal publishes both in print and online. JIASS is committed to publishing the highest quality social science theory and research. Papers may be submitted throughout the year although the editorial office encourages submissions from November 1st through May 1st for a timely review process for the next volume that is usually out in October.

Current Issue: Volume 19, Issue 1 (2016)


Senior Editor's Note
Kenneth D. Colburn Jr


Table of Contents


Drawing Doctors vs. Nurses: Gendered Perceptions of Health Professionals
Tiana Stephens, Rebecca Spevak, Christabel L. Rogalin, and Laura E. Hirshfield


Tracing Virtual Advocacy Approaches for Welfare Policy over Two Decades
Teresa Reinders, Samantha Church, and Anne Statham


Infertility Utilization and Women’s Self-Rated Health
Nicole Maki Weller and Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld

Cover of Volume 19 of the Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences

Senior Editor-in-Chief

Ken Colburn, Jr., Butler University

Senior Deputy Editor

Jaishankar Raman, Valparaiso University

Deputy Editor

Surekha Rao, Indiana University Northwest

Copy Editor

Stephanie Seifert Stringham