SOCIOLOGIA ON LINE publishes original articles (wheter as a result of research in the context of basic/pure research or in the context of applied research, research-action) and book reviews on Sociology.

SOCIOLOGIA ON LINE further aims to discuss sociological work developed at a national and international level, accepting proposals for publication of full papers and book reviews in English, Portuguese, Spanish or French.

The option for online publishing aims to stimulate the dissemination of sociological work in digital media, taking advantage of faster editing, ease of access and archiving, and visibility.

SOCIOLOGIA ON LINE uses a double-blind peer review system with papers being independently evaluated by at least two experts. Publication is based on relevance and scientific quality.

The editorial team commits to comply with the Portuguese Press Law and to follow the deontological principles and ethics inscribed in the Code of Conduct and Best Practice for Journal Editors of the Committee on Publication Ethics – COPE (available at