One of our alumni, Christina Simko's new book released by Oxford UP

Congratulations to our former student Christina Simko (PhD, 2013) on her newly released book, "The Politics of Consolation"  from Oxford UP .

NYT introduced to a chapter of "Women of the World" written by Prof. Allison Pugh

Click through to read the chapter of one of Prof. Allison Pugh's books, " Women of the World" in The New York Times.

Remembering Ted Caplow

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing, at age 95, of Theodore "Ted" Caplow. Prof. Caplow founded the sociology department at UVa, and left an indelible mark on all who were lucky enough to know him. He will be missed. For a small taste of this man's amazing accomplishments, please refer to this obituary.

NYT story about the work by Prof. Brad Wilcox

Click through to read the article regarding to Prof. Brad Wilcox's new geographic analysis, "Intact Families, Continued: The Red-County Advantage" in The New York Times.

NYT introduces to Prof. Josipa Roksa's recent book

Click through to read the opinion by David Brooks, introducing to Prof. Josipa Roksa's book, “Aspiring Adults Adrift,”- "How Adulthood Happens" in The New York Times.

Article by Prof. Allison Pugh

Click through to read Prof. Allison Pugh's new article, "Class Matters What job insecurity does to our kids " in the New Republic.

Interview with Allison Pugh in The Atlantic on her new book, The Tumbleweed Society: Working and Caring in an Insecure Age

The interview coincides with the official release of Allison's new book, The Tumbleweed Society: Working and Caring in an Insecure Age (Oxford University Press). Congratulations to Allison on this major publication!

Article by Simone Polillo

Click through to read Prof. Simone Polillo's very interesting new article, "Theorizing Efficient Markets: A Sociology of Financial Ideas" in European Journal of Sociology

NYT article about the work by Prof. Brad Wilcox

Click through to read Prof. Brad Wilcox's new geographic analysis, " The North-South Divide on Two-Parent Families" in The New York Times.

Sociology Undergraduate Symposium 2015

Click and see some of the pictures from the Sociology Undergraduate Symposium on Wednesday, April 29. Your fellow students, including the Distinguished Majors and President Sullivan's Interns, presented their work. We envision this as both an intellectual and a social occasion - a fitting end to a year's/semester's hard work and inquiry. (more)

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