The Ritual of Gift Exchange

Sociology Professor Emeritus Ted Caplow studied Christmas gift giving, and here's what he found...

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Keep on Truckin'

PhD Candidate Ben Snyder examines the workplace and how it affects workers, taking a hands-on approach by immersing himself in the truck driving and bond trading environments.

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Hot off the Press!

Professor Rachel Rinaldo’s new book, Mobilizing Piety, proposes a new framework for understanding the role of religious interpretation within political movements.

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Family & Social Mobility

Professor Brad Wilcox has an essay in Slate in which he discusses how single parenthood affects social mobility.

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Book Release

Professor Simone Polillo's book, Conservatives vs. Wildcats, sheds light on conflict in the banking industry.

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Race & Ethnicity

Professor Pendergrass's article, "Perceiving Race and Region in the Black Reverse Migration to the South," has been accepted by the Du Bois Review for inclusion in their Fall 2013 issue, 10.2.

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