About ASK

Ask Research and Methods 2016Ask: Research and Methods is a peer-reviewed academic journal devoted to the methodology of social science research.  Since 1995, its mission is to publish innovative work in the social sciences that focuses on methodological issues inherent to all phases of social research. ASK welcomes articles on a broad range of topics and a variety of methodologies including, but not limited to: operationalization of concepts, sampling, interviewing, observation and other fieldwork issues, quantitative and qualitative techniques, research ethics, data management and archiving, and methods of cross-national comparisons.

Beginning in 1995, ASK has been a production of the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology (IFiS) of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Since 2014, ASK is co-published with The Ohio State University.  ASK receives organizational support from Cross-National Studies: Interdisciplinary Research and Training Program (CONSIRT).

Editor in Chief: Henryk Domański, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, hdomansk@ifispan.waw.pl

Editorial Advisor: Jolanta Perek-Bialas, Jagielonnian University, Poland

Methodological Advisor: Paweł B. Sztabiński, Polish Academy of Sciences

Statistical Advisor: Zbigniew Sawiński, Educational Research Institute

Digital Content and Publishing Advisors:  Colin Odden, The Ohio State University and Joshua K. Dubrow, Polish Academy of Sciences

Lead Managing Editor:  Patrycja Antos, Jagiellonian University, Poland

Cover Design: Andrzej Lubniewski

Contact Information:

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
Polish Academy of Sciences
72 Nowy Swiat
00 – 330 Warsaw