Drawing Connections between Past and Present

Prof. Adam Slez studies origins of American populism

The Work of Retrieval

Prof. Krishan Kumar reflects on forgotten classics in comparative historical sociology

Bodies of the People

Prof. Isaac Reed theorizes political modernity via histories of rebellion and revolt

Award Winning and Creative

Professor B. Brian Foster premiers a new short film, We Dance, as his previous film continues to win awards and gain recognition at film festivals across the globe.

Congratulations to Sociology Majors Sean Stuhlsatz and Caroline Caruso who were elected to Phi Beta Kappa

Excellence in Teaching

Prof. Rose Buckelew has been awarded the 2022 All-University Teaching Award

Can stories change how the economy works?

Prof. Simone Polillo discusses how the Bank of Italy relied on narratives of crisis to help shape governance.

Science under pressure

Prof. Fiona Greenland and Michelle Fabiani (U of New Haven) discuss what it takes to do good science under pressure

Keeping Essential Workers Safe

Prof. Jennifer Bair and Graduate Student Kathryn Babineau Study Migrant Farmworkers and COVID-19

Congratulations Fourth Year Inductees in Alpha Kappa Delta

Fourth Year Students Inducted in the Lambda Virginia chapter of the Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society

Congratulations Inductees!

Twenty-one Sociology majors who were inducted into the Lambda Virginia chapter of the Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society!

Congratulations Inductees!

Twenty-one Sociology majors who were inducted into the Lambda Virginia chapter of the Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society!

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Congratulations Fourth Year Inductees in Alpha Kappa Delta

Fourth Year Students Inducted in the Lambda Virginia chapter of the Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society

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Excellence in Teaching

Prof. Rose Buckelew has been awarded the 2022 All-University Teaching Award

Read More

Award Winning and Creative

Professor B. Brian Foster premiers a new short film, We Dance, as his previous film continues to win awards and gain recognition at film festivals across the globe.

Read More

Can stories change how the economy works?

Prof. Simone Polillo discusses how the Bank of Italy relied on narratives of crisis to help shape governance.

Read More

Keeping Essential Workers Safe

Prof. Jennifer Bair and Graduate Student Kathryn Babineau Study Migrant Farmworkers and COVID-19

Read More

The Work of Retrieval

Prof. Krishan Kumar reflects on forgotten classics in comparative historical sociology

Read More

Science under pressure

Prof. Fiona Greenland and Michelle Fabiani (U of New Haven) discuss what it takes to do good science under pressure

Read More

Bodies of the People

Prof. Isaac Reed theorizes political modernity via histories of rebellion and revolt

Read More

Drawing Connections between Past and Present

Prof. Adam Slez studies origins of American populism

Read More

Publications

Soul Mates

Religion, Sex, Love, and Marriage among African Americans and Latinos

Agency Relations and the Creative Destruction of the King's Two Bodies

How US Audiences Create Meaning across Platforms

A Historical and Political Sociology

The Tumbleweed Society

Working and Caring in an Insecure Age

The Making of the Populist Movement

State, Market, and Party on the Western Frontier

To Change the World

The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World

The Sins of the Fathers

Germany, Memory, Method

Understanding the Issues

Art Police, Tomb Robbers, and the Rise of Cultural Power in Italy

Finance That Cannot Be Proven