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Spotlight on Sociology

  • Rae Blumberg discusses gender roles & economic development

    In a recent paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Society, Rae Blumberg relates how women's roles influence economic development in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.  Read more in the UVA Today article.

  • Welcome new Sociology Faculty - Jennifer Bair, Rose Buckelew, & Isaac Reed!

  • Check out these Fall 2016 course offerings!

    SOC 3559 sec. 1 - Sociology of Innovation, MW 2pm
    SOC 3559  sec. 3 - Israeli Society, TR 930am
    SOC 3710 - Organizations, Institutions, Markets, TR 11am
    SOC 4290 - Sociology of Money, MW 5pm
    SOC 4510 - Topics in Sociology of Work, TR 2pm
    SOC 4750 - Racism, TR 930am

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