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2014 ASA Media Coverage Highlights  

This page highlights just some of the extensive media coverage ASA’s Public Affairs and Public Information Department has generated this year.

March 2014

Amicus Brief: ASA Amicus Brief Supports Suits to Overturn Utah, Oklahoma Gay Marriage Bans. Google said dozens of media outlets covered this brief, which was filed on March 3.

Coverage Highlights

San Diego Gay and Lesbian News, 3-3-14.

Pride Source, Susan Horowitz and Jan Stevenson, 3-4-14.

Fox13Now.com (Utah), Ben Winslow, 3-4-14.

The Salt Lake Tribune, Brooke Adams, 3-4-14.

Deseret News (Utah), Dennis Romboy, 3-4-14.

The Washington Post, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

NPR.org, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

San Francisco Chronicle, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

Houston Chronicle, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

The Miami Herald, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

ABCNews.com, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14.

NBCNews.com, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14.

Yahoo!News, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14.

The Seattle Times, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14.

The Sacramento Bee, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

Star-Tribune (Minnesota), Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14.

San Jose Mercury News, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14.

The Olympian (Washington), Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

The Kansas City Star, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

The Sun News (South Carolina), Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

Idaho Statesman, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

The Huffington Post, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14.

The Charlotte Observer, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

MyFoxBoston.com (Massachusetts), Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-4-14. *

The Washington Times, Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-5-14.

WTOP.com (Washington, D.C.), Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-5-14.

The Guardian (England), Brady McCombs (Associated Press), 3-5-14.

Social Science Space, Michael Todd, 3-5-14.

On Top Magazine, Carlos Santoscoy, 3-6-14.

Towleroad.com, Andy Towle, 3-6-14.

February

Study: Race, Gender, and Chains of Disadvantage: Childhood Adversity, Social Relationships, and Health — Debra Umberson (University of Texas at Austin), Kristi Williams (Ohio State University), Patricia A. Thomas (Purdue University), Hui Liu (Michigan State University), and Mieke Beth Thomeer (University of Texas at Austin). Google said at least five media outlets covered this study, which appeared in the March issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

Coverage Highlights

Medical Daily, Susan Scutti, 2-27-14.

Counsel & Heal, Cheri Cheng, 2-27-14.

PsychCentral.com, Janice Wood, 2-28-14.

UPI.com, 3-3-14.

The Daily Texan, Wynne Davis, 3-5-14.

Study: Unmasking the Conflicting Trends in Job Tenure by Gender in the United States, 1983–2008 — Matissa N. Hollister (McGill University) and Kristin E. Smith (University of New Hampshire). Google said at least six media outlets covered this study, which appeared in the February issue of the American Sociological Review.

Coverage Highlights

BusinessNews Daily, Chad Brooks, 2-7-14.

Yahoo!News, Chad Brooks (BusinessNews Daily), 2-8-14.

The Huffington Post, Chad Brooks (BusinessNews Daily), 2-10-14.

Mother Nature Network, Chad Brooks (BusinessNews Daily), 2-10-14.

Boston Review, Claude S. Fischer, 2-10-14.

Kompas (Indonesia), 2-24-14.

January

Study: How You Downsize Is Who You Downsize: Biased Formalization, Accountability, and Managerial Diversity — Alexandra Kalev (Tel Aviv University). Google said at least three media outlets covered this study, which appeared in the February issue of the American Sociological Review.

Coverage Highlights

The Plain Dealer (Ohio), Olivera Perkins, 1-30-14.

Fortune/CNN Money, Anne Fisher, 2-5-14.

Human Capital (Australia), 2-6-14.

Study: Close, But No Cigar: The Bimodal Rewards to Prize-Seeking — Gabriel Rossman (University of California-Los Angeles) and Oliver Schilke (University of California-Los Angeles). Google said more than 10 media outlets covered this study, which appeared in the February issue of the American Sociological Review.

Coverage Highlights

The Washington Post, Henry Farrell, 1-15-14. ("The Monkey Cage" blog)

Slate, Joshua Keating, 1-15-14. ("Browbeat" blog)

Toronto Star, Jacques Gallant, 1-15-14.

The Washington Post, Henry Farrell 1-16-14. ("The Monkey Cage" blog)

Pacific Standard, Ryan Jacobs, 1-15-14.

Salon, Ryan Jacobs (Pacific Standard), 1-17-14.

The Boston Globe, Kevin Hartnett, 1-26-14.

NPR, 1-19-14 (Radio clip from "All Things Considered")

Melrose Free Press (Massachusetts), Arnold Koch, 2-16-14.

WAMC.org, Bradley Cornelius, 2-28-14. (Article and radio clip)

The Washington Examiner, Paul Bedard, 3-1-14.

The Atlantic, Derek Thompson, 3-2-14.

La Presse (Canada), Marc Cassivi, 3-2-14.