2015 Press Releases

Past Press Releases Archive

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ASA Press Releases
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May 28, 2015
Study Suggests Earning a College Degree Before, But Not After, Getting Married Protects Against Obesity
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May 6, 2015
Study Finds Foreclosures Fueled Racial Segregation in U.S.
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April 28, 2015
Sociologists Available to Discuss Same-Sex Marriage
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April 1, 2015
Study Finds EITC Bolsters Recipients’ Self-Respect While Helping Them Financially
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March 31, 2015
Shift to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Identities in Early Adulthood Tied to Depressive Symptoms
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March 12, 2015
Actresses Must Be Picky About With Whom They Work to Survive in Movie Industry
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March 11, 2015
Women Who Petition for Restraining Orders Against Abusers Typically See Decreased Earnings
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March 6, 2015
ASA Files Amicus Brief With Supreme Court in Support of Marriage Equality
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March 4, 2015
Study: Marriages More Likely to End in Divorce When Wives Get Sick
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February 26, 2015
Children of Undocumented Mexican Immigrants Have Heightened Risk of Behavior Problems
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February 26, 2015
Notre Dame Sociologists to Lead American Sociological Association's Flagship Journal
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February 18, 2015
Consumers Increasingly Face Companies' Creative Smoke and Mirrors, Study Finds
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February 10, 2015
Sociologists Available to Discuss Valentine’s Day-Related Topics
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February 2, 2015
Keep Your Enemies Close? Study Finds Greater Proximity to Opponents Leads to More Polarization
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January 29, 2015
Many Religious People View Science Favorably, But Reject Certain Scientific Theories
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January 20, 2015
Majority of Young Women and Men Prefer Egalitarian Relationships, Study Shows
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