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A focus on the growing contributions of rational-action based theory, and the questions and controversies surrounding this growth

In publication since 1989, Rationality & Society is an international peer reviewed journal that focuses on the growing contributions of rational-action based theory, and the questions and controversies surrounding this growth. The journal provides an interdisciplinary forum in which theoretic developments, empirical research, and policy analyses that are relevant to the rational action paradigm can be shared. The journal’s editor is Douglas Heckathorn and it is currently published by SAGE Publications.

Current Issue: August 2013; 25 (3)

Articles
“[T]he challenge is to specify and explicate the social mechanisms determining the relationship between the informal social organization of close-knit groups and the formal rules of institutional structures.”— Victor Nee