Welcome new Sociology Faculty - Jennifer Bair, Rose Buckelew, & Isaac Reed!
Jennifer Bair studies economic sociology, development, globalization, gender and work. Rose Buckelew studies medical sociology, mental health, race & ethnicity, and criminology. Isaac Reed studies historical sociology, culture, theory, science and knowledge.
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.
Brad Wilcox's latest book a June 2016 Editor's Pick by Choice!
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