ASA Press Releases - 2008




DECEMBER

December 17, 2008
Growing Income Gap Among U.S. Families Suggests Increasing Economic Insecurity, Threat to Middle Class Read more...

December 2, 2008
Gay Men's Risky Sexual Behavior Linked to Feeling Undesirable Read more...

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NOVEMBER

November 28, 2008
Health Care Reform: No Revolution in Sight Read more...

November 21, 2008
Pollution at Home Lurks Unrecognized, Instead Attributed to Large-scale Environmental Disasters Read more..

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OCTOBER

October 23, 2008
The Sociological "Contexts" of Politics in 2008 Read more...

October 23, 2008
Muslim Americans in Step With American Public on Political Engagement, Social Issues Read more...

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SEPTEMBER

September 30, 2008
Immigrant Children from Poor Countries Academically Outperform Those From Developed Countries Read more...

September 8, 2008
Mental Health News Briefs From the Journal of Health and Social Behavior Read more...

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AUGUST

August 11, 2008
Married Adults Report Better Health, But Singles are Catching Up Read more..

August 4, 2008
Breast Cancer Confessions: The Emotional Work of Disclosing a Diagnosis Read more...

August 3, 2008
Homeownership in Disadvantaged Neighborhoods Linked to Increased Political Participation Read more...

August 3, 2008
Toxic Drugs, Toxic System: Sociologist Predicts Drug Disasters Read more...

August 2, 2008
Family Type Has Less-Than-Expected Impact on Parental Involvement Read more...

August 2, 2008
Male College Students More Likely than Less-Educated Peers to Commit Property Crimes Read more...

August 1, 2008
Long Work Hours Widen the Gender Gap Read more...

August 1, 2008
Ties to War-dead are a Predictor of Likely Presidential Disapproval Read more...

August 1, 2008
Many "Failing" Schools aren't Failing When Measured on Impact Rather Than Achievement Read more...

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JULY

July 17, 2008
American Sociological Association Names 2009-2010 Leadership Read more...

July 14, 2008
Sociological Research Shows Combined Impact of Genetics, Social Factors on Delinquency Read more...

July 14, 2008
Sociological Analysis Shows Emergence of "Rights Revolution" in China Read more...

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JUNE

June 30, 2008
Statement of the American Sociological Association Regarding Aramark Labor Dispute Read more...

June 25, 2008
MEDIA ADVISORY: Sociologists Focus on Boston, Explore Local Issues and Hot Topics Read more...

June 12, 2008
Study: Women Make Management Strides When Firms Downsize, Restructure Read more...

June 11, 2008
Opting Out Revolution a Myth: Study Shows Steep Employment Gains for Women, Mothers Read more...

June 9, 2008
Latest Science and Technology Developments to Headline June 25 Capitol Hill Exhibition Read more...

June 9, 2008
Blacks, Hispanics, Women Most Satisfied with Military Read more...

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MAY

May 28, 2008
Leading Sociologists to Converge on Boston July 31-August 4 Read more...

May 13, 2008
U.S. Media Embedding Program in Iraq Accomplishes Mission Read more...

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APRIL

April 21, 2008
MEDIA ADVISORY: Sociologists Available to Comment on Environmental Issues in Observance of Earth Day, April 22 Read more...

April 16, 2008
With Age Comes Happiness, Sociological Study Shows Read more...

April 16, 2008
Older Americans are More Socially Engaged Than Commonly Thought Read more...

April 15, 2008
MEDIA ADVISORY: Sociological Experts Available to Comment on Papal Visit to the United States Read more...

April 8, 2008
Emerging Tech Markets Gain Credibility by Talking about the Competition Read more...

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MARCH

March 24, 2008
Why Do Highly Educated Arab American Women Have Low Employment Rates? Read more...

March 19, 2008
Job Hopping Has Costs Read more...

March 17, 2008
Immigration "Hot Spots" and Violent Crime Inversely Linked, According to Counterintuitive Research Read more...

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