The GC’s Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies (CLACLS) announced today a new study that shows New York City’s child poverty rate was 32 percent in 2010 — 10 percentage points higher than the national average that year, the most recent timeframe for which data is available. Read more
Manhattan’s Enormous Income Inequality Explained in 2 Charts
Business Insider, 4.21.15
Manhattan’s Towering Income Inequality, in 2 Charts
The Atlantic, CITYLAB, 4.21.15
On Tuesday, May 5, the GC’s European Union Studies Center will commemorate the end of World War II with a special event, “Victory in Europe: The 70th Anniversary of the Defeat of European Fascism,” the Otto and Fran Walter Memorial Lecture. Read more
The Luxembourg Income Study Center, led by Professor Janet Gornick (Political Science/Sociology), has received its first National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant. Read more
Judith Halasz (Ph.D. 2007, Sociology) published her book, The Bohemian Ethos. Read more
Mental Health at Work - Audio
BBC, Business Daily, 3.31.15
From Microsoft, a Novel Way to Mandate Sick Leave
The New York Times, 3.26.15
Levey, Tania G. and Pinsky, Dina. 2015. A Constellation of Stigmas: Stigma Management and the Professional Dominatrix. Deviant Behavior 36(5): 347-367.
Don Hernandez has been selected by the Society for Child and Family Policy and Practice (Division 37 of the American Psychological Association) as the 2015 recipient of The Distinguished Contribution to Child Advocacy Award, which is presented annually to a non-psychologist who has made significant contributions to advocacy on behalf of children, youth, and families.
Alumnus Michael Robert’s book has been nominated for the Mary Douglas Prize for Best Book (Sociology of Culture section of the ASA).
Pinsky, Dina and Levey, Tania G. 2015. ‘The World Turned Upside Down’: Emotional Labor and the Professional Dominatrix. Sexualities. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/1363460714550904
Jacob Lederman’s article in City & Community was highlighted in the recent ASA’s e-mail blast.
Abby Kolker has published yet another op-ed in the Jerusalem Post, this time on... Read more