Sociology Archive

Donald Tomaskovic-Devey, UMass Amherst – Can We Become an Equal Opportunity Society?

Can we become an equal opportunity society? Donald Tomaskovic-Devey, professor of sociology at the University of

Brittany Morey, University of California, Irvine– The Central Role of Social Support in the Health of Chinese and Korean American Immigrants

On University of California, Irvine Week: Immigrants can thrive with a strong support network. Brittany Morey,

Edna Chun, Columbia University – Systemic Racism

Systemic racism hasn’t always been in the news. Edna Chun, lecturer at Columbia University, explores this

Jessica West, Duke University – Stress Spillover in Marriage Due to Hearing Loss

Hearing loss in a partner can affect one sex more than the other. Jessica West, PhD

Katrina Hoop, Saint Joseph’s College – The Sociological Imagination, Students’ Lives-As-Text, and Teaching During a Pandemic

COVID-19 is an invitation to think more sociologically. Katrina Hoop, associate professor of sociology at St.

Deborah Archer, New York University – Racial Inequality

On New York University Week:  Racial discrimination can be hidden in less visible places. Deborah Archer,

Elizabeth Daniels, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs – Do Media and Body Image Create an Early Exit for Middle School Girls?

On University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Week:  Does body image create an early exit for middle

Greg Fulkerson, SUNY Oneonta – Urbanization, Urban Dependency, and Urbanormativity

On SUNY Oneonta Sustainability Week: The world is getting more and more urban. Greg Fulkerson, associate

Amanda Miller, University of Indianapolis – Marriage

A wedding is one thing, the marriage is another. Amanda Miller, associate professor of sociology at

Dominik Guess, University of North Florida – Patience Across Cultures

The meaning of patience is not consistent across cultures. C. Dominik Guess, professor of psychology at