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Sociology between the Gaps: Forgotten and Neglected Topics (SBG) is a new, innovative, peer-reviewed, open-access, cross-disciplinary, independent online journal published in English. This not-for-profit journal will be published electronically.

Editor-In-Chief: Josephine A. Ruggiero, Ph. D.
Professor Emerita of Sociology.
Providence College.
Providence, Rhode Island 02918

Sociology between the Gaps will consider submitted work from sociologists and professionals in related fields providing the content of the submission has not been substantially published previously or submitted simultaneously to another journal or publication, print or electronic. Papers may be submitted by those working in academic, applied, clinical, or other settings. The Editor-In-Chief encourages submissions in English from international authors working on sociological topics.

Sociology between the Gaps is published in collaboration with the Digital Publishing Services Department at Providence College's Phillips Memorial Library + Commons. The Editor-In-Chief is grateful to the library staff that help make this publication possible.

See the Aims and Scope for a complete description of the journal.

Current Volume: Volume 2 (2016) Civil Engagement of the Future: Creating Liveable Communities in Increasingly Aging and Diverse Racial-Ethnic Societies

Complete Issue



Building Age-Friendly Community: Notes from the Field
Rachel Filinson, Marianne Raimondo, and Maureen Maigret

Film Review


The Intern: A Film Review
Emily Stier Adler

Book Review

Point of View Essay