A new study finds that many U.S. adults — roughly one in five — are deeply religious, know a lot about science, and support many practical uses of science and technology in everyday life, but reject scientific explanations of creation and...
26-Jan-2015 9:15 AM EST
The majority of young women and men today would prefer an egalitarian relationship in which work and family responsibilities are shared equally between partners if that possibility were available to them, according to a new study.
20-Jan-2015 8:55 AM EST
The Ku Klux Klan’s failure to defeat the black civil rights moment is well documented, but the group’s lesser-known legacy may be its lasting impact on the U.S. political system, according to a new study.
4-Dec-2014 9:35 AM EST
A new study finds that having job authority increases symptoms of depression among women, but decreases them among men.
17-Nov-2014 11:40 AM EST
A new study indicates that heterosexuals have predominately egalitarian views on legal benefits for — but not public displays of affection (PDA) by — same-sex couples.
18-Nov-2014 8:35 AM EST
Students in some schools form more cliquish, hierarchical, and segregated social structures than in others. What accounts for the variation?
6-Nov-2014 8:25 AM EST
Non-Americans in the U.S. federal court system are more likely to be sentenced to prison and for longer terms compared to U.S. citizens, according to a new study.
29-Sep-2014 9:25 AM EDT
Ruth Milkman, a professor of sociology at the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center and research director at CUNY’s Joseph F. Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies, has been elected president of the American...
10-Sep-2014 9:20 AM EDT
As the holiday season begins, the American Sociological Association (ASA) has sociologists available to discuss holiday-related topics ranging from shopping to sadness.
24-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST
24-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST
With Election Day just around the corner, the American Sociological Association (ASA) has sociologists available to discuss election-related issues, including public opinion, the politics of fear, voting blocs, and campaign finance.
27-Oct-2014 10:45 AM EDT
27-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT
The American Sociological Association (ASA) has sociologists available to discuss various aspects of the holiday shopping season.
25-Nov-2013 8:45 AM EST
25-Nov-2013 8:00 AM EST
The American Sociological Association has sociologists available to discuss the U.S. Senate’s passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act — which prohibits employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
7-Nov-2013 3:40 PM EST
7-Nov-2013 3:00 PM EST