new journal on Mormonism available

The British Journal of Mormon Studies is a newly founded journal that has just released its inaugural issue.  You can download it for free here. The journal is interested in submissions, though they prefer worldwide foci in the articles. Send abstracts of no more than 200 words

essential readings in the social science of Mormonism

Scholars interested in the social science of Mormonism would do well to begin their research on the topic by reading the following books: