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The Society Pages

A place for Chris and Doug to highlight great social science from The Society Pages and beyond.

Roundup Party

Conversations with top social scientists about their research and the social world. Listen online or subscribe: iTunes, RSS.

Ken Kolb on Moral Wages


The Feel of Faith

Community Pages

Sociological Criminology from Chris Uggen, Michelle Inderbitzin, and Sara Wakefield.

6 hours ago: Juvenile Lifers and New Beginnings

Sociology Lens is the associated site for Sociology Compass, Wiley-Blackwell’s review journal on all fields sociological. On this site we host daily posts, video files and news items from our team of contributors.

10 hours ago: Mass Exodus

The Families as They Really Are blog is an online project of the Council on Contemporary Families that presents a diversity of views from researchers who share the common goal of providing the latest and best information about American families.

1 day ago: Syllabus supplements for family sociology from Family Inequality

Sociological Images encourages people to exercise and develop their sociological imaginations with discussions of compelling visuals that span the breadth of sociological inquiry.

8 hours ago: Racial Disparity in Imprisonment Inspire Whites to be “Tough on Crime”

A podcast with sociologists about their new books. A joint production of the New Books Network and The Society Pages.

1 day ago: Katherine Frank, “Plays Well in Groups: A Journey Through the World of Group Sex”

We live in a cyborg society. Technology has infiltrated the most fundamental aspects of our lives: social organization, the body, even our self-concepts. This blog chronicles our new, augmented reality.

3 days ago: The iPod Classic is dead, but it lives on in theory

Contexts is an ASA publication, edited by Arlene Stein (Rutgers) and Jodi O’Brien (Seattle University). The Society Pages is proud to host contexts.org.

Eating Military Base Stew

Revolutionizing Food and Space