Department of Sociology

Faculty of Arts - University of Peradeniya

Sri Lanka Journal of Sociology


This journal accepts original contributions focusing on sociological phenomena from Social Sciences and Humanities in general and Sociology and Anthropology in particular. Academic contributions from other disciplines are considered for publication if they have adopted a sociological approach in the analysis of theoretical and empirical content of sociological significance. Within these broad disciplinary boundaries, the journal accepts empirical and theoretical contributions, which focus on peace and development issues, displacement, post-war reconstruction, reconciliation, poverty, religion, health and diseases, governance, social media, etc. The journal is envisaged as a forum for discussion, comment and review of innovative, novel and trend-setting research studies in Sri Lanka as well as in the South Asian region.