Prof. Wilcox's essay in the Washington Post
Professor W. Bradford Wilcox wrote an essay in The Washington Post that observes that despite conventional wisdom, "In the real world, the evidence shows that single men aren’t necessarily having the most fun — despite the footloose and fancy-free lifestyle depicted onscreen.": Why single men may not be having the most fun
A new book edited by Rae Lesser Blumberg and Samuel Cohn
Development in Crisis: Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North, is a provocative, engaging and interesting collection of real-world case studies in development and globalization focusing on under-emphasized threats to growth and human welfare worldwide. Created by two of America's top development sociologists, it targets undergraduates, graduates, academics and development professionals.
Professor Brad Wilcox was quoted in an article on family leave in The Washington Post
Prof. Pugh will give a workshop presentation on “The Cultural Appendix: Theorizing Work and Intimacy” at Yale University
Check out the new article by Prof. Adam Slez!
Prof. Olick giving a keynote address at the Fifth Annual Conference of the Historical, Dialogues, Justice, and Memory Network, Columbia University, NY
The Department Chair, Jeffrey Olick, will give a keynote address at the Fifth Annual Conference of the Historical, Dialogues, Justice, and Memory Network, Columbia University, New York, December 3-5, 2015. The conference is called The Politics of Memory: Victimization, Violence and Contested Narratives of the Past.
Julia Ticona, one of our Ph.D. candidates has a piece in the Pacific Standard.
Prof. Roksa in the Chronicle this morning
"The idea of Englishness" by Prof. Krishan Kumar at St. John's College, Cambridge University
Prof. Krishan Kumar's new book, "The Idea of Englishness" will be featured at a one-day conference on Englishness at St. John's College, Cambridge University, England on November 27. Professor Kumar will give the opening lecture.