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Belinda Wheaton on The Cultural Politics of Lifestyle Sports


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Thinking through everyday lives with feminist sociological lenses, Feminist Reflections contributors include Gayle Sulik, Meika Loe, Tristan Bridges, Trina Smith, and Amy Blackstone.

7 hours ago: Bacon, Beards, and Beer: Feminist Reflections on Hipster Masculinity

Girl w/ Pen, founded by Deborah Siegel, publicly and passionately dispels modern myths concerning gender, encouraging other feminist scholars, writers, and thinkers to do the same.

16 hours ago: A Gendered Read on Comic Con

Monte Bute is a backstage sociologist. From his roundabout journey from Red Wing Boy's Reformatory to anti-war activist to sociology professor. Monte's full of great stories, creative insights and powerful critiques—and now he has a blog!

23 hours ago: A Speech for Young Activist Sociologists

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.

12 hours ago: Capital Ideas: Enriching Economic Sociology (Part 1):

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.

21 hours ago: An Extremely Brief History of Science and Technology Studies

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

1 day ago: Girls on the Run: When Efforts to “Empower” Girls Go Wrong

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.

Working Class Growing Pains

Ruling Out Rape