August 2019 News

Tony Cheng has Published an Article in Social Problems

Wed, 08/07/2019
Ph.D. candidate Tony Cheng has just published a new article in Social Problems called “Input without Influence: The Silence and Scripts of Police and Community Relations.”  It draws on seven years of Chicago Police Board meeting transcripts to find that police representatives replied to 74% of Read more...

Roger Baumann Published an Article in Sociological Forum

Wed, 08/07/2019
PhD Candidate Roger Baumann recently published an article in Sociological Forum titled, “A Social Fields Theory of Pilgrimage: African American Christians in Israel and Palestine.” The article investigates the social significance of pilgrimage as a site where religion, politics, economy, and Read more...

Sarah Brothers Publishes Article in Social Science and Medicine

Mon, 08/05/2019
Graduate Student Sarah Brothers recently published an article entitled “A Good ‘Doctor’ is Hard to Find: Assessing Uncredentialed Expertise in Assisted Injection” in Social Science and Medicine. This article examines how laypeople assess uncredentialed expertise in the high-risk practice of Read more...

PhD Candidate and CCS Junior Fellow Till Hilmar will be a Faculty Member at SOCIUM

Mon, 08/05/2019
PhD candidate and CCS Junior Fellow Till Hilmar will be a faculty member at SOCIUM (Research Center on Inequality and Social Policy) and the department of sociology at Bremen University, Germany, starting October 1st. The position is affiliated with the newly established chair on comparative Read more...

Till Hilmar Publishes Article in Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World

Mon, 08/05/2019
Graduate student Till Hilmar recently published an article entitled “The Temporal Logic of Deservingness: Inequality Beliefs in Two Postsocialist Societies“ in the journal Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World (5) 2019. Link:  https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/ Read more...