Stories about "Sociology"
Q&A: Francesco Duina explains why Americans who have the least love the U.S. the most

Monday, October 2, 2017 3:57 pm

Broke and Patriotic, the latest book by Bates College sociologist Francesco Duina, explains why the poorest Americans are also the most patriotic.

Daily Dot quotes sociologist Michael Rocque on the link between gender and active-shooter events

Friday, November 21, 2014 11:47 am

Pursuing the gender angle alone is fraught, says Rocque.

Bates welcomes new faculty: Michael Rocque, sociology

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 10:46 am

New at Bates, criminologist Michael Rocque brings a distinctive perspective to the sociology faculty.

New book by sociologist Duina studies American view of life transitions

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 2:08 pm

Known for a study of the American focus on winning, Bates sociologist Francesco Duina views the emotional landscape from a different perspective in his new book.

2014 Fulbright recipients: Alexandra Hill

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 10:01 am

Alexandra Hill '14 is one of Bates' 10 Fulbright recipients for 2014.

Sociologist’s talk to explore challenges to activism in a neo-liberal society

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 3:06 pm

Sociologist Corey Dolgon discusses the challenges of activism in a neo-liberal society on Oct. 22.

Lecture to explore social mobility, housing, immigrant networks

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 12:59 pm

Silvia Dominguez, a scholar who researches the welfare of women, children and minority populations, offers the talk "Getting Ahead: Social Mobility, Public Housing and Immigrant Networks" on May 9.

Maine Campus Compact honors two for civic involvement

Friday, April 26, 2013 11:01 am

Maine Campus Compact will honor two members of the Bates community for their commitment to public involvement.

University of British Columbia sociologist to discuss outlook for ‘gayborhoods’

Thursday, February 28, 2013 3:06 pm

A sociologist from the University of British Columbia discusses the future of longstanding 'gayborhoods' in a March 11 talk.

Public radio interviews Kane about her book ‘The Gender Trap’

Thursday, December 6, 2012 9:35 am

Customs like pink for girls and blue for boys are not necessarily benign choices, says Bates sociologist Emily Kane.

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