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Spotlight on Sociology

  • A new book by Ben Snyder, our former grad student: The Disrupted Workplace

    Congrats to Ben Snyder for publishing a new book, The Disrupted Workplace:Time and the Moral Order of Flexible Capitalism. This book is based on Ben's dissertation. It shows what can be done in our superb department!

  • 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.

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