American Sociological Association

Communication Tools for Sociologists

Communication Tools

Would you like to see more stories mentioning sociology and sociologists in the news media? Do you want the latest findings from your departments, research groups, and sections to receive media coverage? Maybe you would like to write an op-ed or a letter to the editor on an issue you care about. How do you reach the media inside and outside your community?

The resources on this page can help you develop positive messages about sociology and engage the media, policymakers, and the general public.

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