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Anti-abortion professor invades Sandhills Community College

2 days agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

Which just happens to train hundreds of local nurses: Life Care Pregnancy Center is hosting Mike Adams, a UNC-Wilmington Professor of Sociology and Criminology, on Thursday, Sept. 3, from 6:30-9 p.m. at Owens Auditorium at Sandhills Community College. Show More Summary

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A comic from Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, by Zach Weiner: …read the conclusion here! Read them all! Thanks for the tip @drkillgrove! Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the co-author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

Why The Debate Over Europe's Migration Crisis Is Full Of Myths

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with Hein de Haas, professor of sociology at the University of Amsterdam and former co-director of the International...Show More Summary

Women Initiate Divorces More Than Men, But Not Breakups, Study Suggests

Women are more likely than men to utter the words, "I want a divorce" -- but women and men are equally likely to initiate a non-marital breakup, according to a new study. Michael Rosenfeld, an associate professor of sociology at Stanford...Show More Summary

“Over-educated”

By Carolita Johnson. Read more at Oscarlita. Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the co-author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

sociologists need to be better at replication – a guest post by cristobal young

Cristobal Young is an assistant professor at Stanford’s Department of Sociology. He works on quantitative methods, stratification, and economic sociology. In this post co-authored with Aaron Horvath, he reports on the attempt to replicate 53 sociological studies. Spoiler: we need to do better. Do Sociologists Release Their Data and Code? Disappointing Results from a Field […]

The new politics is interesting, isn’t it?

Edward T. Walker is an associate professor of sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles. And what does this sociologist have to tell us all? The nasty battle between Uber and New York’ Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration over its proposal to limit how many drivers Uber and other ridesharing companies could put on […]

Quotes: Defiance Or ADHD? Depends What Color The Kid Is

White kids tend to get viewed as having ADHD, or having some sort of behavioral problem. Black kids are viewed as being unruly and unwilling to learn. -- David Ramey, an assistant professor of sociology and criminology at Penn State, quoted in Daily Beast via Vox (How schools push black students to the criminal justice system)

Residential tourism increased earthquake risk, says sociologist

Antonio Aledo, Professor of Sociology at the University of Alicante, warns that "because of real estate speculation and the management of public budgets based on income from the real estate business, seismic risk has been forgotten."...Show More Summary

Body Shapes, a Handy Guide

By Gemma Correll. Visit her tumblr or buy stuff here. Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the co-author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

“We Don’t Want Students 2 Waste Their $”

Sara Goldrick-Rab is a tenured professor of sociology and education policy at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She is an outspoken public scholar with a prolific social media presence, and she is devastated about Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s recent changes to tenure and shared faculty governance at her place of employ. Show More Summary

Why People Become Sociologists…

…according to Charles Shultz: Found at sociologist Larry Stern’s “Who are these people that become sociologists?“ Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the co-author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

5 Tips for Spotting Fake News

How not to embarrass yourself or enable internet trolls. Another day, another controversy from presidential candidate Donald Trump. And University of North Texas sociology professor George Yancey has had enough. Yancey logged on hisShow More Summary

Scott Walker? Yeah, Just Like Hitler…

From The College Fix: University of Wisconsin sociology Professor Sara Goldrick-Rab claims there are “terrifying” psychological similarities between Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Nazi leader and mass murderer Adolf Hitler. In a July 1 tweet, Goldrick-Rab said: “My grandfather, a… Continue reading ?

Charles Winick, Professor and Author Who Challenged Social Norms, Dies at 92

2 months agoHealth : NYTimes: Health

Mr. Winick, a professor of anthropology and sociology, was known for his research into the blurring of lines between the sexes and for his controversial views on drug addiction.

To Have It All?

By Carolita Johnson. Read more at Oscarlita. Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the co-author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

Social (Re)Construction of Place in Columbia, South Carolina

By Colby King Assistant Professor of Sociology, Bridgewater State University The ongoing debate about the confederate flag on the grounds of the South Carolina State House reminds us of the power of the symbols we put in our places, and...

Professor Criticized Over Racist Postings Is Hired By Rhodes College

2 months agoNews : Jonathan Turley

Rhodes College[/caption]There is a new debate over impact of social media on academics. We previously debated the status of Boston University sociology professor Saida Grundy after a series of racist postings on social media. Boston University retained Grundy while many asked what would have happened if a white professor had posted the inverse comments about […]

Celebrating the Great Battle of 4th of July

If Mexicans celebrated the 4th like Americans celebrate Cinco de Mayo: From Flama. Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the co-author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

Oh Yeah, Don’t Forget the Guns

Ouch. In case you were feeling too good about the demotion of the Confederate flag, here’s one from cartoonist Jonathan Schmock: Visit Schmock’s website here. Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the co-author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

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