AACS Mission

The mission of the Association of Applied and Clinical Sociology is to:

  1. Provide a common meeting ground for individuals interested in the application of sociological knowledge.
  2. Promote the application of sociological knowledge for beneficial social change through scholarly, educational, programmatic, community, and policy activities.
  3. Enhance the understanding of the interrelationship between sociological knowledge and sociological practice.
  4. Advance theory, research, methods, and training that promote the use of sociological knowledge for beneficial social change.
  5. Promote the use of applied and clinical sociology in local, regional, state, national, and international settings.

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