SAGE Sociology

Authors Tina Fetner and Melanie Heath discuss their article, "Do Same-sex and Straight Weddings Aspire to the Fairytale? Women’s Conformity and Resistance to Traditional Weddings," which is published in the December 2016 issue of Sociological Perspectives. 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 6:52pm EDT

Author Jane Ward discusses her book Not Gay: Sex between Straight White Men, which is reviewed in Gender & Society.

Direct download: 10.21.16_GAS_Ward.mp3
Category:Sociology -- posted at: 6:02pm EDT

Author Trenton Mize discusses his article, "Sexual Orientation in the Labor Market," published in the December 2016 issue of the American Sociological Review.

Direct download: 10.18.16_ASR_Mize.mp3
Category:Sociology -- posted at: 2:18pm EDT

Author Nicole Kravitz-Wirtz discusses her article, "Cumulative Effects of Growing Up in Separate and Unequal Neighborhoods on Racial Disparities in Self-rated Health in Early Adulthood," which is published in the December 2016 issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior. 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:16pm EDT

The 22 May 2013 program features Liz Fekete, Director of the Institute of Race Relations and the journal's review editor Jon Burnett, Assistant Editor of IRR News and the author of a major article on new geographies of racial violence in the current April–June 2013; 54(4) issue.

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Category:Area & Ethnic Studies -- posted at: 4:48am EDT

Agency and Structure in Zygmunt Bauman’s Modernity and the Holocaust. Shaun Best’s podcast outlines the critique that he developed in his article, ‘Agency and Structure in Zygmunt Bauman’s Modernity and the Holocaust’, Irish Journal of Sociology May 2014 volume 22 issue 1. The focus of the podcast is on Bauman’s central concepts of adiaphoria and the agentic state. The argument developed is that by using these concepts Bauman undervalues the role of human agency in the unfolding of the Holocaust.

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Category:general -- posted at: 6:51am EDT

Author Abigail Sewell discusses her article published in the October 2016 issue of Sociology of Race & Ethnicity, "The Racism-Race Reification Process: A Mesolevel Political Economic Framework for Understanding Racial Health Disparities."

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 12:36pm EDT

Dr. Cristobal Young, Assistant Professor at Stanford University, interviews Dr.Olav Sorenson, Professor of Sociology at the Yale School of Management, about his recently published article,"Geography, Joint Choices, and the Reproduction of Gender Inequality," co-authored by Michael Dahl. This article can be found in the October 2016 issue of the American Sociological Review.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 6:12pm EDT

Authors Mary Campbell and Molly Martin discuss their article published in the April 2016 issue of Sociology of Race & Ethnicity, "Race, Immigration, and Exogamy among the Native-born: Variation across Communities." 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 5:52pm EDT

Author Meghan Burke discusses how bringing attention back to the material roots that produce ideology and inequality has the potential to further our understanding of contemporary racism and to derive more specific tools to challenge it.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 1:13pm EDT

Author Michael Vuolo discusses his article, "A Multilevel Test of Constrained Choices Theory: The Case of Tobacco Clean Air Restrictions," co-authored by Joy Kadowaki and Brian Kelly. The article is published in the September 2016 issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

Direct download: 08.04.16_HSB_Vuolo.mp3
Category:Sociology -- posted at: 12:28pm EDT

Author Alexandra Killewald discusses her article, "Money, Work, and Marital Stability: Assessing Change in the Gendered Determinants of Divorce," published in the August 2016 issue of the American Sociological Review

Direct download: 07.18.16_ASR_Killewald.mp3
Category:Sociology -- posted at: 12:11pm EDT

A podcast from Armi Mustosmaki on her co-authored article: Abating inequalities? Job quality at the intersection of class and gender in Finland 1977–2013

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:49am EDT

The IJS Prize is awarded to the paper adjudicated to represent the best original contribution to the journal in a given year. As well as being permanently free to access online, the prize winning article will be announced in the November issue of the journal, and at the annual SAI meeting.

 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:28am EDT

 

Steve McDonald and Lindsay Hamm discuss their article (co-authored with James R. Elliott and Pete Knepper) on the ethnoracial composition of local labor markets and its influence on informal regulation of employment opportunities.

 

 

 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:05pm EDT

Dr Jean-Sebastien Guy discusses his new research on the relationship between the artilleries of globalisation, to understand and make sense of globalisation, and our visions of the world.

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:24am EDT

Dr. Olav Sorenson, Professor of Sociology at the Yale School of Management, interviews Dr. Cristobal Young, Assistant Professor at Stanford University, about his recently published article "Millionaire Migration and Taxation of the Elite: Evidence from Administrative Data," which can be found in the June 2016 issue of the American Sociological Review. 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 5:39pm EDT

Author Marianne Cooper discusses her book Cut Adrift: Families in Insecure Times, which was reviewed by Philip N. Cohen in the June 2016 issue of Gender & Society.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 6:02pm EDT

Author Michael Light discusses his article, "Explaining the Gaps in White, Black, and Hispanic Violence since 1990: Accounting for Immigration, Incarceration, and Inequality," co-authored with Jeffery Ulmer. 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 1:16pm EDT

A podcast from Nate Breznau on his co-authored article: Immigrant presence, group boundaries, and support for the welfare state in Western European societies

http://asj.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/05/14/0001699316645168.full.pdf+html

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:57am EDT

Author Michael DeLand discusses his article investigating theproduction and re-production of a recurring pickup basketball gameat a public park in Santa Monica, California.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:05pm EDT

Author Matthew Oware discusses his article, "We Stick Out Like a Sore Thumb . . .” Underground White Rappers’ Hegemonic Masculinity and Racial Evasion" including his methodology applied and steps for future research.  

