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Review of Social Media for Academics

I have written many times on this blog about my own experiences of using social media and other digital tools for academic work and my research focusing on how other academics are doing this. 410 more words

Sociology Of Science And Technology

on non-academic writing, as well as the benefits of jargon and time

I’ve been thinking a lot about academics who do non-academic writing.  One of my favorites is Molly Worthen, who writes regularly for The New York Times.   705 more words


What does public sociology mean in an age of social media?

This looks like an important read (HT Org Theory) for anyone interested in the intersections of digital sociology and public sociology:

I informally examine how the idea of public sociology has been ašected by the rise of social media.

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Digital Capitalism And Digital Social Science

Discrimination or Prejudice: An Exploration of Political Marginalization on Cornell's Campus

Note to readers:  I wrote this long form piece for a narrative and literary journalism class.  The goal was to report on a community that was either marginalized or in the margins of a society.   2,330 more words

Life In Iowa

Public Sociology at Salem State University

Welcome to the class blog for Sara Moore’s SOC 250: Public Sociology course at Salem State University!  Here you’ll find students’ posts relating current events to social science research. 419 more words

Sociology for Survival: a view from the Global South

If humanity is to survive, the future will be organized along eco-feminist-socialist lines. In this future, an altered relationship between society and nature will be a central characteristic. 1,213 more words


2016 Conference

5th Annual Public Sociology Conference

Sponsored by the Public Sociology Association

April 9, 2016

 Founders Hall, GMU Arlington Campus

Structures of Violence: Engaging the Public Imagination… 188 more words