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Spotlight on Sociology

  • Prof. Joseph E. Davis's new book "To Fix or To Heal: Patient Care, Public Health, and the Limits of Biomedicine" (New York University Press).

    Joseph E. Davis (Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture) and co-editor Ana Marta Gonzalez (University of Navarra) have released a new book "To Fix or To Heal: Patient Care, Public Health, and the Limits of Biomedicine" (New York University Press). This volume advances new lines of criticism of our dominant biomedical regime, while proposing ways of bringing medical practice, bioethics, and public health more into line with their original goals.

  • "How the Church Helps Black Men Flourish in America", an article by Prof. Brad Wilcox

    Click through to read Prof. Brad Wilcox's article, "How the Church Helps Black Men Flourish in America" in The Atlantic.

  • Prof. Wilcox's new book:Soul Mates: Religion, Sex, and Marriage among African Americans and Latinos

    W. Bradford Wllcox (Sociology) and Nicholas Wolfinger of the University of Utah new book, "Soul Mates: Religion, Sex, and Marriage among African Americans and Latinos," was reviewed in The National Review: Rebuilding a Marriage Culture in 21st-Century Black and Latino America

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