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 7:22pm EDT

A podcast from Astri Syse on her co-authored article: Childhood residential mobility and long-term outcomes

http://asj.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/03/08/0001699316628614.full.pdf+html

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Author Robert Reece discusses his article published in the January 2016 issue of Sociology of Race & Ethnicity, "How the Legacy of Slavery and Racial Composition Shape Public School Enrollment in the American South," co-authored by Heather O'Connell.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 7:42pm EDT

Authors C.J. Pascoe and Jocelyn Hollander discuss their article published in the February 2016 issue of Gender & Society, "Good Guys Don't Rape: Gender, Domination, and Mobilizing Rape."

 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:41pm EDT

Author Patricia Yancey Martin discusses her article published in the February 2016 issue of Gender & Society,"The Rape Prone Culture of Academic Contexts
Fraternities and Athletics." 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 6:56pm EDT

Author Nancy Whittier discusses her article published in the February 2016 issue of Gender & Society, "Where Are the Children? Theorizing the Missing Piece in Gendered Sexual Violence." 

Direct download: 1.15.16_GAS_Nancy_Whittier_Edited.mp3
Category:Sociology -- posted at: 6:29pm EDT

Author Nicola Henry discusses her article published in the February 2016 issue of Gender & Society, "Theorizing Wartime Rape: Deconstructing Gender, Sexuality, and Violence." 

 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:47pm EDT

Dr Ari-Elmeri Hyvönen discusses his new research on process-thinking in Arendt.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 5:02am EDT

Editorial assistant Elizabeth Whetstone interviews author Siwei Cheng about her article, "The Accumulation of (Dis)advantage:The Intersection of Gender and Race in the Long-Term Wage Effect of Marriage." Cheng discusses her research strategies, challenges in the process, and future studies. 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 7:12pm EDT

In this podcast episode, Professor Rodney Coates and David Fasenfest discuss how sociology can draw on both poetry and creative pursuits more broadly to engage people. Then Professor Coates discusses the role of religion in his development as a sociologist before turning to a discussion on Black Lives Matter and the ongoing need to eradicate racism in society. This is the first in a multi-part conversation with Professor Coates.


In this podcast episode, Martha Gimenez discusses the state of Marxist feminism in sociological scholarship. Drawing on theories of intersectionality she elaborates on the ongoing need for social movements to move beyond identity politics to create solidarity networks that transcend class, gender, ethnicity, and sexuality.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 11:01am EDT

In this podcast episode, Sam Binkley of Emerson College discusses his book Happiness as Enterprise: An Essay on Neoliberal Life (2015, SUNY Press). Here he elaborates on the ways individuals are encouraged to become entrepreneurs of themselves in order to achieve happiness within an ideology that emphasizes individual agency while concealing the significance of social structure in shaping people’s lives.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 10:53am EDT

This is the second part of my conversation with Tony Paris, lead attorney at the Sugarlaw Center for Economic and Social Justice, in Detroit Michigan. We discuss the legacy of civil right and labor lawyer Maurice Sugar as an activist and song-writer and play his well-known labor anthem, “Sit-Down.” Afterward  we discuss Tony Paris’ new project, putting music to lost lyrics by Maurice Sugar, and play the Sugar/Paris song “We are the Ones.”

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 10:39am EDT

Tony Paris discusses the work of the Sugarlaw Center in Detroit. Sugarlaw is a non-profit workers rights advocacy organization. Tony discusses Michigan’s Emergency Manager law, and the Sugarlaw Center’s attempt to overturn that law. He also talks about labor lawyer Maurice Sugar, inspiration for the Center’s work. Sugar was involved in the Ford Hunger March, the rise of the UAW, and the local Socialist Party. In later years, Walter Reuther broke with Sugar over the latter’s supposed ties to the Communist Party.

Direct download: CRS_Labor_Activism_and_Music_series_-_Tony_Paris_Sugar_Law_Center_Pt1.mp3
Category:Sociology -- posted at: 10:32am EDT

Jessica Payette and Graham Cassano discuss their joint project, with Rima Lunin Schultz, Eleanor Smith’s Hull House Songs: The Music of Protest and Hope in Jane Addams’ Chicago (Brill, forthcoming). Smith was the head of the Hull House Music School during Jane Addams' tenure as head resident. In addition to being a pedagogical theorist, an administrator, and a teacher, Smith was a composer trained in the formal German and American music traditions. In this second podcast, we discuss Smith's relationship to social activism and her songs "The Shadow Child" and "Land of the Noonday Night."


Jessica Payette and Graham Cassano discuss their joint project, with Rima Lunin Schultz, Eleanor Smith’s Hull House Songs: The Music of Protest and Hope in Jane Addams’ Chicago (Brill, forthcoming). Smith was the head of the Hull House Music School during Jane Addams' tenure as head resident. In addition to being a pedagogical theorist, an administrator, and a teacher, Smith was a composer trained in the formal German and American music traditions. In this podcast, we discuss the origin of Smith's work, her goals, and the song "The Sweat Shop."


J Sumerau discusses some ways in which sociological concepts may be useful in forestalling and mitigating obstacles and inefficiencies in clinical settings.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 5:58pm EDT

Thomas Kersen discusses how to convey insights from the discipline of Sociology to reporters, writers, and other opinion leaders.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 5:49pm EDT

Lindy Hern discusses her paper on her scholar activism within the Movement for Single Payer Health Care Reform and its implications for the grassroots mobilization of this movement.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 12:58pm EDT

Author Adam Lippert discusses his article, "Stuck in Unhealthy Places: How Entering, Exiting, and Remaining in Poor and Nonpoor Neighborhoods is Associated with Obesity During the Transition to Adulthood," which is published in the March 2016 issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:26pm EDT

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