Call for Papers

Psychology of Men & Masculinity ® — the official journal of APA Division 51 (Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity) — is among the world's leading scholarly publications devoted to the dissemination of research, theory, and clinical scholarship that advances the discipline of the psychology of men and masculinity. Psychology of Men & Masculinity (PMM) is part of the Thomson Reuters' Journal Citation Reports (JCR), with an Impact Factor of 1.679, and is among top sex- and gender-related journals.

We are interested in work that arises from applied fields, such as health, clinical, counseling, and school psychology, and foundational areas such as social, developmental, and cognitive psychology, and the study of emotions. We welcome research using diverse methodologies, including both quantitative and qualitative approaches.

Examples of relevant topics include, but are not limited to

  • men's health behaviors and outcomes
  • biological factors influencing male development
  • men's utilization of health services
  • body image and muscularity
  • sexual development, health, and dysfunction
  • addictive behaviors

Because APA publishes PMM, authors benefit from exceptional support, knowledge, and resources and enjoy a worldwide exposure: All articles published in PMM are included in PsycINFO® and PsycARTICLES®, the most comprehensive and widely used psychological databases in the world. Through print and electronic access, articles published in PMM are available to a global audience of over 3,000 institutions and 60 million potential readers.

Additional information about PMM is available on the journal's homepage.

Submitted manuscripts must be written in the style outlined in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.).

PPM will accept both regular-length submissions (7,500 words) and brief reports (2,500 words).

Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the journal's Manuscript Submission Portal. See the Instructions to Authors for details.

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