SSJ Data Archive
Japanese Life Course Panel Surveys
Social Sciences of Crisis Thinking (Japanese)
Social Sciences of Hope (Japanese)
Contemporary China Research Base
Creation of Employment System that Enables Lifelong Growth for All People (Japanese)
Gender Equality and Multicultural Conviviality in the Age of Globalization
"Quantifying" Japanese HRM (Japanese)
Kamaishi College (Japanese)
The ISS was established in 1946 based on reflection of the bitter experience of the war and the nature of prewar Japanese social science research.
The institute aims to support the construction of a "democratic and peace-loving nation" by promoting empirical social science based on systematic collection of data and conducting comparative studies of high academic standards.