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American Sociological Association: Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility Award Recipients
Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility
The Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility first gave awards in 2011
Best Book Award for the Inequality Poverty and Mobility Section.
2014: Nancy DiTomaso, Rutgers University, The American Non-dilemma: Racial Inequality Without Racism. (Russell Sage, 2013).
2013: Arne L. Kalleberg, Good Jobs, Bad Jobs: The Rise of Polarized and Precarious Employment Systems in the United States, 1970s to 2000s. Russell Sage Foundation / Rose Series.
Honorable mention: Victor Rios, Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys. NYU Press.
2012: Harding, David J. (University of Michigan). 2010. Living the Drama: Community, Conflict, and Culture Among Inner-City Boys. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
2011: Jane L. Collins and Victoria Mayer. 2010. Both Hands Tied: Welfare Reform and the Race to the Bottom of the Low- Wage Labor Market. University of Chicago Press
Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility's William Julius Wilson Award
2014: David Harding, University of California - Berkeley
2013: Florencia Torche, New York University
The Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility's Robert M. Hauser Distinguished Scholar Award
2014: Randy Hodson, Ohio State University
2013: Christopher (Sandy) Jencks, Harvard University
2012: Donald J. Treiman, University of California- Los Angeles
2011: Robert M. Hauser, National Research Council
The Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility Early Career Award
2012: Devah Pager, Princeton University
2011: David Brady, WZB Berlin Social Research Center.
The Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility Outstanding Article Award
2014: Ken-Hou Lin, University of Texas – Austin, and Donald Tomaskovic-Devey, University of Massachusetts, "Financialization and US Income Inequality, 1970-2008," American Journal of Sociology 118:1284-1329.
2012: Lee, Cheol-Sung (University of Chicago), Young-Bum Kim (University of Wisconsin) and Jae-Mahon Shim (University of Chicago) . 2011. "The Limit of Equality Projects: Public Sector Expansion, Sectoral Conflicts, and Income Inequality in Postindustrial Societies." American Sociological Review 76:100-124.
2011 Co: Arthur Sakamoto and Changhwan Kim, 2010, "Is Rising Earnings Inequality Associated with Increased Exploitation? Evidence for U.S. Manufacturing Industries, 1971-1996." Sociological Perspectives 53(1):19-43.
2011 Co: Jennie Brand and Yu Xie, 2010, "Who Benefits Most from College? Evidence for Negative Selection in Heterogeneous Economic Returns to Higher Education." American Sociological Review 75(2):273-302.
The Section on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award
2014: Deirdre Bloome, Harvard University, “Racial Inequality Trends and the Intergenerational Persistence of Income and Family Structure.”
2013: S. Michael Gaddis, "Discrimination in the Credential Society: An Audit Study of Race and College Selectivity in the Labor Market."
2012: Matthew, Ervin “Maliq” (The Ohio State University). 2011 "Effort Optimism in the Classroom: Attitudes of Black and White Students on Education, Social Structure, and Causes of Life Opportunities." Sociology of Education. 84: 225- 245.
2011: Jessi Streib, Univ. of Michigan, “Class Reproduction by Four Year Olds"