ASA Press Releases - 2002


DECEMBER

December 17, 2002
The Role of Generation, Age, and Shared Historical Experience in Causing Social Change in America Read more...

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NOVEMBER

November 25, 2002
Macho, Individual Qualities Turning High-tech Workplace into “Software Mills” Read more...

November 19, 2002
Osama bin Laden and Other Thoroughly Modern Muslims Take on the World Read more...

November 18, 2002
U.S. Child Care Seriously Lags Behind that of Europe Read more...

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AUGUST

August 19, 2002
Would “Race” Disappear If the United States Officially Stopped Collecting Data on It? Read more...

August 18, 2002
Racial Profiling Across Social Institutions Is Featured in Plenary Session Read more...

August 17, 2002
ASA President Discusses How to Do Research on Social Inequalities Read more...

August 15, 2002
Surrogate Fathers Act as Paternal Figures for Many Children in Poor, Urban Settings Read more...

August 13, 2002
Sex, Intimacy, and Family Life in the United States: A Study Examines How Intimate Relationships Are Formed Read more...

August 13, 2002
“Why Test?”—Study Assesses Student Intelligence Testing Read more...

August 9, 2002
American Sociological Association Urges Release of Jailed Scholar and Democracy Activist in Egypt Read more...

August 9, 2002
Paying Reparations for Slavery: Social and Economic Merits Expose Historical Implications of Race in United States Read more...

August 7, 2002
In Disasters, Panic Is Rare; Altruism Dominates Read more...

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JULY

July 31, 2002
ASA to Present Awards to Distinguished Sociologists Read more...

July 9, 2002
Burawoy Elected 95th President of American Sociological Association Read more...

July 9, 2002
ASA Holds 2002 Annual Meeting in Chicago Read more...

July 1, 2002
Making Sense of Surveys; When to Trust Polls Read more...

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JUNE

June 18, 2002
Illegal Job Discrimination Persists in the U.S. Workplace as Affirmative Action Weakens Read more...

June 7, 2002
ASA Increases Minority Opportunities in Higher Education Read more...

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MAY

May 7, 2002
Steep Rise in "No Religion" Preference Is Forged by Politics and Demographics Read more...

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MARCH

March 26, 2002
The American Sociological Association Releases Contexts, an Accessible Social Science Magazine Read more...

March 26, 2002
The Consequences of English-only Education over Bilingual Education Is Explored in Contexts Read more...

March 26, 2002
The Sexual Revolution and Teen Dating Trends Is Explored in ASA's Magazine, Contexts Read more...

March 26, 2002
"The Decline in Crime Rates is Explored in ASA’s Magazine, Contexts Read more...

March 26, 2002
"Life Without Father: What Happens to the Children?" Is Explored in Contexts Read more..

March 26, 2002
Hofferth Examines "Did Welfare Work?" in ASA's Magazine, Contexts Read more...

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