Social Science Diliman

Social Science Diliman: A Philippine Journal of Society and Change (SSD) is the flagship journal for the social sciences of the University of the Philippines Diliman. It is internationally refereed, semi-annual, and bi-lingual (in English and Filipino). SSD publishes works on the social sciences and its applications, including multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary works that have a broad focus and will be of interest to scholars beyond a single discipline, area of study, and time frame. Book Reviews are also published.

SSD provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Ma. Mercedes G. Planta, PhD

Associate Editors:
Geoffrey M. Ducanes, PhD
Gerardo M. Lanuza, PhD
Joseph Santos E. Palis, PhD
Manuel Victor J. Sapitula, PhD

Book Review Editor
Gerardo M. Lanuza, PhD

Managing Editor
Gonzalo A. Campoamor II, PhD

Editorial Assistant
Patricia Jamie A. Muli

Layout Artist
Dercylis G. Mararac



Sagip-Guro Campaign

A Consortium of Philippine Publishing Houses announces its "Sagip-Guro Campaign".
Posted: 2016-06-29 More...

Social Science Diliman's New Editor-in-Chief

Ma. Mercedes G. Planta, PhD  
Posted: 2016-01-20 More...

Call for Papers


The Research Dissemination and Utilization Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Development, University of the Philippines Diliman, is accepting papers for publication in Social Science Diliman: A Philippine Journal of Society and Change (SSD). 

Posted: 2016-03-18 More...
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Vol 12, No 1 (2016)

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