It has been a very tough decade for the sociology job market, and faculty jobs are getting tougher to land. At the same time, doctoral students often feel discouraged from pursuing a career outside of the academy. One viable response may be to reconsider old attitudes about a career in applied sociology. In this episode, […]
Part two of our two-part series on the sociology of cults.
Understanding cults, Part 1 of 2
A look at loneliness from a social science and sociological perspective.
How the British system of rating departments influences scholarship.
Adam Slez (Virginia) discusses political populism in the 19th century American West.
The back story on George Herbert Mean, with Daniel Huebner.
How do inequalities in access to digital technologies persist after everyone gets an iPad and access to a hotspot?
Labor organization and labor issues in academia
We discuss Eli Wilson’s research on inequality in the restaurant industry.