SAGE Sociology

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

Toralf Zschau and Daniel Hatch discuss their article on the application of a new network-based framework of recovery capital in Drug Courts.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 5:38pm EDT

Author Jacob Day discusses his article which investigates the effects of job-level, task-based, segregation on racial differences in promotions to executive positions within the college football coaching profession.

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 2:15pm EDT

Author Chana Teeger discusses her article, "Both Sides of the Story: History Education in Post-Apartheid South Africa," published in the December 2015 issue of the American Sociological Review

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 5:18pm EDT

Author Dr. Madonna Harrington Meyer discusses her innovative, award-winning book, "Grandmothers at Work: Juggling Families and Jobs." Meyer explains her methodology for conducting the study, as well as surprising conclusions and future research. The book was reviewed in the December 2015 issue of Gender & Society

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 6:33pm EDT

Author Ning Hsieh discusses her article, "Economic Security, Social Cohesion, and Depression Disparities in Post-Transition Societies: A Comparison of Older Adults in China and Russia," which can be found in the December 2015 issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior. 

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Category:Sociology -- posted at: 4:00pm EDT