Jul. 10, 2020—Nurse practitioners are often thought of as stopgaps to mitigate the shortage of primary care physicians, but in a new book, LaTonya Trotter, assistant professor of sociology, shows that they do much more than simply extend limited health care resources. In fact, she said, their role may reveal a fundamental misallocation of them. In More than Medicine:...
Jan. 8, 2020—Ronald S. Burt, Yanjie Bian, Lijun Song, and Nan Lin (eds.). 2019. Social Capital, Social Support and Stratification: An Analysis of the Sociology of Nan Lin. London: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Jan. 8, 2020—Wrecked: How the American Automobile Industry Destroyed Its Capacity to Compete By: Josh Murray, Michael Schwartz At its peak in the 1950s and 1960s, automobile manufacturing was the largest, most profitable industry in the United States and residents of industry hubs like Detroit and Flint, Michigan had some of the highest incomes in the country....
100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment: An Appraisal of Women’s Political Activism co-edited by Holly McCammon
Jan. 3, 2020—McCammon, Holly J., and Lee Ann Banaszak, eds. 100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment: An Appraisal of Women’s Political Activism. Oxford University Press, 2018.
Dec. 2, 2019—Pitt, Richard N., Lacee A. Satcher, and Amber Musette Drew. 2019. “Optimism, Innovativeness, and Competitiveness: The Relationship Between Entrepreneurial Orientations and the Development of Science Identity Centrality in Academic Scientists.” Social Currents.
Nov. 6, 2019—Prof. Lijun Song published with Feng Hao of the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, in Chinese Sociological Review: “Environmental Concern in China: A Multilevel Analysis”
Nov. 6, 2019—Prof. Josh Murray published with grad student Megan L. Jordan in Class, Race and Corporate Power: “Sources of Continued Corporate Dominance“
Nov. 6, 2019—Prof. Richard Pitt publishes with Patrick Washington of the University of Illinois at Chicago, in Review of Religous Research: “Differences Between Founder-Led and Non-Founder-Led Congregations: A Research Note”
Nov. 1, 2019—2019. Holly J. McCammon and Amanda J. Brockman. “Feminist Institutional Activists: Venue Shifting, Strategic Adaptation, and Winning the Pregnancy Discrimination Act.” Sociological Forum 34:5-26.
Oct. 11, 2019—Frenette, Alexandre. 2019. Leveraging Youth: Overcoming Intergenerational Tensions in Creative Production. Social Psychology Quarterly. https://doi.org/10.1177/0190272519871297