Wensong Shen's paper, "A Tangled Web: The Reciprocal Relationship between Depression and Educational Outcomes in China," is now available in ScholarlyCommons’ Penn Education and Inequality Working Paper.
Daniel Aldana Cohen was interviewed in the Philadelphia Inquirer about the Texas electricity black-outs and how a Green New Deal could prevent such disasters.
Pilar Gonalons-Pons has published, with Markus Gangl, Regulated earnings security: the relationship between employment protection and unemployment scarring over the Great Recession in Socio-Economic Review.
Daniel Aldana Cohen advised Senator Ed Markey's office on its new environmental justice mapping bill, based on his ongoing research with the Socio-Spatial Climate Collaborative, and was cited in the bill announcement.
Penn Population Scientists Win NAM Catalyst Grant Award LDI Senior Fellow Iliana Kohler Leads Aging and Health Project in Malawi, Africa
W.E.B. Du Bois, Erving Goffman, Dorothy Swaine Thomas, and E. Digby Baltzell all broke new sociological ground while working at the University of Pennsylvania. As one of the oldest departments of sociology in the country, Penn Sociology continues its tradition of excellence with twenty-plus award-winning, distinguished faculty recognized for their scholarly achievements and leadership in the field.
Presentation: "Saying Race, Doing Class: Color Consciousness and Class Evasiveness in an Affluent, Diverse Suburban School"
Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: Rebbeca Tesfai, Associate Professor of Sociology, Temple University
Immigrant Neighborhoods and Eviction: Hidden Housing Crisis?
Develops a performance theory of Red Guard factional violence and traces the ritual process of the transformation of a political generation over a period of forty years.