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Blogs on The Society Pages

The Community Pages on TSP are a community of blogs aiming to apply sociological knowledge and insights to the real world in an accessible way.

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.

6 hours ago: Hey Hun, can you stick those eggs in the freezer for a few?

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.

7 hours ago: Michelle Janning is CCF’s New Co-Chair

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: Apple’s Health App: Where’s the Power?

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

4 days ago: Why Sex Offenders are Running for Office

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.

Oct 1: Sexual Harassment: The Continuing Need to Speak Truth to Power

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.

6 hours ago: A Makeover for Cosmopolitan?

Resources & Ideas for Teaching Sociology

20 hours ago: CJ Pascoe on Teaching Developing Minds

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

3 days ago: Matthew Huber, “Lifeblood: Oil, Freedom, and the Forces of Capital”

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

5 days ago: Reflecting on Breast Cancer Awareness

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!

Sep 23: How am I going to work this into a discussion of Weber in theory tonight?